Before Wilde : sex between men in Britain's age of reform
Upchurch, Charles, 1969-
Before Wilde : sex between men in Britain's age of reform / Charles Upchurch.
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2009.
xi, 276 p. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-264) and index.
- Families and sex between men
- Class, masculinity, and spaces
- Law and reform in the 1820s
- Public men : the metropolitan police
- Unnatural-assault reporting in the London press
- Patterns within the changes
- Conclusion: Character and medicine.
- Kinsey subjects
Homosexuality--Male--Great Britain--19th century.
Sex behavior--Great Britain--Male--19th Century.
Status of homosexuals.
9780520258532 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520258533 (cloth : alk. paper)