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Pleasure and danger : exploring female sexuality

Author: Carole S Vance
Publisher: Boston : Routledge & K. Paul, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pleasure and danger.
Boston : Routledge & K. Paul, 1984
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carole S Vance
ISBN: 0710099746 9780710099747 0710202482 9780710202482
OCLC Number: 10753244
Notes: "The Papers ... originated at the Scholar and the Feminist IX conference ... held at Barnard College on April 24, 1982"--Page 3.
Description: xx, 462 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Despisals / Muriel Rukeyser --
Pleasure and danger : toward a politics of sexuality / Carole S. Vance --
Seeking ecstasy on the battlefield : danger and pleasure in nineteenth-century feminist sexual thought / Ellen Carol DuBois and Linda Gordon --
The taming of the id : feminist sexual politics, 1968-83 / Alice Echols --
Interstices : a small drama of words / Hortense J. Spillers --
Public silence, private terror / Dorothy Allison --
Everything they always wanted you to know : the ideology of popular sex literature / Meryl Altman --
Above and beyond politics : the sexual socialization of children / Mary S. Calderone --
Politically correct? Politically incorrrect? / Muriel Dimen --
Cultural and historical influences on sexuality in Hispanic/Latin women : implications for psychotherapy / Oliva M. Espin --
The myth of the perfect body / Roberta Galler --
The body politic : the defense of sexual restriction by anti-abortion activists / FayeGinsburg --
Variety : the pleasure in looking / Bette Gordon --
No more nice girls / Brett Harvey --
No progress in pleasure / Barbara Kruger --
Beyond politics? Children and sexuality / Kate Millett --
Fat and the fantasy of perfection / Carol Munter --
The fem question / Joan Nestle --
The misunderstanding : toward a more precise sexual vocabulary / Esther Newton and Shirley Walton --
The historical repression of women's sexuality / Patricia Murphy Robinson --
Thinking sex : notes for a radical theory of the politics of sexuality / Gayle Rubin --
Histoire d'O : the construction of a female subject / Kaja Silverman --
Search for tomorrow : on feminism and the reconstruction of teen romance / Sharon Thompson --
The forbidden : eroticism and taboo / Paula Webster --
Desire for the future : radical hope in passion and pleasure / Amber Hollibaugh --
Is it true what they say about colored pussy? ; Yo daddy! --
an 80s version of the dozens / hattie gossett --
One hour mama / Porter Grainger --
La dulce culpa ; What is left ; Loving in the war years ; Passage ; The slow dance / Cherrie Moraga --
Sex without love ; Bestiary ; The sisters of sexual treasure ; Outside the operating room of the sex-change doctor ; The partisans and the S.S. ; The solution / Sharon Olds --
Epilogue / Carole S. Vance.
Responsibility: edited by Carole S. Vance.
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