Invented Moralities: Sexual Values in an Age of Uncertainty

Invented Moralities: Sexual Values in an Age of Uncertainty

By: Jeffrey Weeks (author)Paperback

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Description

This is an important intervention in debates on the family and sexuality, exploring clashes over sexual values and contemporary sexual dilemmas such as AIDS.

About Author

Jeffrey Weeks is Professor of Sociology at South Bank University and the author of The Lesser Evil and the Greater Good (Rivers Oram, 1994), Against Nature (Rivers Oram, 1991) and Sexuality (Tavistock, 1986).

Contents

Preface and Acknowledgements. Introduction: Values, Whose Values?. 1. Living with Uncertainty. 2. Inventing Moralities. 3. Necessary Fictions: Sexual Identities and the Politics of Diversity. 4. The Sphere of the Intimate, and the Values of Everyday Life. 5. Caught Between Worlds and Ways of Being. Bibliography. Index.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780745613697
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9780745613697
  • weight: 316
  • ISBN10: 0745613691

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