Anne Summers, 25 March 1993
Show More Rules of Desire: Sex in Britain, World War One to the Present by Cate Haste.
Chatto, 356 pp., £14.99, June 1992, 9780701140168Show More
Marie Stopes and the Sexual Revolution by June Rose.
Faber, 272 pp., £14.99, September 1992, 0 05 711620 2Show More
Familiar Exploitation: A New Analysis of Marriage in Contemporary Western Societies by Christine Delphy and Diana Leonard.
Polity, 301 pp., £45, June 1992, 0 7456 0858 2Show More
The Transformation of Intimacy: Sexuality, Love and Eroticism in Modern Societies by Anthony Giddens.
Polity, 212 pp., £19.50, July 1992, 0 7456 1012 9Show More
“... Hall made this perfectly clear, and it has long been a commonplace of the academic literature. For Christine Delphy and Diana Leonard, the revolution is a long time coming. They believe that the changes in social and personal behaviour charted by Haste and exemplified in Stopes’s career are merely epiphenomenal. Familiar Exploitation analyses the ...”