Sadomasochism in Sweden: Sadomasochism in Swedish encyclopedias and changing attitudes in the leading Swedish organization of sexual reform, RFSU
2010 (English)Conference paper (Other academic)
The paper examines some aspects of the history of sadomasochism in Sweden. In the first part some results from a study concerning how sadism, masochism and sadomasochism was constructed in the most common Swedish encyclopedias from 1876 to 2006 is presented. In the second part some preliminary results from a study of how the attitudes towards sadomasochism have changed over time in the leading Swedish organization of sexual reformation, RFSU, is presented.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Sweden, encyclopedias, sadomasochism, sexuality, gender
Research subject History
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-40106OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-40106DiVA: diva2:322639
ESSHC i Gent, Belgium 2010