Colonizing Sex: Sexology and Social Control in Modern Japan

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"Anyone interested in the history of western sexuality will want to read this book because of how it refracts the huge project of sexology through the eyes of another people, the Japanese, who appropriated it as part of their own project of modernization. And anyone interested in Japan will find Fruhstuck 's story fascinating for what it shows about the role of the professions, the place of education, and the work of politics more generally. This is a funny, brilliant book that carries its theoretical sophistication and ...

Colonizing Sex: Sexology and Social Control in Modern Japan 2003, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520235489

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Colonizing Sex: Sexology and Social Control in Modern Japan 2003, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520235472

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