Nymphomania: The Historical Construction of Female Sexuality

@article{Groneman1994NymphomaniaTH,
  title={Nymphomania: The Historical Construction of Female Sexuality},
  author={Carol Groneman},
  journal={Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society},
  year={1994},
  volume={19},
  pages={337 - 367}
}
  • C. Groneman
  • Published 1 January 1994
  • Psychology
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
L'A. etudie la sexualite feminine au cours de la seconde moitie du 19 e siecle et demele l'histoire medicale de la nymphomanie durant cette periode et au debut du 20 e siecle. Il decrit les concepts originels de la nymphomanie et examine l'evolution du traitement de cette maladie et de la perception de la sexualite feminine au 19 e siecle. Il montre comment la nymphomanie, consideree initialement comme une maladie biologique, s'est transformee par l'evolution de son diagnostic et de son… 
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