Sex, sect and society : 'pain and pleasure' : a social history of Wales and the Welsh, 1870-1945 (eBook, 2018) [WorldCat.org]
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Sex, sect and society : 'pain and pleasure' : a social history of Wales and the Welsh, 1870-1945

Author: Russell Davies
Publisher: Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This innovative study examines the spiritual and sexual experiences of the Welsh in the period 1870-1945.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Church history
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Russell Davies
ISBN: 9781786832146 1786832143 9781786832153 1786832151 9781786832160 178683216X
OCLC Number: 1042159051
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 468 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Diolchiadau --
Acknowledgements; Introduction: 'To Begin at the Beginning'; 1: 'Dygwyl y Meirwon' (Festival of the Dead): Death, Transcendence and Transience; 2: The Citadel: Pain, Anxiety and Wellbeing; 3: Going Gently into that Good Night: Desolation, Dispiritedness and Melancholy; 4: Where, When, What Was Wales and who were the Welsh? Contentment, Disappointment and Embarrassment; 5: 'The Way of all Flesh': Prudery, Passion and Perversion; 6: Love in a Cold Climate: Fidelity, Friendship and Fellowship 7: Religion and Superstition: Fear, Foreboding and Faith8: The Pursuit of Pleasure: Enthrallment, Happiness and Imagination; Conclusion: A Few Selected Exits; Notes; Index; Back Cover
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