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The Resource Private Practices : Harry Stack Sullivan, the Science of Homosexuality and American Liberalism

Private Practices : Harry Stack Sullivan, the Science of Homosexuality and American Liberalism

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Private Practices : Harry Stack Sullivan, the Science of Homosexuality and American Liberalism
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Private Practices
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Harry Stack Sullivan, the Science of Homosexuality and American Liberalism
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eng
Summary
Private Practices examines the relationship between science, sexuality, gender, race, and culture in the making of modern America between 1920 and 1950, when contradictions among liberal intellectuals affected the rise of U.S. conservatism. Naoko Wake focuses on neo-Freudian, gay psychiatrist Harry Stack Sullivan, founder of the interpersonal theory of mental illness. She explores medical and social scientists' conflicted approach to homosexuality, particularly the views of scientists who themselves lived closeted lives. In assessing how these dynamics worked to shape each other, Priva
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EBLCP
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Private Practices : Harry Stack Sullivan, the Science of Homosexuality and American Liberalism
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Private Practices : Harry Stack Sullivan, the Science of Homosexuality and American Liberalism
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt5hj26r
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 -- A Man, a Doctor, and His Patients; 2 -- Illness Within a Hospital and Without; 3 -- Life History for Science and Subjectivity; 4 -- Homosexuality--The Stepchild of Interwar Liberalism; 5 -- The Military, Psychiatry, and "Unfit" Soldiers; 6 -- "One-Man" Liberalism Goes to the World; Notes; Index; About the Author
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1 online resource (281 pages)
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online
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9780813551074
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