Sexuality and the Body in Russian Culture

Sexuality and the Body in Russian Culture


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Twelve groundbreaking essays show the varied and complex ways in which ideas about sexuality, gender, and the body have shaped and been influenced by Russian literature, history, art, and philosophy from the medieval period to the present day.

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ISBN-13: 9780804731553
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Publication date: 02/01/1998
Edition description: 1
Pages: 374
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.83(d)

About the Author

Jane T. Costlow is Associate Professor of Russian at Bates College. Stephanie Sandler is Professor of Russian and of Women's and Gender Studies at Amherst College. Judith Vowles is an independent scholar.

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