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Author Brooke, Stephen.
Title Sexual politics : sexuality, family planning, and the British left from the 1880s to the present day / Stephen Brooke.
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
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 Floor2  HQ18.G7 B76 2011    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xii, 284 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-276) and index.
Contents 1. Beginnings: Socialism and Sexual Reform, 1880s to 1920s -- pt. 1 Back Streets and Utopias Between the Wars -- 2. Clash: The Labour Party and Birth Control, 1923 to 1930 -- 3. Writing and Living New Worlds: Socialism, Sex, and Emotions -- 4. Abortion and Working-Class Politics in the 1930s -- pt. 2 Roads T0 1967 -- 5. S̀ilent', ̀Modern' Revolution? The Family, Femininity, and Reproductive Politics in the 1940s and 1950s -- 6. Labour and the ̀Liberal Hour', 1956-67: Abortion, Family Planning, and Homosexual Law Reform -- pt. 3 Roads From 1967 -- 7. Second Wave Feminism, Labour, and the Defence of the Abortion Act, 1967-90 -- 8. Thirty Years War? Gay Rights and the Labour Party, 1967-97.
Subject Labour Party (Great Britain) -- History.
Sex -- Political aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Socialist ethics -- Great Britain -- History.
Great Britain -- Social policy -- History.
ISBN 9780199562541
0199562547
OCLC number 733232264