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Courtship

Aaron Gwyn (ed.)

in Every True Pleasure: LGBTQ Tales of North Carolina

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781469646800
eISBN:
9781469646824
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469646800.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

In Courtship, a short story by Aaron Gwyn, Jansen, a bartender secretly in love with his best friend,Wisnat, a barber, agrees to help Wisnat seduce a woman by drugging her drinks, but the act brings ... More


Is This the End? Closure and Playfulness in the Last Sentence

Stefan Tilg

in Apuleius’ Metamorphoses: A Study in Roman Fiction

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780198706830
eISBN:
9780191778513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198706830.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The ‘open’ ending of the Metamorphoses has left a number of scholars unsatisfied. This together with arguments from palaeography and transmission has led to the idea of a missing final part, which ... More


Beauty Experts and Hairdressing Entrepreneurs

Paul R. Deslandes

in The Culture of Male Beauty in Britain: From the First Photographs to David Beckham

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780226771618
eISBN:
9780226805313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226805313.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter argues that the male face and body and the relationship between personal appearance and notions of selfhood played a central role in the consumer culture of Victorian and Edwardian ... More


Proscar and Propecia: the Gary and Jerry show

Eugene H. Cordes

in Hallelujah Moments: Tales of Drug Discovery

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780190080457
eISBN:
9780190080488
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190080457.003.0002
Subject:
Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry

Tracking down the metabolic basis of a remarkable human single-gene genetic disease provided the insight required to discover drugs to prevent prostate gland growth in aging men (benign prostatic ... More


Hair and hair loss (alopecia)

Tess McPherson

in Skin conditions in young people: A practical guide on how to be comfortable in your skin

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2022
ISBN:
9780192895424
eISBN:
9780191926792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192895424.003.0010
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Clinical Medicine

This chapter introduces the role of hair, both in our health and in society, before providing an overview of the conditions in which hair growth can be affected. These include hirsutism—excessive ... More


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