Through the keyhole

A history of sex, space and public modesty in modern France
Author(s): 
Iacub, Marcela
Author(s): 
Swamy, Vinay
ISBN: 
9781784991524
Date published: 
April 2016
Paperback
Price: 
£17.99

This interdisciplinary study of the modern formation of concepts of public decency in France proceeds through a focus on the word pudeur (modesty), following its incidence across a wide range of cultural domains.