A Global History of Sexuality: The Modern Era by Robert M. Buffington,Eithne Luibhéid,Donna J. Guy

By Robert M. Buffington,Eithne Luibhéid,Donna J. Guy

A worldwide heritage of Sexuality offers a provocative, wide-ranging creation to the background of sexuality from the past due eighteenth century to the current day.


  • Explores what sexuality has intended within the daily lives of people over the past two hundred years
  • Organized round 4 significant topics: the formation of sexual id, the rules of sexuality by way of societal norms, the rules of sexuality through associations, and the intersection of sexuality with globalization
  • Examines the subject from a comparative, international viewpoint, with well-chosen case stories to light up the wider themes
  • Includes interdisciplinary contributions from in demand historians, sociologists, anthropologists, and sexuality reviews scholars
  • Introduces very important theoretical thoughts in a transparent, available way

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