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Journal of the History of Sexuality 11.4 (2002) 703-704

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Books of Critical Interest

Barber, Nigel. The Science of Romance: Secrets of the Sexual Brain. Amherst, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 2002. Pp. 293. Cloth, $26.00.

Barmé, Scot. Woman, Man, Bangkok: Love, Sex, and Popular Culture in Thailand. Asian Voices Series. Lanham, Md.: Rowman and Littlefield, 2002. Pp. 288. Cloth, $80.00; paper, $27.95.

Crimp, Douglas. Melancholia and Moralism: Essays on AIDS and Queer Politics. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2002. Pp. x + 318. Cloth, $29.95.

DeJean, Joan. The Reinvention of Obscenity: Sex, Lies, and Tabloids in Early Modern France. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002. Pp. xii + 204. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $18.00.

Foskett, Mary F. A Virgin Conceived: Mary and Classical Representations of Virginity. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2002. Pp. x + 238. Cloth, $35.00.

Fuller, Sophie, and Lloyd Whitesell, eds. Queer Episodes in Music and Modern Identity. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2002. Pp. viii + 324. Cloth, $39.95.

Gustafson, Susan E. Men Desiring Men: The Poetry of Same-Sex Identity and Desire in German Classicism. Kritik: German Literary Theory and Cultural Studies, ed. Liliane Weissberg. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 2002. Pp. 261. Cloth, $39.95.

Hardy, Robin, with David Groff. The Crisis of Desire: AIDS and the Fate of Gay Brotherhood. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1999. Pp. xxxiv + 205. Paper, $17.95.

Lanz, Eukene Lacarra, ed. Marriage and Sexuality in Medieval and Early Modern Iberia. Vol. 26 of Hispanic Issues. New York: Routledge, 2002. Pp. xvi + 265. Cloth, $85.00. [End Page 703]

Lemire, Elise. "Miscegenation": Making Race in America. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2002. Pp. ix + 204. Cloth, $35.00.

Nugent, Richard Bruce. Gay Rebel of the Harlem Renaissance: Selections from the Workof Richard Bruce Nugent. Ed. with an introduction by Thomas H. Wirth. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2002. Pp. xiii + 293. Cloth, $74.95; paper, $24.95.

Nussbaum, Martha C., and Juha Sihvola, eds. The Sleep of Reason: Erotic Experience and Sexual Ethics in Ancient Greece and Rome. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002. Pp. viii + 457. Paper, $26.00.

Traub, Valerie. The Renaissance of Lesbianism in Early Modern England. Cambridge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture, ed. Stephen Orgel. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. Pp. xvi + 492. Cloth, $80.00.

Tuana, Nancy, et al., eds. Revealing Male Bodies. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2002. Pp. xi + 310. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $24.95.

Warner, Tom. Never Going Back: A History of Queer Activism in Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2002. Pp. xv + 430. Cloth, $95.00; paper, $29.95.

Zuk, Marlene. Sexual Selections: What We Can and Can't Learn about Sex from Animals. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002. Pp. xi + 239. Cloth, $24.95.

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