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Conclusion

Hera Cook

in The Long Sexual Revolution: English Women, Sex, and Contraception 1800-1975

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199252183
eISBN:
9780191719240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199252183.003.0017
Subject:
History, Social History

Immense positive change has taken place in English people's sexual and emotional lives. This is reflected in changing family forms and greater acceptance of sexual variation of all kinds. These ... More


Postcards from the Edge: Narratives of Sex and Relationship Breakdown Among Gay Men

Damien Ridge and Rebecca Wright

in The Story of Sexual Identity: Narrative Perspectives on the Gay and Lesbian Life Course

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195326789
eISBN:
9780199870356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326789.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter explores some of the complex challenges that are part of the lives of gay men in the early 21st century. It considers two potential experiences in the gay male life course that remain ... More


Sex and sentiment

Melanie Tebbutt

in Being Boys: Youth, Leisure and Identity in the Inter-war Years

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780719066139
eISBN:
9781781704097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719066139.003.0005
Subject:
History, Social History

Chapter 4 suggests that much interwar social behaviour was more relaxed than before the First World War and the informalising trends of popular culture exposed generational fissures which were ... More


Reproductive and Sexual Health

Rebecca J. Cook, Bernard M. Dickens, and Mahmoud F. Fathalla

in Reproductive Health and Human Rights: Integrating Medicine, Ethics, and Law

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199241323
eISBN:
9780191696909
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199241323.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter discusses how the concept of reproductive health has been fashioned in response to the fragmentation of existing services related to health in reproduction and the medical aspects of ... More


Introduction

Dale M. Bauer

in Sex Expression and American Women Writers 1860–1940

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832301
eISBN:
9781469605647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807887691_bauer.4
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This book begins with a discussion of Mary Austin's treatise on how women might understand “the great adventure of sex life” in the twentieth century: Love and the Soul Maker. In explaining the ... More


Sex in an ideology of love

Torbjörn Bildtgård and Peter Öberg

in Intimacy and Ageing: New Relationships in Later Life

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447326496
eISBN:
9781447326526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447326496.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

Until recently the sex life of older people was more or less invisible in family and gerontological research. This chapter contributes to breaking this silence by focusing on the role and meaning of ... More


‘And Death Shall Follow in His Wake’ (cf. Revelation 6.8): Vernon Howell, David Koresh, and the Branch Davidians, 1986–1993

Kenneth G. C. Newport

in The Branch Davidians of Waco: The History and Beliefs of an Apocalyptic Sect

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199245741
eISBN:
9780191697494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199245741.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

David Koresh was wise enough to recognize how important it was not to underestimate George Roden. Instead of pursuing a formal leadership question on this issue, Koresh spent two years in intensive ... More


Sex and the Civil War: Soldiers, Pornography, and the Making of American Morality

Judith Giesberg

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469631271
eISBN:
9781469631295
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469631271.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

Civil War soldiers enjoyed unprecedented access to obscene materials of all sorts, including mass-produced erotic fiction, carte de visite, playing cards, and stereographs. With a series of ... More


Paula

Deepak Singh

in How May I Help You?: An Immigrant's Journey from MBA to Minimum Wage

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780520293304
eISBN:
9780520966475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293304.003.0022
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter is about Paula – a twenty-year-old colleague who unexpectedly volunteered information about her personal life to author, which makes him think about his own life when he was her age in ... More


Introduction

in Brides of Christ: Conventual Life in Colonial Mexico

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804752831
eISBN:
9780804787512
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804752831.003.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this volume which is about convent life in colonial Mexico. This volume examines the rules that governed nunneries and analyzes the daily and personal ... More


The Early Lives of John Milton

Thomas N. Corns

in Writing Lives: Biography and Textuality, Identity and Representation in Early Modern England

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199698233
eISBN:
9780191803772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199698233.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter presents an account of the early lives of English poet and man of letters, John Milton. It examines five different but interconnected texts, all of which are found in The Early Lives of ... More


The Heart Still Wants What it Wants: Vicky Cristina Barcelona and You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger

Peter J. Bailey

in The Reluctant Film Art of Woody Allen

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813167190
eISBN:
9780813167862
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813167190.003.0023
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Of his twenty-first-century releases, Vicky Cristina Barcelona and You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger are his most consistently satirical films, and although both were met with highly mixed reviews, ... More


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