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  1. Sex, Politics and Society

    The Regulations of Sexuality Since 1800, 3rd Edition

    By Jeffrey Weeks

    Series: Themes In British Social History

    A pioneering study which has become an established classic in its field, Sex, Politics and Society provides a lucid and comprehensive analysis of the transformations of British sexual life from 1800 to the present. These changes are firmly located in the wider context of social change, from...

    Published June 28th 2012 by Routledge

  2. The Languages of Sexuality

    By Jeffrey Weeks

    Words, Freud once wrote, are magic. Nowhere have words been more magical than in the writing of sexuality. Through words and concepts we learn what is good or bad, pleasurable or painful, significant and insignificant. The terms we use about sexuality do not simply describe something out there....

    Published April 27th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Sexuality

    3rd Edition

    By Jeffrey Weeks

    Series: Key Ideas

    For over twenty years, Sexuality has provided a cutting edge introduction to debates about sexualities, gender, and intimate life. Previous editions included pioneering discussions of the historical shaping of sexuality, identity politics, the rise of fundamentalism, the social impact of AIDS, the...

    Published September 28th 2009 by Routledge

  4. The World We Have Won

    The Remaking of Erotic and Intimate Life

    By Jeffrey Weeks

    The World We Have Won is a major study of transformations in erotic and intimate life since 1945. We are living in a world of transition, in the midst of a long, unfinished but profound revolution that has transformed the possibilities of living out our sexual diversities. This book provides a...

    Published June 21st 2007 by Routledge

  5. Sexuality

    2nd Edition

    By Jeffrey Weeks, Jeffrey Weeks

    Series: Key Ideas

    We are almost programmed into thinking of our sexuality as a wholly natural feature of life. But sexual relations are but one form of social relations, as Jeffrey Weeks makes clear in his book. Drawing on the analyses of Michel Foucault, amongst others, the book examines the social, moral and...

    Published June 1st 2004 by Routledge

  6. The Shape of Space

    2nd Edition

    By Jeffrey R. Weeks

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Pure and Applied Mathematics

    Maintaining the standard of excellence set by the previous edition, this textbook covers the basic geometry of two- and three-dimensional spaces Written by a master expositor, leading researcher in the field, and MacArthur Fellow, it includes experiments to determine the true shape of the universe...

    Published December 12th 2001 by CRC Press

  7. Same Sex Intimacies

    Families of Choice and Other Life Experiments

    By Catherine Donovan, Brian Heaphy, Jeffrey Weeks

    Our families are increasingly a matter of choice, and the choices are widening all the time. This is particularly true of the non-heterosexual world, where the last ten years have seen a popular acceptance of same sex partnerships and, to a lesser extent, of same sex parenting. Based on extensive...

    Published May 10th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Sexuality

    By Jeffrey Weeks

    Series: Key Ideas

    Published May 29th 1986 by Routledge

  9. Sexuality and Its Discontents

    Meanings, Myths, and Modern Sexualities

    By Jeffrey Weeks

    Few topics evoke so much anxiety and pleasure, pain and hope, discussion and silence as sexuality. Throughout the Christian era it has been a major moral preoccupation. Since the eighteenth century it has also been the focus of 'scientific' exploration and political activity. But, despite this...

    Published June 17th 1985 by Routledge

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