Society and culture
Sexual Ideas, Attitudes and Practices in Europe
This collection brings together a group of leading scholars from a variety of disciplines to explore the history of sexual desires and the transformation of sexual ideas, attitudes, and practices in...
The essays take on aspects of eighteenth-century texts such as plot, genre, character, perspective, temporality, and more, coming at them from both a narratological and a historical perspective.
Lynch offers a close historical analysis of the educational landscape of Lyons, showing how schools and teachers were organised and how they interacted with each other and with ecclesiastical and...
The Italian Dante Alighieri Society and the British Council Contesting the Mediterranean
This book considers the growing awareness in the wake of World War I that culture could play an effective political role in international relations.