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Author Plummer, Kenneth.

Title Telling sexual stories : power, change, and social worlds / Ken Plummer
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1995


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Description xii, 244 pages ; 24 cm
Contents I. Entering the Story Zone. 1. Prologue: The Culture of Sexual Story Telling. 2. An Invitation to a Sociology of Stories. 3. Making Sexual Stories -- II. Coming Out Everywhere: Modernist Stories of Desire, Danger and Recovery. 4. Coming Out, Breaking the Silence and Recovering: Introducing Some Modernist Tales. 5. Women's Culture and Rape Stories. 6. The Modernisation of Gay and Lesbian Stories. 7. Recovery Tales -- III. Sexual Stories at Century's End. 8. The Tale and Its Time. 9. The Shifting Sexual Stories of Late Modernity. 10. Intimate Citizenship: The Politics of Sexual Story Telling. 11. Epilogue: Beyond Stories? The Pragmatics of Story Telling
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [217]-239) and index
Subject Coming out (Sexual orientation)
Gay liberation movement.
Intimacy (Psychology)
Sex in popular culture.
Sexual abuse victims.
Storytelling -- Psychological aspects.
LC no. 94012150
ISBN 0415102952 (hbk.)
0415102960 (paperback)