Sodomites, Pederasts, and Tribades in Eighteenth-Century France: A Documentary History

Sodomites, Pederasts, and Tribades in Eighteenth-Century France: A Documentary History➬ Sodomites, Pederasts, and Tribades in Eighteenth-Century France: A Documentary History Read ➵ Author Jeffrey Merrick – Tbjewellers.co.uk In this book Jeffrey Merrick brings together a rich array of primary source documents many of which are published or translated here for the first time that depict in detail the policing of same sex p In this book Jeffrey and Tribades PDF/EPUB ç Merrick brings together a rich array of primary source documents many of which are published or translated here Sodomites, Pederasts, ePUB ½ for the first time that depict in detail the policing of same sex populations in eighteenth century France and the ways in which Pederasts, and Tribades Epub Û Parisians regarded what they called sodomy or pederasty and tribadism Taken together these documents suggest that male and female same sex relations played Pederasts, and Tribades in Eighteenth-Century PDF/EPUB ² a visible public role in Enlightenment era society than was previously believedThe translated and annotated sources included here show how robust the same sex subculture was in eighteenth century Paris as well as how widespread the policing of sodomy was at the time Part includes archival police records from the s to the s that show how the police attempted to manage sodomitical activity through surveillance and repression part includes excerpts from treatises and encyclopedias published nouvelles collections of news and libelles libelous writingsfictive portrayals and Enlightenment treatments of the topic that include calls for legal reform Together these sources show how contemporaries understood same Pederasts, and Tribades in Eighteenth-Century PDF/EPUB ² sex relations in multiple contexts and cultures including their own The resulting volume is an unprecedented look at the role of same sex relations in the culture and society of the eraThe product of years of archival research curated translated and annotated by a premier expert in the field Sodomites Pederasts and Tribades in Eighteenth Century France provides a foundational primary text for the study and teaching of the history of sexuality.

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Sodomites, Pederasts, and Tribades in Eighteenth-Century
  • Hardcover
  • 272 pages
  • Sodomites, Pederasts, and Tribades in Eighteenth-Century France: A Documentary History
  • Jeffrey Merrick
  • 14 May 2016
  • 0271083352

8 thoughts on “Sodomites, Pederasts, and Tribades in Eighteenth-Century France: A Documentary History

  1. says:

    Definitely skimmed through for the sapphic stuff but very interesting and informative Tribadism female homosexuality was somehow simultaneouslyacceptable than male sodomy and alsoconfusing and inexplicable The most interesting distinction is the one between public vs private police records abound of arrests for sodomy, for male prostitutes, for derelict male homosexual behaviour There were no material records of this kind for female tribades, because they werelike Definitely skimmed through for the sapphic stuff but very interesting and informative Tribadism female homosexuality was somehow simultaneouslyacceptable than male sodomy and alsoconfusing and inexplicable The most interesting distinction is the one between public vs private police records abound of arrests for sodomy, for male prostitutes, for derelict male homosexual behaviour There were no material records of this kind for female tribades, because they werelikely to be in private in salons, homes, etc Also were several insinuations that isolation would lead a woman into homosexuality.Finally it s interesting especially now to see the role the police force played even in early modern France surveil, patrol, and social control of supposed immorality

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