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Theorizing the Sexual Child in Modernity

  • Authors
  • R. Danielle Egan
  • Gail Hawkes
Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. R. Danielle Egan, Gail Hawkes
    Pages 1-11
  3. R. Danielle Egan, Gail Hawkes
    Pages 13-32
  4. R. Danielle Egan, Gail Hawkes
    Pages 33-50
  5. R. Danielle Egan, Gail Hawkes
    Pages 51-73
  6. R. Danielle Egan, Gail Hawkes
    Pages 75-95
  7. R. Danielle Egan, Gail Hawkes
    Pages 97-123
  8. R. Danielle Egan, Gail Hawkes
    Pages 125-145
  9. R. Danielle Egan, Gail Hawkes
    Pages 147-156
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 157-190

About this book

Introduction

This ground-breaking work provides the first history of ideas about the sexual child in modernity. Beginning with twenty-first century panics about sexualization, the authors address why the sexual child excites such powerful emotions in the Anglophone west.

Keywords

child childhood emotion Freud history of ideas hygiene Infantile Sexuality work

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