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Doan, Laura L., 1951-
Disturbing practices : history, sexuality, and women's experience of modern war / Laura Doan
Alternate Title History, sexuality, and women's experience of modern war
Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, c2013
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  HQ29 .D57 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Women -- Sexual behavior
Lesbians -- Sexual behavior
Women and war
Queer theory
Physical Description xiv, 278 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: History and sexuality/sexuality and history -- The practice of sexual history -- An uncommon project: The discipline problem reconsidered -- Genealogy inside and out -- Practicing sexual history -- Topsy-turvydom: Gender, sexuality, and the problem of categorization -- "We cannot use that word": On the habits of naming, name calling and self-naming -- Normal soap and elastic hymens: Historicizing the modern norms of sexuality
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-266) and index

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