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Haag examines the nineteenth-century obsession with the perils of seduction and twentieth-century disputes over white slavery, arranged marriages, interfacial relationships, and rape. The history of heterosexual modernity and identity must, she argues, be viewed as a crucial component of a much larger historical narrative — that of the ways in which individual freedom and citizenship have been continually redefined in American liberal culture. She illuminates the development of liberalism from its "classic" stage that ended after the post-Reconstruction era to a "modern" version that came to fruition with the judicial acceptance of the right to privacy. Finally, she shows how debates over the meaning of heterosexual consent and violence contributed to this transformation.

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ISBN:
9780801485183
Author:
Haag, Pamela Susan
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Location:
Ithaca N.Y. :
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Sexuality
Subject:
Sexual ethics
Subject:
Modern - 19th Century
Subject:
Women's rights
Subject:
Liberalism
Subject:
Sex and law
Subject:
Liberalism -- United States.
Subject:
Sexual consent.
Subject:
Sexual consent -- United States.
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Women's rights -- United States.
Subject:
World History-1650 to Present
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Publication Date:
19990731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
9.17x6.11x.59 in. .81 lbs.

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