An Intimate Affair: Women, Lingerie, and Sexuality

English | 2007 | ISBN: 0520223691 | 392 Pages | PDF | 6.73 MB

Intimate apparel, a term in use by 1921, has played a crucial role in the development of the "naughty but nice" feminine ideal that emerged in the twentieth century. Jill Fields's engaging, imaginative, and sophisticated history of twentieth-century lingerie tours the world of women's intimate apparel

Hannah Arendt and Human Rights: The Predicament of Common Responsibility (Studies in Continental Thought)

English | 2006 | ISBN: 0253218659 | 184 Pages | PDF | 2.32 MB

Hannah Arendt's most important contribution to political thought may be her well-known and often-cited notion of the "right to have rights." In this incisive and wide-ranging book, Peg Birmingham explores the theoretical and social foundations of Arendt's philosophy on human rights. De