Chapter 2. The Sexual Revolution

  1. Hazel Heath and
  2. Isabel White
  1. Hazel Heath

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774342.ch2

The Challenge of Sexuality in Health Care

The Challenge of Sexuality in Health Care

How to Cite

Heath, H. and White, I. (2001) The Sexual Revolution, in The Challenge of Sexuality in Health Care, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774342.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 OCT 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632048045

Online ISBN: 9780470774342

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Keywords:

  • sexual revolution;
  • sexuality;
  • commercialism;
  • economic growth;
  • social change

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Post-War Britain

  • Sex in the 1950s

  • Changing Roles

  • Mid-Twentieth Century Sexology

  • The Emergence of a Youth Culture

  • Liberation

  • Counter-Culture and Protest

  • Permissiveness

  • Legislation

  • Conclusion

  • References