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Producing desire : changing sexual discourse in the Ottoman Middle East, 1500-1900 / Dror Ze'evi.
- Zeʼevi, Dror, 1953-
- , ©2006
About this work
Berkeley ; London : University of California Press, , ©2006.
xv, 223 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
The body sexual: medicine and physiognomy -- Regulating desire: sharīʻa and kanun -- Morality wars: orthodoxy, Sufism, and beardless youths -- Dream interpretation and the unconscious -- Boys in the hood: shadow theater as a sexual counter-script -- The view from without: sexuality in travel accounts -- Conclusion: modernity and sexual discourse -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-211) and index.
Where to find it
Location StatusHistory of MedicineTP.295 Open shelves