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6 edition of Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Man found in the catalog.

Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Man

Massachusetts and the History of Sexuality in America

by Thomas A. Foster

  • 236 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Beacon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gender studies,
  • Social History,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • Sexual behavior,
  • Sex Roles (Sociological Aspects),
  • United States History (Specific Aspects),
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States - Colonial Period,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Human Sexuality,
  • History / United States / Colonial Period (1600-1775),
  • Men"s Studies - General,
  • 18th century,
  • Men,
  • Social conditions,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7944872M
    ISBN 100807050385
    ISBN 109780807050385

      So, at least, promises the author of “Harris’s List of Covent-Garden Ladies,” a popular eighteenth-century Zagat-style guide to the prostitutes of London, published annually between and. Prefaces to three eighteenth-century novels (): Mateo Aleman, dedication and preface of The life of Guzman d'Alfarache (tr., ) Francis Coventry, chapter 1 of book I and chapter 1 of book II of The history of Pompey the Little (); dedication of third edition () Royal Tyler, dedication and preface of The Algerine captive.

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"Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Man" begins by examining how men, as heads of households, held ultimate responsibility for sex -not only within their own marriages but also for the sexual behaviors of dependents and members of their households/5. Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Man begins by examining how men, as heads of households, held ultimate responsibility for sex—not only within their own marriages but also for the sexual behaviors of dependents and members of their households.

Foster then examines the ways sex solidified bonds in the community, including commercial ties among men, and how sex operated in courtship and social. Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Manbegins by examining how men, as heads of households, held ultimate responsibility for sex-not only within their own marriages but also for the sexual behaviors of /5(2).

Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Man begins by examining how men, as heads of households, ultimately held responsibility for sex within marriage and the sexual behaviors of dependents and household members.

Foster then turns to how sex solidified bonds in the community, including commercial ties among men/5(42). This compelling study of 18th-century male gender mores and sexuality is filled with engrossing historical details, demonstrating that 18th-century American ideas about masculinity were complexly.

Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Man begins by examining how men, as heads of households, held ultimate responsibility for sex -not only within their own marriages but also for the sexual behaviors of dependents and members of their households.

Foster then examines the ways sex solidified bonds in the community, including commercial ties among men, and how sex operated in courtship and social. Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Man begins by examining how men, as heads of households, held ultimate responsibility for sex--not only within their own marriages but also for the sexual behaviors of dependents and members of their households/5(42).

Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Man begins by examining how men, as heads of households, held ultimate responsibility for sex not only within their own marriages but also for the sexual behaviors of dependents and members of their households.

Foster then examines the ways sex solidified bonds in the community, including commercial ties among men, and how sex operated in courtship.

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Karen Harvey explores the construction of sexual difference and gender identity in eighteenth-century England.

Using erotic texts and their illustrations, and rooting this evidence firmly in historical context, Harvey provides a thoroughgoing critique of the orthodoxy of work on sexual difference in the history of the body.

She argues that eighteenth-century English erotic culture combined a. Barker-Benfield documents the emergence of the culture of sensibility that transformed British society of the eighteenth century. His account focuses on the rise of new moral and spiritual values and the struggle to redefine the group identities of men and women.

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"Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Man" begins by examining how men, as heads of households, held ultimate responsibility for sex -not only within their own marriages but also for the sexual behaviors of dependents and members of their households.

Sex and the eighteenth-century man: Massachusetts and the history of sexuality in America. [Thomas A Foster] -- "With few exceptions, sex is noticeably absent from popular histories chronicling colonial and Revolutionary America.

Eighteenth-century people were surprisingly open about sex. This was definitely not part of my college history class.

The book covers a lot of topics including marriage, homosexuality, race, and courtship/5. 12 Men’s Fashions: – The man’s profile slimmed down during the last decades of the eighteenth century, and the slender shape remained fashionable until the flamboyant brocades of the earlier eighteenth century gave way to finer fabrics in plain colors or stripes, and all adornment slowly vanished.

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WHN / May 8, Uncovering the nature of marital sex in the past is difficult as few people leave a written record of their sexual activity. A study of over one hundred upper-class couples’ letters across a two-hundred year period found no explicit references to sex, although sharing a bed—or more.

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