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Queer beauty

Whitney Davis

Queer beauty

sexuality and aesthetics from Winckelmann to Freud and beyond

by Whitney Davis

  • 192 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aesthetics,
  • Sex,
  • Homosexuality

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWhitney Davis.
    SeriesColumbia themes in philosophy, social criticism, and the arts
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBH39 .D383 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24019401M
    ISBN 109780231146906, 9780231519557
    LC Control Number2010000456

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