The Resource Perverse romanticism : aesthetics and sexuality in Britain, 1750-1832, Richard C. Sha

Perverse romanticism : aesthetics and sexuality in Britain, 1750-1832, Richard C. Sha

Label
Perverse romanticism : aesthetics and sexuality in Britain, 1750-1832
Title
Perverse romanticism
Title remainder
aesthetics and sexuality in Britain, 1750-1832
Statement of responsibility
Richard C. Sha
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Richard C. Sha's revealing study considers how science shaped notions of sexuality, reproduction, and gender in the Romantic period
Cataloging source
CN8ML
Dewey number
820.9/145
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR468.R65
LC item number
S53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Perverse romanticism : aesthetics and sexuality in Britain, 1750-1832, Richard C. Sha
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9781421402611
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-345) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Romantic science and the perversification of sexual pleasure -- Historicizing perversion: perversity, perversion, and the rise of function in the biological sciences -- One sex or two? Nervous bodies, romantic puberty, and the natural origins of perverse desires -- The perverse aesthetics of romanticism: purposiveness with purpose -- Fiery joys perverted to ten commands: William Blake, the perverse turn, and sexual liberation -- Byron, epic puberty, and polymorphous perversity
Control code
ocn794701442
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 359 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801890413
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9780801890413
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3559150x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794701442
  • pebcs0801890411

Library Locations

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