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Bristow, Joseph

Joseph Bristow introduces readers to the most influential contemporary theories of sexual desire and reveals how 19th century scientists invented 'sexuality'. This fascinating guide makes complex theoretical ideas accessible to readers

Paperback, Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Routledge, 1997
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  • Newton Park – Three available in Main Collection 301.415/BRI and Art Collection 301.415/BRI

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Statement of responsibility: Joseph Bristow
ISBN: 0415084946, 0415122686, 9780415084949, 9780415122689
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-240) and index.
Physical Description: [ix], 248p. ; 20 cm.
Series: The new critical idiom
Subject: Sexology.; Sexual Ethics; Sex.

Author note

Joseph Bristowis Professor in the Department of English in UCLA. His recent books include The Fin-de-Siècle Poem: English Literary Culture and the 1890s (2005) and Oscar Wilde and Modern Culture: the Making of a Legend(2009). He is the editor of the various edition of Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray(2005), as well as editor of theJournal of Victorian Culture.