The Resource The sciences of homosexuality in early modern Europe, edited by Kenneth Borris and George Rousseau

The sciences of homosexuality in early modern Europe, edited by Kenneth Borris and George Rousseau

Label
The sciences of homosexuality in early modern Europe
Title
The sciences of homosexuality in early modern Europe
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kenneth Borris and George Rousseau
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ76.2.E9
LC item number
S35 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Borris, Kenneth
  • Rousseau, G. S.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homosexuality
  • Gays
  • Gays
  • Homosexuality in literature
Label
The sciences of homosexuality in early modern Europe, edited by Kenneth Borris and George Rousseau
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : the prehistory of homosexuality in the early modern sciences / Kenneth Borris -- Disorder of body, mind, or soul : male sexual deviance in Jacques Despars's commentary on Avicenna / Derek Neal -- Giulio Guastavini's commentary on pseudo-Aristotle's account of male same-sexual coitus, Problemata 4.26 / Faith Wallis -- Policing the anus: stuprum and sodomy according to Paolo Zacchia's forensic medicine / George Rousseau -- Syphilis and the silencing of sodomy in Juan Calvo's Tratatado del morbo gálico / Cristian Berco -- The strange medical silence on same-sex transmission of the pox, c.1660-c.1760 / Kevin Siena -- Sodomizing science : Cocles, Patricio Tricasso, and the constitutional morphologies of Renaissance male same-sex lovers / Kenneth Borris -- Representations of same-sex love in early modern astrology / P.G. Maxwell-Stuart -- Astrological conditioning of same-sexual relations in Girolamo Cardano's theoretical treatises and celebrity genitures / H. Darrel Rutkin -- "Bolognan boys are beautiful, tasteful, and mostly fine musicians" : Cardano on male same-sex love and music / Guido Giglioni -- Mercury falling : gender flexibility and eroticism in popular alchemy / Allison B. Kavey -- Intrigues of hermaphrodites and the intercourse of science with erotica / Winfried Schleiner -- Erotics versus sexualities : current science and reading early modern female same-sex relations / Harriette Andreadis
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 281 p.
Isbn
9780415403214
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
20070173 84
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)124158906
  • (OCoLC)124158906
Label
The sciences of homosexuality in early modern Europe, edited by Kenneth Borris and George Rousseau
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : the prehistory of homosexuality in the early modern sciences / Kenneth Borris -- Disorder of body, mind, or soul : male sexual deviance in Jacques Despars's commentary on Avicenna / Derek Neal -- Giulio Guastavini's commentary on pseudo-Aristotle's account of male same-sexual coitus, Problemata 4.26 / Faith Wallis -- Policing the anus: stuprum and sodomy according to Paolo Zacchia's forensic medicine / George Rousseau -- Syphilis and the silencing of sodomy in Juan Calvo's Tratatado del morbo gálico / Cristian Berco -- The strange medical silence on same-sex transmission of the pox, c.1660-c.1760 / Kevin Siena -- Sodomizing science : Cocles, Patricio Tricasso, and the constitutional morphologies of Renaissance male same-sex lovers / Kenneth Borris -- Representations of same-sex love in early modern astrology / P.G. Maxwell-Stuart -- Astrological conditioning of same-sexual relations in Girolamo Cardano's theoretical treatises and celebrity genitures / H. Darrel Rutkin -- "Bolognan boys are beautiful, tasteful, and mostly fine musicians" : Cardano on male same-sex love and music / Guido Giglioni -- Mercury falling : gender flexibility and eroticism in popular alchemy / Allison B. Kavey -- Intrigues of hermaphrodites and the intercourse of science with erotica / Winfried Schleiner -- Erotics versus sexualities : current science and reading early modern female same-sex relations / Harriette Andreadis
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 281 p.
Isbn
9780415403214
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
20070173 84
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)124158906
  • (OCoLC)124158906

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