Education of the Senses: The Bourgeois Experience: Victoria to Freud #2020

Education of the Senses: The Bourgeois Experience: Victoria to Freud By Peter Gay Education of the Senses The Bourgeois Experience Victoria to Freud Education of the Senses draws on a vast array of primary sources to reexamine nineteenth century sexual behavior overturning a number of stereotypes especially about women and sexuality
  • Title: Education of the Senses: The Bourgeois Experience: Victoria to Freud
  • Author: Peter Gay
  • ISBN: 9780393319040
  • Page: 352
  • Format: Paperback
  • Education of the Senses: The Bourgeois Experience: Victoria to Freud By Peter Gay
    Education of the Senses: The Bourgeois Experience: Victoria to Freud By Peter Gay Education of the Senses draws on a vast array of primary sources to reexamine nineteenth century sexual behavior, overturning a number of stereotypes, especially about women and sexuality.
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    • Peter Gay

      The son of a glassware maker, Peter Joachim Fr hlich grew up in Germany as the Nazis rose to power Escaping in 1938 with the rest of his family on the last boat of refugees admitted to Cuba, he gained entry with them to the United States two years later, whereupon he changed his name to Gay He graduated from the University of Denver in 1946 and earned a master s and doctorate in history from Columbia University.Gay taught at Columbia from 1947 until 1969 In 1969 he joined the faculty at Yale University, where he taught until he retired as Sterling Professor of History in 1993 He was a former director of the New York Public Library s Center for Scholars and Writers from 1997 until 2003 Gay was the recipient of numerous awards, including the National Book Award and the received the American Historical Association s AHA Award for Scholarly Distinction.

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    • Seems to me that the reviews has above do not refer to volume one of this landmark five volume history of the bourgeois Same goes for at least one of the reviews below This series by Peter Gay chronicles the Bourgeois Century , roughly 1820 to the first world war Gay s approach is anchored by a commitment to Freudian theory and a cross cultural approach that takes in British, French, German and American culture with equal interest His scholarship is careful and nuanced He draws equally adeptly f [...]


    • Gay loses a star for the formulaic okay, sometimes not so formulaic Freudianism of his readings I found these an irritant and, frankly, unnecessary This volume covers sexuality in all its manifestations He discusses birth control, female emancipation, death in childbirth, sex education, etc and concludes that experience was both diverse and often un Victorian I am definitely going on to the second volume when it arrives.



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