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    DescriptionHailed by the New York Times as "one of the most influential texts in gender studies, men's studies and gay studies," this book uncovers the homosocial desire between men, from Restoration comedies to Tennyson's Princess.


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    Title
    Between Men
    Subtitle
    English Literature and Male Homosocial Desire
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 244
    Width: 150 mm
    Height: 224 mm
    Thickness: 17 mm
    Weight: 350 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780231082730
    ISBN 10: 0231082738
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.7
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2AB
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBK
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: DSB
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: JFSJ
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    DC22: 820.9
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    BISAC V2.8: LIT004120, SOC012000
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP050
    Ingram Theme: SEXL/GAY
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25720
    B&T General Subject: 495
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    DC21: 820.9353
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    B&T Approval Code: A25010000
    BIC subject category V2: 2AB
    BISAC V2.8: LIT006000
    B&T Approval Code: A23283600
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBK
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    BISAC V2.8: LIT004160
    LC classification: PR409.M38S
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    DC22: 820/.9/353
    LC classification: PR409.M38 S4 1985
    Thema V1.0: JBSF, DSB
    Edition
    Revised
    Edition statement
    Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    Ill.
    Publisher
    Columbia University Press
    Imprint name
    Columbia University Press
    Publication date
    20 May 1993
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick is the author of Tendencies, The Coherence of Gothic Conventions, and Epistemology of the Closet.
    Review quote
    Universally cited as the text that ignited gay studies. Rolling Stone "In many ways, the book that turned queer theory from a latent to a manifest discipline." Voice Literary Supplement "Astoshingly powerful... Its insights are breathtaking and its careful attention to history, theory, and politics is exemplary." Gay Community News "Stunning and original readings." Raritan
    Table of contents
    Introductioni. Homosocial Desireii. Sexual Politics and Sexual Meaningiii. Sex or History?iv. What This Book Does1. Gender Asymmetry and Erotic Triangles2. Swan in Love: The Example of Shakespeare's Sonnets3. The Country Wife: Anatomies of Male Homosocial Desire4. A Sentimental Journey: Sexualism and the Citizen of the World5. Toward the Gothic: Terrorism and Homosexual Panic6. Murder Incorporated: Confessions of a Justified Sinner7. Tennyson's Princess: One Bride for Seven Brothers8. Adam Bede and Henry Esmond: Homosocial Desire and the Historicity of the Female9. Homophobia, Misogyny, and Capital: The Example of Our Mutual Friend10. Up the Postern Stair: Edwin Drood and the Homophobia of EmpireCoda: Toward the Twentieth Century: English Readers of Whitman