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Published: 20 October 2015

340 Pages | 16 illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199660513

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Sex, Knowledge, and Receptions of the Past

Edited by Kate Fisher and Rebecca Langlands

Classical Presences

  • Pioneers a new direction for the study of the history of human sexuality
  • Presents a broad set of interdisciplinary perspectives on the impact of the past on perceptions of human sexuality
  • Uses classical reception theory in familiar and new contexts
  • Confronts big questions about the authority of knowledge and the epistemology of history