TITLE

Subversive Virginity

AUTHOR(S)
Hinlicky, Sarah E.
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1998, Issue 86, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Focuses on the value given to virginity by women. Self-respect and self-control; Effects of feminism on the issue of virginity; Power and choice in sexualism; Gender-war sexuality; Appeal in virginity.
ACCESSION #
1080106

 

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