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Sexual Perversions, 1670–1890

  • Julie Peakman
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Introduction

A fascinating glimpse into the history of sexual perversions and diversions including fetishism, cross-dressing, 'effeminate' men and 'masculinized' women, sodomy, tribadism, masturbation, necrophilia, rape, paedophilia, flagellation, and sado-masochism, asking how these sexual inclinations were viewed at a particular time in history.

Keywords

female sex gender history identity masochism Perversion women

Editors and affiliations

  • Julie Peakman
    • 1
  1. 1.Birkbeck CollegeUniversity of LondonUK

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