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The Long Sexual RevolutionEnglish Women, Sex, and Contraception 1800-1975$
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Hera Cook

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780199252183

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2008

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199252183.001.0001

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‘Thought Control’: Conjugal Rights and Vaginal Orgasms 1940s—1960s

‘Thought Control’: Conjugal Rights and Vaginal Orgasms 1940s—1960s

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(p.225) 10 ‘Thought Control’: Conjugal Rights and Vaginal Orgasms 1940s—1960s
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The Long Sexual Revolution
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DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199252183.003.0011

From the 1940s, the sex manuals reflected a slow acceptance by society of varied physical sexual practices. There was a contradictory and contested re-emergence of male domination, justified by popular interpretations of psychoanalysis, within the genre as the influence of first wave feminism and the need for sexual continence to control fertility receded into the past.

Keywords:   psychoanalysis, women's sexual desire, second wave feminism, male sexuality

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