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Los Invisibles: A History of Male Homosexuality in Spain, 1850-1940 Richard Cleminson

Los Invisibles: A History of Male Homosexuality in Spain, 1850-1940

Richard Cleminson

Published July 15th 2007
ISBN : 9780708320129
Hardcover
311 pages
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Gender studiesof Spain has thus far focused almost exclusively on women, leaving the social and political history of male homosexuality virtually untouched. Los Invisibles fillsthis significant gap in the study of Spanish culture by analyzing theMoreGender studies of Spain has thus far focused almost exclusively on women, leaving the social and political history of male homosexuality virtually untouched. Los Invisibles fills this significant gap in the study of Spanish culture by analyzing the effects of medical and legal regulation on male homosexuals. Drawing from the discourse of medical history, Richard Cleminson and Francisco Vázquez García evaluate the impact of psychiatry, education, race, and the growth of gay subcultures on cultural representations of homosexuality in this pioneering study.A PDF version of this book is available for free in open access via the OAPEN Library platform, www.oapen.org It has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 3.0 license and is part of the OAPEN-UK research project.