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Prescription for heterosexuality

Carolyn Herbst Lewis

Prescription for heterosexuality

sexual citizenship in the cold war era

by Carolyn Herbst Lewis

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Sexual behavior,
  • Citizenship,
  • Heterosexuality,
  • Married people,
  • Sex,
  • Physician"s Role,
  • Paternalism,
  • Social conditions,
  • Sexual Behavior,
  • History, 20th Century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-219) and index.

    StatementCarolyn Herbst Lewis
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ18.U5 L49 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 228 p. ;
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24803853M
    ISBN 100807834254
    ISBN 109780807834251
    LC Control Number2010010135
    OCLC/WorldCa607975606

    Prescription for Heterosexuality: Sexual Citizenship in the Cold War Era Read more. ISBN: OCLC Number: Reproduction Notes: Online-Ausg. Palo Alto, Calif. ebrary, online-Ressource. Description.

    Johnson, David K., "Prescription for Heterosexuality: Sexual Citizenship in the Cold War Era. By Carolyn Herbst Lewis" (). By Carolyn Herbst Lewis" (). History Faculty : David K. Johnson. In Prescription for Heterosexuality: Sexual Citizenship in the Cold War Era, Carolyn Herbst Lewis attempts to overcome this imbalance by studying the ways in which the medical profession helped to construct notions of sexual health and normality for white, middle-class Americans. Building on the extensive literature that establishes a.

    The premarital consultation is a program that physicians envisioned as a means of ensuring both the psychosexual adjustment of their patients and the stability of their patients' marriages. This chapter examines why the premarital pelvic examination is included as a part of a larger program of sexual preparation. In the s and s, physicians proposed the pelvic exams as a means of. Heterosexuality is romantic attraction, sexual attraction or sexual behavior between persons of the opposite sex or a sexual orientation, heterosexuality is "an enduring pattern of emotional, romantic, and/or sexual attractions" to persons of the opposite sex; it "also refers to a person's sense of identity based on those attractions, related behaviors, and membership in a community.


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