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Author Ehrlich, J. Shoshanna.

Title Regulating desire : from the virtuous maiden to the purity princess / J. Shoshanna Ehrlich
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2014]
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Contents Ch. 1 Predatory Men and Virtuous Maidens: Saving Young Women from Ruinous Seduction -- ch. 2 Protecting Her Most Prized Possession: The Campaign to Raise the Age of Sexual Consent -- ch. 3 Responding to the "Girl Problem": The Emergence of the Female Sexual Delinquent -- ch. 4 Our Daughters Are Having Babies: The Fashioning of a Public Response to the Teen Pregnancy "Epidemic" -- ch. 5 Our Daughters Are Having Sex: The Conservative Pushback against Teen "Promiscuity."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Premarital sex -- United States -- History.
Seduction -- United States -- History.
Sex crimes -- United States -- History.
Sexual ethics -- United States -- History.
Young women -- Sexual behavior -- United States -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 143845306X (electronic bk.)
9781438453064 (electronic bk.)