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The Resource The transformation of intimacy : sexuality, love and eroticism in modern societies, Anthony Giddens, (electronic book)

The transformation of intimacy : sexuality, love and eroticism in modern societies, Anthony Giddens, (electronic book)

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The transformation of intimacy : sexuality, love and eroticism in modern societies
Title
The transformation of intimacy
Title remainder
sexuality, love and eroticism in modern societies
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Giddens
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The sexual revolution: an evocative term, but what meaning can be given to it today? How does 'sexuality' come into being and what connections does it have with the changes that have affected personal life on a more general plane? In answering these questions, Anthony Giddens disputes many of the dominant interpretations of the role of sexuality in modern culture. The emergence of what the author calls plastic sexuality - sexuality freed from its intrinsic relation to reproduction - is analysed in terms of the long-term development of the modern social order and social influences of the last f
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Giddens, Anthony
Dewey number
306.7
LC call number
HQ21 .G48 2013
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Sex
  • Sex role
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Love
Label
The transformation of intimacy : sexuality, love and eroticism in modern societies, Anthony Giddens, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1 Everyday Experiments, Relationships, Sexuality; 2 Foucault on Sexuality; 3 Romantic Love and Other Attachments; 4 Love, Commitment and the Pure Relationship; 5 Love, Sex and Other Addictions; 6 The Sociological Meaning of Codependence; 7 Personal Turbulence, Sexual Troubles; 8 Contradictions of the Pure Relationship; 9 Sexuality, Repression, Civilisation; 10 Intimacy as Democracy; Index
Control code
PurchEBL1272677
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (222 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745610122
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The transformation of intimacy : sexuality, love and eroticism in modern societies, Anthony Giddens, (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1 Everyday Experiments, Relationships, Sexuality; 2 Foucault on Sexuality; 3 Romantic Love and Other Attachments; 4 Love, Commitment and the Pure Relationship; 5 Love, Sex and Other Addictions; 6 The Sociological Meaning of Codependence; 7 Personal Turbulence, Sexual Troubles; 8 Contradictions of the Pure Relationship; 9 Sexuality, Repression, Civilisation; 10 Intimacy as Democracy; Index
Control code
PurchEBL1272677
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (222 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745610122
Specific material designation
remote

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