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Love and sex: che poco spera e nulla chiede

Posted by luno in sexualities, Freud, sex differences, feminism, Weininger (Saturday January 7, 2006 at 4:16 pm)
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Notes on:
Suzanne Raitt, “Sex, Love and the Homosexual Body in Early Sexology”
Love and its redemptive capacity were celebrated by early sexologists, Havelock Ellis and Edward Carpenter. Later thinkers in the field (also loosely classed as “sexologists” by Raitt), Weininger and Freud tended to denigrate it. Even though the latter two may have offered an “attenuated” […]

 
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