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Homosexuality and everyday life in post-war London

Richard Quentin Donald Hornsey

Homosexuality and everyday life in post-war London

by Richard Quentin Donald Hornsey

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Published .
Written in English


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StatementRichard Quentin Donald Hornsey.
SeriesSussex theses ; S 5724
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 244 leaves :
Number of Pages244
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Open LibraryOL16174329M

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This introductory chapter provides a background to Britain’s efforts in reorganizing everyday space and time within postwar London, focusing on the dominant projections of social order, and the various ways in which male same-sex desire was demonized, defended, and negotiated in relief. It talks about the various forms of queer subjectivity and alternative modes of resistance that emerged. Michael George Schofield (24 June – 27 March ) was a pioneer of social research into homosexuality in the s and s, and a campaigner for the Homosexual Law Reform Society at a time before the Sexual Offences Act partially decriminalised homosexual activity in the UK. He played a prominent role in the law reform lobbies of the s and s.

Victorian morality is a distillation of the moral views of the middle class in 19th century Britain, the Victorian era.. Victorian values emerged in all classes and reached all facets of Victorian living. The values of the period—which can be classed as religion, morality, Evangelicalism, industrial work ethic, and personal improvement—took root in Victorian morality. The regular occurrence and developmental understanding of adolescent homosexual boys' unrequited love affairs with adolescent heterosexual boys are described and explored. Finally, the overstimulation of everyday life is proposed as a new model for understanding certain behavioral aspects of male homosexuality, such as the avoidance of rough Cited by:


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