Sexual Politics in the Church of England, 1857-1957

Author(s): 
Jones, Timothy Willem
ISBN: 
9780199655106
Date published: 
November 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£55.00

Uncovers a surprising history in which the Church of England successfully negotiated a series of sexual controversies. In contrast to its contemporary reputation, through much of this time the Church led social change in these areas, welcoming more equal relations between the sexes and embracing sexual pleasure as a deep human good.