By Merril D. Smith
Sex, love, and tradition are principal strategies of human life.
This quantity, The Colonial and innovative Age, the fourth booklet within the six-volume The Greenwood Encyclopedia of affection, Courtship, and Sexuality via History that covers its subject from antiquity to the current, explores intercourse, love, and tradition within the 17th and eighteenth centuries.
The vast terms—sex, love, and culture—are coated right here in lots of methods. a few of the entries, equivalent to Ejaculation and Orgasm, hide the actual elements of intercourse and sexuality. yet this booklet encompasses greater than simply the actual, as vital because it is. during this time of significant political, spiritual, and social switch, many activities, reforms, occasions, and contributors had an effect on sexuality and culture.
This quantity is meant as a reference paintings for most of the people and for college students at a number of degrees from highschool via collage who are looking to know about the subject of intercourse and tradition within the 17th and eighteenth centuries.
For those that desire to examine extra concerning the subject, each one access concludes with an inventory of extra readings. moreover, the amount additionally features a pick out Bibliography of vital details assets in addition to an appendix providing annotated listings of appropriate movies and worthwhile sites.