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  • Books of Critical Interest
Adams, Alice. Shameless Propositions: Women's Sexuality and Theoretical Authority. Cranbury, NJ: Associated University Press, 2010. Pp. 184. $46.50 (cloth).
Arnorsdottir, Agnes S. Property and Virginity: The Christianization of Marriage in Medieval Iceland, 1200-1600. Århus, Denmark: Aarhus University Press, 2010. Pp. 533. $80.00 (cloth).
Carter, Sarah. The Importance of Being Monogamous: Marriage and Nation Building in Western Canada to 1915. Edmonton, Canada: Athabasca University Press, 2010. Pp. 383. $34.95 (paper).
Cohler, Deborah. Citizen, Invert, Queer: Lesbianism and War in Early Twentieth-Century Britain. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2010. Pp. 320. $25.00 (paper).
Crawford, Katherine. The Sexual Culture of the French Renaissance. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010. Pp. 295. $90.00 (cloth); $32.00 (paper).
Davis, Rebecca. More Perfect Unions: The American Search for Marital Bliss. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2010. Pp. 336. $29.95 (cloth).
Gordilla, Luz Maria. Mexican Women and the Other Side of Immigration. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2010. Pp. 211. $55.00 (cloth).
Hairston, Julia L., and Walter Stevens. The Body in Early Modern Italy. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010. Pp. 437. $70.00 (cloth).
Hallas, Roger. Reframing Bodies: AIDS, Bearing Witness, and the Queer Moving Image. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. Pp. 336. $89.95 (cloth); $24.95 (paper).
Halperin, David, and Valerie Traub, eds. Gay Shame. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010. Pp. 408. $73.00 (cloth); $29.00 (paper).
Hersch, Karen. The Roman Wedding: Ritual and Meaning in Antiquity. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010. Pp. 341. $90.00 (cloth); $27.99 (paper). [End Page 665]
Lord, Alexandra M. Condom Nation: The U.S. Government's Sex Education Campaign from World War I to the Internet. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010. Pp. 224. $40.00 (cloth).
May, Elaine Tyler. America and the Pill: A History of Promise, Peril, and Liberation. New York: Basic Books, 2010. Pp. 214. $25.95 (cloth).
Milligan, Gerry, and Jane Tylus, eds. The Poetics of Masculinity in Early Modern Italy and Spain. Toronto: Centre for Renaissance and Reformation Studies, 2010. Pp. 398. $37.00 (cloth).
Murray, David A. B., ed. Homophobias: Lust and Loathing across Time and Space. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. Pp. 227. $79.95 (cloth); $22.95 (paper).
Naiman, Eric. Nabokov, Perversely. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2010. Pp. 320. $35.00 (cloth).
Reagan, Leslie. Dangerous Pregnancies: Mothers, Disabilities, and Abortion in Modern America. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2010. Pp. 392. $27.50 (cloth).
Scott, Darieck. Extravagant Abjection: Blackness, Power, and Sexuality in the African American Literary Imagination. New York: New York University Press, 2010. Pp. 320. $49.00 (cloth); $22.00 (paper).
Stacey, Jackie. The Cinematic Life of the Gene. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. Pp. 326. $84.95 (cloth); $23.95 (paper).
Warner, Tom. Losing Control: Canada's Social Conservatives in the Age of Rights. Toronto: Between the Lines, 2010. Pp. 292. $29.92 (paper).
Wells, Stanley. Shakespeare, Sex, and Love. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010. Pp. 304. $27.95 (cloth).
Wolfthal, Diane. In and Out of the Marital Bed: Seeing Sex in Renaissance Europe. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2010. Pp. 224. $55.00 (cloth). [End Page 666]


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