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Cartographies of desire : male-male sexuality in Japanese discourse, 1600-1950 / Gregory M. Pflugfelder.

  • Pflugfelder, Gregory M., 1959-
[1999], ©1999
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Berkeley ; London : University of California Press, [1999], ©1999.

Physical description

xi, 399 pages ; 24 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes index and bibliography: p. 337-369.


Authorizing pleasure: male-male sexuality in Edo-period popular discourse -- Policing the perisexual: male-male sexuality in Edo-period legal discourse -- The forbidden chrysanthemum: male-male sexuality in Meiji legal discourse -- Toward the margins: male-male sexuality in Meiji popular discourse -- Doctoring love: male-male sexuality in medical discourse from the Edo period through the early twentieth century -- Pleasures of the perverse: male-male sexuality in early twentieth-century popular discourse.


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