Sex, Society & History

Vern L. Bullough

1976, ix+185pp.pp, ISBN 0-88135-886-9 L/C 76-12643, $7.95

Sex, Society & History

Sex in History: A Virgin Field; Attitudes toward Deviant Sex in Ancient Mesopotamia; Homosexuality as Submissive Behavior: Examples from Mythology; Medieval Medical and Scientific View of Woman; Transvestites in the Middle Ages; Heresy, Witchcraft, and Sexuality; An Early American Sex Manual; Problems and Methods for Research in Prostitution; Homosexuality and Its Confusion with “Secret Sin” in Prefreudian America; Polygamy: An Issue in the Election of 1860; Women, Menstruation and 19th Century Medicine; Transsexuality and the Medical Model; Sex and the Medical Model