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Sex and the Weimar Republic : German homosexual emancipation and the rise of the Nazis

Author: Laurie Marhoefer
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [2015]
Series: German and European studies, 23.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sex and the Weimar Republic shows how, in Weimar Germany, the citizen's right to sexual freedom came with a duty to keep sexuality private, non-commercial, and respectable.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Marhoefer, Laurie.
Sex and the Weimar Republic.
Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [2015]
(DLC) 2015452745
(OCoLC)907565880
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laurie Marhoefer
ISBN: 9781442619562 1442619562 1442626577 9781442626577
OCLC Number: 961410912
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 340 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction : the opening night of the Institute for Sexual Science, July, 1919 --
Homosexual emancipation, censorship, and the revolution of 1918-1919 --
Lesbianism, reading, and law --
Female prostitution, modern heterosexuality, and the 1927 venereal disease law --
Male prostitution, homosexual emancipation, and the 1929 vote to repeal the sodomy law --
"The third sex greets the Third Reich!" the Röhm scandal, 1931 1932 --
The politics of "immoral" sexuality in the fall of the Weimar Republic and the rise of the Nazis --
Conclusion : the Weimar settlement on sexual politics.
Series Title: German and European studies, 23.
Responsibility: Laurie Marhoefer.
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