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Author: 
Ludger H. Viefhues-Bailey
Reviewer: 
Whitney Strub

Strub on Viefhues-Bailey, 'Between a Man and a Woman?: Why Conservatives Oppose Same-Sex Marriage'


Ludger H. Viefhues-Bailey. Between a Man and a Woman?: Why Conservatives Oppose Same-Sex Marriage. New York: Columbia University Press, 2010. 192 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-15620-2.

Reviewed by Whitney Strub (Rutgers University)
Published on H-Histsex (September, 2011)
Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Author: 
Julia Roos
Reviewer: 
Katie Sutton

Sutton on Roos, 'Weimar through the Lens of Gender: Prostitution Reform, Woman's Emancipation, and German Democracy, 1919-33'


Julia Roos. Weimar through the Lens of Gender: Prostitution Reform, Woman's Emancipation, and German Democracy, 1919-33. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2010. viii + 314 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-11734-5.

Reviewed by Katie Sutton (University of Melbourne)
Published on H-Histsex (August, 2011)
Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Author: 
Whitney Strub
Reviewer: 
Patrick Glen

Glen on Rosen, 'Beaver Street: A History of Modern Pornography' and Strub, 'Perversion for Profit: The Politics of Pornography and the Rise of the New Right'


Robert Rosen. Beaver Street: A History of Modern Pornography. London: Headpress, 2010. 256 pp. $26.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-900486-76-7.Whitney Strub. Perversion for Profit: The Politics of Pornography and the Rise of the New Right. New York: Columbia University Press, 2011. 382 pp. $32.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-14886-3; $26.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-14887-0.

Author: 
Kevin Floyd
Reviewer: 
Amy E. Wendling

Wendling on Floyd, 'The Reification of Desire: Toward a Queer Marxism'


Kevin Floyd. The Reification of Desire: Toward a Queer Marxism. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2009. 270 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8166-4395-0; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8166-4396-7.

Reviewed by Amy E. Wendling (Creighton University)
Published on H-Histsex (August, 2011)
Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

Author: 
Kevin P. Murphy
Reviewer: 
Thomas A. Foster

Foster on Murphy, 'Political Manhood: Red Bloods, Mollycoddles, and the Politics of Progressive Era Reform'


Kevin P. Murphy. Political Manhood: Red Bloods, Mollycoddles, and the Politics of Progressive Era Reform. New York: Columbia University Press, 2010. 320 pp. $26.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-12997-8.

Reviewed by Thomas A. Foster
Published on H-Histsex (August, 2011)
Commissioned by Timothy W. Jones

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