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

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

Label
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
Creator
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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Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
E7B
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Schaffner, Anna Katharina
Dewey number
306.7/09
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ71
LC item number
.S333 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • 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, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
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
Control code
SPR774289016
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 315 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780230358904
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613361202
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Modernism and perversion : sexual deviance in sexology and literature, 1850-1930, Anna Katharina Schaffner, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
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
Control code
SPR774289016
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 315 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780230358904
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613361202
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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