The Routledge History of Sex and the Body, 1500 to the Present

Author(s): 
Toulalan, Sarah
Author(s): 
Fisher, Kate
ISBN: 
9780415472371
Date published: 
March 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£100.00

The Routledge History of Sex and the Body provides an overview of the main themes surrounding the history of sexuality from 1500 to the present day. Focusing on sexuality and the body in the West, but also considering interactions with a broader globe, thematic chapters survey the major areas of debate and discussion. Covering themes such as science, identity, the gaze, courtship, reproduction, sexual violence and the importance of race, this volume offers a comprehensive view of the history of sex and the body.