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Author Kaplan, Louise J.

Title Female perversions : the temptations of Emma Bovary / Louise J. Kaplan.

Imprint Northvale, NJ : Jason Aronson, 1997.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  RC 556 K334 1997    Lost and Paid  ---
Description 580 p. ; 23 cm.
Note Originally published: New York : Doubleday, 1991.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [529]-568) and index.
Contents Prologue : The doctor-patient game -- What is a perversion? -- A memorial to the horror of castration -- The female castration complex : The inner genital world and separation anxiety -- Other memorials : The male castration complex -- Perverse scenarios -- Feminine stereotypes and the female perversions -- The temptations of Emma Bovary -- Masquerades -- Stolen goods -- For female eyes only -- Mutilations -- The child as salvation -- Little soul murders : pure girls and virile boys -- Feminine, masculine : The codes of perversion.
Subject Psychosexual disorders -- Social aspects.
Women -- Sexual behavior.
Flaubert, Gustave, 1821-1880. Madame Bovary.
ISBN 0765700867 (pbk.)