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The Resource Modernism and perversion : sexual deviance in sexology and literature, 1850-1930, Anna Katharina Schaffner

Modernism and perversion : sexual deviance in sexology and literature, 1850-1930, Anna Katharina Schaffner

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Modernism and perversion : sexual deviance in sexology and literature, 1850-1930
Title
Modernism and perversion
Title remainder
sexual deviance in sexology and literature, 1850-1930
Statement of responsibility
Anna Katharina Schaffner
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Charting the construction of sexual perversions in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century medical, psychiatric and psychological discourse, Schaffner argues that sexologists' preoccupation with these perversions was a response to specifically modern concerns, and illuminates the role of literary texts in the formation of sexological knowledge"--
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Schaffner, Anna Katharina
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Modernism and
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  • Paraphilias
  • Sexology
  • Sex customs in literature
  • Sex in literature
  • Modernism (Literature)
Label
Modernism and perversion : sexual deviance in sexology and literature, 1850-1930, Anna Katharina Schaffner
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- PART I: THE PERVERSIONS IN SEXOLOGY -- The Birth of a Science: From Masturbation Theory to Krafft-Ebing -- The French Scene: Degeneration Theory and the Invention of Fetishism -- Sexology in England: Ellis, Carpenter and Lawrence -- The Golden Age of Sexology in Germany: Activism, Institutionalization and the Anthropological Turn -- Freud, Literature and the Perversification of Mankind -- PART II: THE PERVERSIONS IN MODERNIST LITERATURE -- Homosexuality: Thomas Mann and the Degenerate Sublime -- Anal Sex: D.H. Lawrence and the Back Door to Transcendence -- Sadism: Marcel Proust and the Banality of Evil -- Masochism: Franz Kafka and the Eroticization of Suffering -- Fetishism: Georges Bataille and Sexual-Textual Transgression -- Conclusion -- Bibliography
Control code
748328715
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xxi, 315 pages
Isbn
9780230231627
Lccn
2011047522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Modernism and perversion : sexual deviance in sexology and literature, 1850-1930, Anna Katharina Schaffner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- PART I: THE PERVERSIONS IN SEXOLOGY -- The Birth of a Science: From Masturbation Theory to Krafft-Ebing -- The French Scene: Degeneration Theory and the Invention of Fetishism -- Sexology in England: Ellis, Carpenter and Lawrence -- The Golden Age of Sexology in Germany: Activism, Institutionalization and the Anthropological Turn -- Freud, Literature and the Perversification of Mankind -- PART II: THE PERVERSIONS IN MODERNIST LITERATURE -- Homosexuality: Thomas Mann and the Degenerate Sublime -- Anal Sex: D.H. Lawrence and the Back Door to Transcendence -- Sadism: Marcel Proust and the Banality of Evil -- Masochism: Franz Kafka and the Eroticization of Suffering -- Fetishism: Georges Bataille and Sexual-Textual Transgression -- Conclusion -- Bibliography
Control code
748328715
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xxi, 315 pages
Isbn
9780230231627
Lccn
2011047522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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