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Subject: sexuality

From Axe Murderer to Nun: Understanding a Woman’s Place in Medieval Iceland with a Focus on the Íslendingasögur

  • Author:
  • Rebecca Ann Stainwright-Dobbs
  • Subjects:
  • Christianity
  • gender
  • gender identity
  • Iceland
  • Icelandic society
  • oppression
  • pagan
  • power
  • sexuality
  • societal role
  • sociology
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

The Link Between Female Masculinity and Female Same-Sex Desire in Britain in the Period 1746-1897

  • Author:
  • Samantha Kate Lennon
  • Subjects:
  • cross-dressing
  • Eighteenth Century
  • female masculinity
  • female sexuality
  • feminism
  • gender
  • gender association
  • gender presentation
  • masculinity
  • Nineteenth Century
  • same-sex desire
  • sexuality
  • United Kingdom
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

A Dreamland? Amusement Parks Creating a New Culture for the Masses at Coney Island

  • Author:
  • Caitlin Arnold
  • Subjects:
  • amusement parks
  • childhood
  • Coney Island
  • culture
  • entertainment
  • Nineteenth Century
  • sexuality
  • Victorian
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

A study of queer space in British cities, and its impact on the lives of gay men in the 1970s and 1980s

  • Author:
  • Rachel Conroy
  • Subjects:
  • 1960s
  • AIDS
  • discrimination
  • gay rights
  • homosexuality
  • same-sex desire
  • sexuality
  • space
  • United Kingdom
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

Sexual Violence, Gender and Genocidal Conflict- A Critical Comparison of Prosecutions by the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY)

  • Author:
  • Abigail Wells
  • Subjects:
  • gender
  • rape
  • rape culture
  • sexual violence
  • sexuality
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • MA Gender Studies

How should the United Kingdom appease the discrimination caused by the exclusion of opposite-sex couples from civil partnerships?

  • Author:
  • Helen Rodway
  • Subjects:
  • civil partnerships
  • cohabitation
  • law
  • marriage
  • sexuality
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • LLB (Hons) Law

How do perceptions towards gender and sexuality impact social interactions within male university football and rugby teams?

  • Author:
  • Laura M Vials
  • Subjects:
  • football
  • gender
  • rugby
  • sexuality
  • sociology
  • sport
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Physical Education & Sport