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Reforming the moral subject : ethics and sexuality in Central Europe, 1890-1930

Author
Matysik, Tracie.
Title
Reforming the moral subject : ethics and sexuality in Central Europe, 1890-1930 / Tracie Matysik.
Format
Book
Published
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2008.
Description
xiii, 302 p. ; 24 cm.
URL
<Table of contents only> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0824/2008033583.html
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-289) and index.
Contents
  • Introduction : critical ethics, or the subject of reform
  • An ethics of Gesellschaft
  • The "new ethic" : a particularist challenge
  • Conflicted sexualities and conflicted secularisms
  • Global influences, local responses
  • Moral laws and impossible laws : the "female homosexual" and the Criminal Code
  • Social matters : social democracy and the ethics of materialism
  • Losses and unlikely legacies : psychoanalysis and femininity
  • Afterword : moral citizenship, or ethics beyond the law.
Kinsey subjects
Sex ethics--Europe. Sex attitudes--Eurpoe. Social ethics history--Europe.
ISBN
9780801447129 (cloth : alk. paper) 0801447127 (cloth : alk. paper) 40015921513 1592151302 9781592151301
Standard Identifier
40015921513

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
176 M43 r4 2008
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute