Sexual science: the Victorian construction of womanhood

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Harvard University Press, 1989 - History - 245 pages
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Recounts the efforts of a group of white male scientists at the turn of the century to prove women inferior to men, detailing the spurious and often comic arguments marshalled in support of this position

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Contents

How to Tell the Girls from the Boys
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Up and Down the Phyletic Ladder
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Hairy Men and Beautiful Women
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