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The Resource Outspoken women : an anthology of women's writing on sex, 1870-1969, edited by Lesley A. Hall

Outspoken women : an anthology of women's writing on sex, 1870-1969, edited by Lesley A. Hall

Label
Outspoken women : an anthology of women's writing on sex, 1870-1969
Title
Outspoken women
Title remainder
an anthology of women's writing on sex, 1870-1969
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lesley A. Hall
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Studying a broader period than its contemporaries, this comprehensive study reveals a neglected tradition of British women's writing from the Victorian era to the sexual revolution of the 1960s. Outspoken Women brings together the many and varied non-fictional writings of British women on sexual attitudes and behaviour, beginning nearly a hundred years prior to the 'second wave' of feminism. Commentators cover a broad range of perspectives and include Darwinists, sexologists, and campaigners against the spread of VD, as well as women writing about their own lives and experi
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
306.7/082/09410904
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ18.G7
LC item number
O98 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2005 O-126
  • HQ 18.G7
NLM item number
O94 2005
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Hall, Lesley A.
Series statement
Women's and Gender History
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  • Sex customs
  • Sex customs
  • Sex instruction literature
  • Women social reformers
  • Women authors, English
  • Women authors, English
  • Sex role in literature
  • Sexual Behavior
  • Social Change
  • Women
  • Literature
  • Social Values
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • United Kingdom
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Sex customs
  • Sex instruction literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Women authors, English
  • Women social reformers
  • Great Britain
Label
Outspoken women : an anthology of women's writing on sex, 1870-1969, edited by Lesley A. Hall
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 324-333) and index
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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
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 The Victorians, 1870-1901; Marriage; Desire, pleasure and satisfaction; Heterosexual relationships outside marriage; Prostitution and venereal disease; Birth control; Ignorance and sex education; 2 The suffrage era, 1902-1918; Marriage; Desire, pleasure and satisfaction; Heterosexual relationships outside marriage; Same-sex relationships, celibacy, and singleness generally; Prostitution and venereal disease; Birth control; Ignorance and sex education; 3 The Stopes era, 1918-1929; Marriage
  • Desire, pleasure and satisfactionHeterosexual relationships outside marriage; Same-sex relationships, celibacy, and singleness generally; Prostitution and venereal disease; Birth control; Ignorance and sex education; 4 The Depression and war, 1930-1945; Marriage; Desire, pleasure and satisfaction; Heterosexual relationships outside marriage; Same-sex relationships, celibacy, and singleness generally; Prostitution and venereal disease; Birth control; Ignorance and sex education; 5 Sex in the Welfare State, 1945-1969; Marriage; Desire, pleasure and satisfaction
  • Heterosexual relationships outside marriageSame-sex relationships, celibacy, and singleness generally; Prostitution and venereal disease; Birth control; Ignorance and sex education; Appendix: Biographical notes on authors; Further reading; Bibliography of works cited; Index
Control code
879074460
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Extent
1 online resource (353 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306717472
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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602998
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879074460
Label
Outspoken women : an anthology of women's writing on sex, 1870-1969, edited by Lesley A. Hall
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 324-333) 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
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 The Victorians, 1870-1901; Marriage; Desire, pleasure and satisfaction; Heterosexual relationships outside marriage; Prostitution and venereal disease; Birth control; Ignorance and sex education; 2 The suffrage era, 1902-1918; Marriage; Desire, pleasure and satisfaction; Heterosexual relationships outside marriage; Same-sex relationships, celibacy, and singleness generally; Prostitution and venereal disease; Birth control; Ignorance and sex education; 3 The Stopes era, 1918-1929; Marriage
  • Desire, pleasure and satisfactionHeterosexual relationships outside marriage; Same-sex relationships, celibacy, and singleness generally; Prostitution and venereal disease; Birth control; Ignorance and sex education; 4 The Depression and war, 1930-1945; Marriage; Desire, pleasure and satisfaction; Heterosexual relationships outside marriage; Same-sex relationships, celibacy, and singleness generally; Prostitution and venereal disease; Birth control; Ignorance and sex education; 5 Sex in the Welfare State, 1945-1969; Marriage; Desire, pleasure and satisfaction
  • Heterosexual relationships outside marriageSame-sex relationships, celibacy, and singleness generally; Prostitution and venereal disease; Birth control; Ignorance and sex education; Appendix: Biographical notes on authors; Further reading; Bibliography of works cited; Index
Control code
879074460
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (353 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306717472
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
602998
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879074460

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