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The Resource Christianity and sexuality in the early modern world : regulating desire, reforming practice, Merry Wiesner-Hanks

Christianity and sexuality in the early modern world : regulating desire, reforming practice, Merry Wiesner-Hanks

Label
Christianity and sexuality in the early modern world : regulating desire, reforming practice
Title
Christianity and sexuality in the early modern world
Title remainder
regulating desire, reforming practice
Statement of responsibility
Merry Wiesner-Hanks
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The book surveys the ways in which Christian ideas and institutions shaped sexual norms and conduct from the time of Luther and Columbus to that of Thomas Jefferson. It is global in scope and geographic in organization, with chapters on Protestant, Catholic, and Orthodox Europe, Latin America, Africa and Asia, and North America. All the key topics are covered, including marriage and divorce, fornication and illegitimacy, clerical sexuality, same-sex relations, witchcraft and love magic, moral crimes, and inter-racial relationships. Each chapter in this second edition has been
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wiesner, Merry E.
Dewey number
261.8/3570903
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Christianity and society in the modern world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex
  • Sex
  • Sex customs
Label
Christianity and sexuality in the early modern world : regulating desire, reforming practice, Merry Wiesner-Hanks
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Christianity to 1500 -- Protestantism in Europe -- Catholicism and orthodox Europe -- Latin America -- Africa and Asia -- North America -- Conclusions
Control code
ocn880878100
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 352 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317723264
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880878100
Label
Christianity and sexuality in the early modern world : regulating desire, reforming practice, Merry Wiesner-Hanks
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Christianity to 1500 -- Protestantism in Europe -- Catholicism and orthodox Europe -- Latin America -- Africa and Asia -- North America -- Conclusions
Control code
ocn880878100
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 352 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317723264
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880878100

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