Chapter 26. Sexuality

  1. Chris Williams
  1. Lesley A. Hall

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997147.ch27

A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain

A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain

How to Cite

Hall, L. A. (2004) Sexuality, in A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain (ed C. Williams), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470997147.ch27

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631225799

Online ISBN: 9780470997147

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Keywords:

  • nineteenth-century great britain;
  • sexuality;
  • victorianism;
  • sexual morality;
  • commercial pornography

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Continuities, Shifts and Questions of Periodization

  • Vile Victorians?

  • Whores and Madonnas?

  • Beneath the Crinoline

  • Male Fears

  • The Convergence of the Twain

  • Alternative Positions

  • Taking Sex towards a New Era