Franklin

Framing Premodern Desires : Sexual Ideas, Attitudes, and Practices in Europe.

Author/Creator:
Lidman, Satu.
Publication:
Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2017.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (257 pages)
Series:
Crossing Boundaries: Turku Medieval and Early Modern Studies
Crossing Boundaries: Turku Medieval and Early Modern Studies
Status/Location:
Loading...

Options
Location Notes Your Loan Policy

Details

Subjects:
Sex -- Europe -- History -- To 1500.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
Cover
Table of contents
Editors' foreword
Satu Lidman, Tom Linkinen, Marjo Kaartinen, and Meri Heinonen
Framing premodern desires between sexuality, sin, and crime: An introduction / Garthine Walker
Part I - Transforming ideas and practices
The naturalness of sex in medieval Roman law / Thomas Parry-Jones
Desire after Foucault: A re-evaluation of sex and sin in English medieval pastoral manuals / Kathleen Smith
Incest between in-laws: A matter of life and death in Sweden in 1700 / Bonnie Clementsson
Dialectics of virginity: Controlling the morals of youth in the early modern Polish countryside / Tomasz Wiślicz
The first sexual revolution / Faramerz Dabhoiwala
Part II - Constructing passions
Love and desire in French moralist discourse / Carin Franzén
Between books and brothels: The sexual scholarship of Hadriaan Beverland (1650-1716) / Karen Hollewand
The dream and the sin: Erotic dream in the France of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / Juliette Lancel
The lame man makes the best lecher: Sex, sin, and the disabled Renaissance body / Kaye McLelland
Between passion and lust: Framing male desire in early modern Sweden / Jonas Liliequist
Epilogue: What happens between the covers: Writing premodern desire for audiences beyond academia / Lois Leveen
About the authors
Index
List of tables and pictures
Table 1 - Incest prohibitions and penalties in Sweden in 1700
Picture 1 - Peasant women from the environs of Jarosław: married woman wearing a bonnet and maidens in wreaths
Picture 2 - Image of Sappho (female classical poet)
Picture 3 - Arrangement of images
Picture 4 - Portrait of Beverland by Ary de Vois (1670s).
Notes:
Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
Contributor:
Linkinen, Tom.
Heinonen, Meri.
Kaartinen, Marjo.
Other format:
Print version: Lidman, Satu Framing Premodern Desires
ISBN:
9789048529001
9789089649843
OCLC:
1004196284