This is a history of 20th century medical explanations for sexual crime, from indecent exposure to sadistic violence, and medico-legal attempts at rehabilitation and cure.
Tag: British history
Homosexuality on the Small Screen examines the history of television and its role in exploring gay lives and constructing ideas around sexual identity.
One man’s private collection of Victorian pornography is now an important historical source.
Coming out was a core value of gay liberation, but trade unions interpreted attempts at self-organisation by minority groups as divisive.
The Oral History Society LGBTQ special interest group has shown the important role oral history plays in researching LGBTQ lives.
Why is women’s masturbation absent from most studies examining sexual practices of early modern people?
The history of the concept of psychological androgyny both raises and responds to the question “what is the history of sexuality?”