With thirty-one contributions spanning colonized contexts across the world, The Routledge Companion to Sexuality and Colonialism documents the interventions into reproductive and sexual lives that upheld colonial projects.
Empire and Colonialism
This first study of the legal history of sex offences in Mandate Palestine pioneers a new socio-cultural perspective on evidence: plausibility.
A history of sexual attitudes and behaviour through five hundred years of empire-building around the world.
How elites used politicized homophobia to consolidate their moral and political authority.
How ideas of deviant female sexuality became foundational to modern social thought in colonial India.
A sixteenth-century scribe recorded the sexual and reproductive behaviour of indigenous women in colonial Mexico.
Contraceptive Diplomacy narrates a transnational history of birth control in the context of imperial struggles between the United States and Japan.