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Tabernacle: Leader Guide

by Rose Publishing

This is the leader guide to The Tabernacle, the ONLY DVD study from The Tabernacle Experience® on the market! This guide has everything a leader needs! From tips on how start each session to riveting discussion questions, this leader guide makes leading a Sunday School class, small group, or home study easier than ever. Covers all 6 sessions!This new The Tabernacle DVD is a fantastic 6-session video-based study on the biblical Tabernacle, and is perfect for your personal study, church small group, or Sunday school class. Learn more about this movable tent of meeting in the wilderness of Sinai where God dwelled with his people.Using the popular Tabernacle Experience® replica of the Tabernacle of Moses, this easy-to-teach study presents an expert-guided tour and explanation of each part. As you walk through this life-size model of the Old Testament Tabernacle, you will work your way from the Outer Courtyard into the Most Holy Place. Your teacher Shawn Barnard explains the significance and symbolism of each section of the Tabernacle. New! This ready-to-use Tabernacle DVD will explain - * Why and how the Tabernacle was built* How the sacrifices pointed toward Jesus Christ: Sin Offering, Guilt Offering, Grain/Gift Offering, Burn Offering, and Peace Offering* Why the Tabernacle is often called the "Tabernacle of God" because the design of the tent revealed God's holiness and humanity's need for God* The symbolism behind the Golden Lampstand/Candlestick, the Table of the Bread of Presence, the Altar of Incense and more* Why the Ark of the Covenant and Mercy Seat were at the center of worship* How the Tabernacle relates to biblical holidays, such as Passover* The parallels between the Tabernacle, Christ's ministry, and the church

Secret: At HL Woods (The Secret Series #2)

by D. K. Davis

Bri, seventeen-year-old ghost-seer, keeps her ability under wraps at the new school until a murdered couple from the 60’s asks for help. Kyle, a high school jock, realizes the new girl lives next door; she’s crazy cute, goth-odd, and too convenient to ignore. Max, Kyle’s best friend, only sees Bri as a wicked threat. Luke, Bri’s gay best friend, moves in for the summer, escaping his abusive father. Paths cross, sparks spew…will anyone remain the same after?

Secret of Amber Eyes (The Secret Series #3)

by D. K. Davis

Morgan Redding, a seventeen-year-old high school graduate, is sent to her aunt and uncle’s wildlife rescue and preserve. It’s also a place for troubled teens, like Morgan. Rowan Marcus, an eighteen-year-old cougar shifter, works at the preserve. He’s part of a secret society of shifters using the lands of the preserve with permission. Instinct draws Morgan and Rowan together. Then one wildcard wildcat within the shifter community kills a few animals without reason. Until the killing escalates and threatens Morgan’s life, changing her forever…

Duke (Dogs of World War II)

by Kirby Larson

A poignant World War II story about a boy and his dog and his dad, and the many meanings of bravery, from Newbery Honor author Kirby Larson. With World War II raging and his father fighting overseas in Europe, eleven-year-old Hobie Hanson is determined to do his part to help his family and his country, even if it means giving up his beloved German shepherd, Duke. Hoping to help end the war and bring his dad home faster, Hobie decides to donate Duke to Dogs for Defense, an organization that urges Americans to "loan" their pets to the military to act as sentries, mine sniffers, and patrol dogs. Hobie immediately regrets his decision and tries everything he can to get Duke back, even jeopardizing his friendship with the new boy at school. But when his father is taken prisoner by the Germans, Hobie realizes he must let Duke go and reach deep within himself to be brave. Will Hobie ever see Duke, or his father, again? With powerful storytelling and gripping emotion, critically acclaimed author Kirby Larson explores the many ways bravery and love help us to weather the most difficult times.

Dog Tags #2: Strays (Dog Tags #2)

by C. Alexander London

Man's best friend goes to war. Chuck and Ajax are partners, and they're good at their job. Chuck leads Ajax through the jungles of Vietnam, and Ajax sniffs out hidden, deadly traps before they can hurt US soldiers. The war is almost over now, and the Army is grateful for Chuck's service. They want to give him a medal. But their plans for Ajax are less noble. Suddenly, Chuck is forced to answer two impossible questions: Is his loyalty to Ajax or to the US Army? And just how far is he willing to go to protect his partner? DOG TAGS is a series of stand-alone books, each exploring the bond between soldier and dog in times of war.

A Dog and His Girl Mysteries #3: Cry Woof (Dog and His Girl Mysteries, A #3)

by Sarah Hines-Stephens Jane B. Mason

In the third installment of A Dog and His Girl Mysteries, things are going to the cats! Dodge and Cassie can't visit the senior center or take a walk without landing in a mystery or two. Something's up with the vitamins some people in town are taking--and something doesn't seem right about an eccentric neighbor's mysterious "fall" that leaves thirteen pets in need of homes. The former K-9 and his girl will leave no ladder unclimbed or rosebush uninvestigated to get to the bottom of the case!

Live Again: Participant Guide

by Rose Publishing

This is the companion participant guide for the Live Again: Wholeness After Divorce 8-Session DVD series. With additional discussion questions, inspiring quotes, and life-giving scripture verses, this participant guide will help women find the peace, wholeness, and healing they are searching for as they journey through this after divorce recovery program. This guide covers all 8 sessions of Live Again, the only Christian divorce recovery program just for women. New! Find Hope and Healing After a DivorceWhen a tragic divorce destroys a family, many women find theirhopes and dreams shattered. For many, this is thegreatest loss they have ever faced. It devastates them, and they desperately need emotional and spiritual help. They struggle with lonelinessand shame. Many of them need to face the pain and begin to forgivethemselves and others in order to move forward in life.The good news is that a recent study showed that Christian faith madea big difference in divorcees' ability to put their life back togetherand successfully live with hope and purpose. In fact, Christiansrecovered nearly 3 times better than people having "no religion." Theywere able to live again because of their faith and trust in the Lord!This 8-session Christian divorce recovery series covers topics such asloneliness, forgiveness, fear, picking up the pieces, dating, and movingpast the shame and guilt to healing and wholeness. The complete kitcomes with a DVD containing the eight 30-minute videos, a LeaderGuide, 5 Participant guides, and 5 Live Again Journals. Additional Participant Guides and Live Again Journals may be purchased separately.

Live Again: Leader Guide

by Rose Publishing

This is the companion Live Again Leader Guide to the Live Again: Wholeness After Divorce 8-Session DVD series. This divorce recovery leader guide has everything a leader needs! From tips on how to start each session to riveting discussion questions, this leader guide makes leading an after divorce recovery group easier than ever. This guide covers all 8 sessions of Live Again, the only Christian divorce recovery program design for women. Whether you are a veteran divorce recovery leader, or new to leading women's divorce recovery groups, this Live Again Leader Guide will walk you through the basics of how to run the group each session. But the best part is the Tips for Divorce Recovery Group leaders in the back of the Leader Guide.8 Key Topics in Live Again Help Women Find Recovery After DivorceThis 8-video Christian divorce recovery series covers topics such as loneliness, forgiveness, fear, picking up the pieces, relationships, and moving past the shame and guilt to healing and wholeness. Topics in the Live Again: Wholeness After Divorce DVD - Home Edition* Session 1 - Reality Check: Acceptance* Session 2 - Forgiveness* Session 3 - The Loneliness Giant* Session 4 - The Real Enemy: Lies Women Believe* Session 5 - Respect Yourself* Session 6 - Sexless and Single: Sex and Dating* Session 7 - Beyond the Shame and Guilt* Session 8 - Discovering a Whole New You

The Dead Sea Scrolls: The Discovery Heard Around the World

by J. Randall Price

The discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls is one of the most important archaeological finds ever for Christians. This find confirms that the Bible was translated accurately over the centuries. The scrolls also tell us about life at the time of Jesus and the New Testament. Dead Sea Scrolls includes the story of how the scrolls were discovered, a map, time line, photos of the caves where they were discovered and photos of the scrolls themselves.The Dead Sea Scrolls are a fascinating source of material regarding biblical times and the scrolls hold even greater importance to Christians. The Dead Sea Scrolls tell us: * The reliability of Old Testament translation over the years * Interesting information on the culture and times of Jesus Christ * What the people of Jesus' time expected from the Messiah The Dead Sea Scrolls examines the discovery of the oldest known copies of portions of the Old Testament. These ancient documents confirm the accuracy of modern Bible translations, but what were they doing hidden in caves in Qumran? Who were the people who hid them there? What do these scrolls reveal about Jewish history, the Old and New Testaments and early Christianity? The Dead Sea Scrolls investigates the amazing discovery. Includes a map of the region, a time line, and photos of caves and parchment scrolls. Includes insights on the Isaiah Scroll and other key discoveries. The pamphlet reveals: * What we know about the site * How the scrolls reveal the accuracy of Old Testament Bible translation over the centuries * What the scrolls reveal about Jewish history * What the scrolls reveal about early Christianity * What the scrolls reveal about the New Testament

Names of God

by Rose Publishing

Names of GodThere are over 100 names used to describe God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit throughout the Bible. Each of these names tell us something about His character and hold a special message of encouragement for us as believers. In Names of God, discover what each name means, where to find it in the Bible, and how to practically apply it to our lives today. Experience the peace that comes from learning how to worship God -- one name at a time!Includes the following names --* Shiloh (Jesus, Our Promised Peace)* El Roi (The God Who Sees Me)* Spirit of Counsel (The Holy Spirit)* Immanuel (God with us)

Love Chapter: 1 Corinthians 13

by Rose Publishing

The Love ChapterIn The Love Chapter, enjoy having a close - up look with Dare to Love as you read line by line through 1 Corinthians 13. Be encouraged and challenged as you gain a clearer understanding of what love really is and how to practically show it to those around you - whether it's a spouse, child, friend, or neighbor.

Second Rising: A Novel

by Catherine M.A. Wiebe

People cannot readily be categorized, nor some books. Second Rising is one of them. In her publishing debut, Canadian fiction writer Catherine Wiebe is as refreshing as she is startling with this fictional memoir of birthing and memory, a chronicle of food prepared, bread baked, and human skin bringing first experience of the world. Who knew that a grandmother kneaded sorrow into each loaf of bread she baked, or that her memories were preserved along with the pickles she and her granddaughter made? Wiebe instinctively knows that preparing food for someone we love is the most intimate act of all, making something that will not only be taken into the mouth and be transformed into flesh, but will linger in memory as well. Wiebe writes prose as if it were poetry, sharp and clear, touching the mind and stirring the heart while awakening long-forgotten truths. Second Rising is the afterlife of food, the memory of what was, once its reality has gone. Catherine M.A. Wiebe, a recent graduate in arts and science from McMaster University, and her husband Tim live in Hamilton, Ontario. She has worked as an editor, graphic designer, construction site supervisor, teaching assistant, and bookkeeper. Wiebe’s enthusiasm for wholesome food and new recipes parallels her freshness in creative writing - the mixture that is never the same, worked with artistic knowledge of how to combine ingredients in ways that startle freedom to life.

Deep Dive #4: Kraya the Blood Shark (Deep Dive #4)

by Adam Blade

Max and Lia's underwater adventure concludes in this thrilling series by Beast Quest author, Adam Blade! Max and Lia have tracked the evil Professor to his lair in the Black Caves. Neither of them are ready for what awaits them there. Kraya the Blood Shark, with his razor sharp teeth and laser cannons is the most vicious of all the Robobeasts. Max must survive if he wants to finally come face-to-face with the Professor to save his father and retrieve the fourth and final piece of the Skull of Thallos. But there are still some secrets Max has not uncovered and they could lead to Max's defeat.

Chronicles of the Red King #3: Leopards' Gold (Chronicles of the Red King #3)

by Jenny Nimmo

The final installment in the thrilling Chronicles of the Red King series, from NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY bestselling author Jenny Nimmo! Many years have passed since the end of Book Two, and we now meet King Timoken's children, who, with their own magical endowments, stand divided between the forces of good and bad. Young Petrello and Tolomeo must fight to protect their siblings and their kingdom as an evil force invades the once-peaceful Red Castle. Readers will embark on one last adventure in the thrilling finale to Jenny Nimmo's extraordinary Chronicles of the Red King trilogy.

Anastasia: The Last Grand Duchess, Russia, 1914 (The Royal Diaries)

by Carolyn Meyer

Thirteen-year-old Anastasia is the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas II, ruler of Russia. Anastasia is used to a life of luxury; her major concerns are how to get out of her detested schoolwork to play in the snow, go ice-skating, or have picnics. She wears diamonds and rubies, and every morning her mother tells her which matching outfit she and her three sisters shall wear that day. It's a fairy tale life -- until everything changes with the outbreak of war between Russia and Germany. As Russia enters WWI, hunger and poverty grows among the peasants, and soon they are not pleased with their ruler. While the czar is trying win a war and save their country, the country is turning on the royal family. When her father and the rest of the family are imprisoned by the Bolsheviks, suddenly Anastasia understands what this war is costing the people. In the pages of her diary, Anastasia chronicles the wealth and luxury of her royal days, as well as the fall from power, and her uncertain fate.

Aesop's Fables (Apple Classics Ser.)

by Ricardo Tercio Ann Mcgovern

Aesop's fables are retold in kid-friendly text with black-and-white illustrations throughout! This 80-page edition of AESOP'S FABLES introduces young readers to Aesop's classic fables in a fun and accessible way. Ann McGovern retells the classic fables using kid-friendly language, and there are striking black-and-white illustrations throughout.

June Hunt Hope for the Heart Biblical Counseling Library

by June Hunt

Save over $40 when you buy all 36 June Hunt Hope for the Heart Biblical Counseling Library Minibooks. A $143 value for just $99.* Adultery: The Snare of an Affair* Alcohol and Drug Abuse: Breaking Free and Staying Free* Anger: Facing the Fire Within* Anorexia And Bulimia: Control That Is Out Of Control* Bullying: Bully No More* Codependency: Balancing an Unbalanced Relationship* Conflict Resolution: Solving Your People Problems* Confrontation: Challenging Others to Change* Considering Marriage: Are You Fit to Be Tied?* Decision Making: Discerning the Will of God* Depression: Emerging from Darkness into the Dawn* Domestic Violence: Assault on a Woman's Worth* Dyfunctional Family: Making Peace With Your Past* Fear: No Longer Afraid* Financial Freedom: How To Manage Money Wisely* Forgiveness: The Freedom to Let Go* Friendship: Iron Sharpening Iron* Gambling: Betting Your Life Away* Grief: Living at Peace with Loss* Guilt: Living Guilt-Free* Hope: The Anchor of Your Soul* Loneliness: How To Be Alone but Not Lonely* Manipulation: Cutting the Strings of Control* Marriage: To Have and To Hold* Parenting: Steps to Successful Parenting* Perfectionism: The Performance Trap* Overeating: Freedom From Food Fixation* Reconciliation: Restoring Broken Relationships* Rejection: Healing a Wounded Heart* Self-Worth: Discover Your God-Given Worth* Sexual Integrity: Balancing Your Passion with Purity* Singleness: How to be Single & Satisfied* Stress: How to Cope at the End of Your Rope* Success through Failure* Suicide Prevention: Hope When Life Seems Hopeless* Verbal and Emotional Abuse: Victory over Verbal and Emotional Abuse

God in Real Life

by Rose Publishing

God in Real Life explores:* Tough Questions About Christianity Answers difficult questions about God, Jesus, faith, love, good vs. evil, justice, pain, relationships, and life & death. * World Views ComparisonThis chapter addresses atheism, pantheism, panentheism, deism, finite godism, polytheism, monotheism, and Christianity, and the answers each world view offers to life's most important questions. * Who is Jesus?This section explains why Jesus came, what Jesus said, and why Jesus had to die. * Pursuing JesusHelps us once we make that decision to trust Christ. It answers the question: "I'm a Christian- now what?" This section also gives the basics of the Christian faith and how we can live it out in real life. * Knowing Gods WillHave you ever struggled with trying to find God's will? God's will can often seem like a mysterious and unknowable secret. This chapter can help direct our path by responding to questions like, "Which way do I go?", "Can God be trusted?", and "What does God do with failure?"* What Christianity Has Done for the WorldThis resource addresses 30 key contributions of Christianity to the world in the areas of social reform, justice, education, human rights, and freedom. It will help you understand how vastly important Christianity has been to the world we live in today.* Answers to EvolutionAnswer to Evolution gives us 16 reasons to doubt Darwinian Evolution, reviews some common problems with popular science textbooks, and contains quotes from scientists about the difficulties found in Darwin's Theory of Natural Selection. * Many teens have friends who are interested in magic, fortune telling, and the paranormal world: "10 Q& A on Magic, Spells, and Divination" will help guide believers through the maze of the occult, wicca, horoscopes, white "magick", astrology, ghosts, Ouija boards®, crystals, psychics, and mediums. * Why Wait? This eye opening chapter gives 24 sound reasons to wait until marriage to have sex - not only from a Christian perspective, but from a medical perspective as well.

Strong in the Storm: God's Love During Tough Times

by Rose Publishing

God's love through tough times. Strong in the Storm: Six Lessons from Persecuted ChristiansThe lives of persecuted Christians have much to teach us about how God gives courage, peace, and even joy through life's toughest storms. This pamphlet gives 6 lessons we can learn from the persecuted Church and includes six amazing stories of believers who faced incredible hardship.You'll find out where Christians are being persecuted and how you can pray for them. Learn how to apply these lessons of faith, strength, and forgiveness to our own lives. This pamphlet is perfect for a 6-week Bible study or discussion group for adults.Every dayChristians are torturedBecause of their faith in Jesus ChristIn more than 50 countriesBeing a Christianmeans being persecutedIn North KoreaChristians are sent to labor campsTo starve or be killedIn Saudi ArabiaMany Christians have been arrestedOr killed in "honor killings" by their own families.In IranChristians are discriminated againstAnd cannot find or keep jobsTheir lives are on the line every day...Yet they are joyousThey have courageThey have peaceWhat is the secret to being Strong in the Storm?Persecuted Christians want you to know...They are just like youFaithful, flawed, human.Yet they know the six lessons about standing firm for Christ. Now you can hear their stories, andLearn to know God better during times of suffering.The new Strong in the Storm studyWill change your life.Perfect for personal study, prayer groups, or Bible studies. Buy it today.

Why Truth Matters: 10 Common Doctrinal Errors

by Rose Publishing

What is truth, and how can we know? The Bible plainly reveals the errors and false teachings that Christians will be expected to identify and defend against. Learn to recognize the counterfeits through the light of God's truth. Christians often wonder why certain religious groups are called "cults" or are said to have "cultic teachings." The answer is fairly simple. The Scripture mentions 10 key Christian beliefs that cult leaders or aberrant teachers ignore or twist. You will learn each of these 10 beliefs and be able to give examples of truth vs. counterfeit teachings. The 10 Common Doctrinal Errors include: False Gospels, False Doctrine, False Gods, False Christs, False Spirits, False Prophets, False Apostles, False Teachers, False Visions, and False Miracles.

Spiritual Disciplines: Exploring the Classic Disciplines of the Faith

by Rose Publishing

The Spiritual Disciplines Pamphlet explains the classic spiritual disciplines that help us follow Jesus: Scripture reading, prayer, fasting, worship, solitude, and evangelism. The Spiritual Disciplines Pamphlet makes an excellent handout or Bible study on Christian maturity for a small group or Sunday school class. It addresses questions such as: What does it mean to be Jesus' disciples in the twenty-first century? Do spiritual disciplines look different in an electronic age? How can spiritual disciplines be a joy, not a legalistic burden?Includes an explaination and advice on these Spiritual Disciplines:* Bible Reading/Study* Prayer* Fasting* Worship* Service* Solitutude* Discernment* EvangelismEach Spiritual Discipline includes:* Examples from people in the Bible* Tips for getting started* How each discipline helps us to have a Christ-focused lifeDiscussion Questions* Scripture Reading: Read two of the Bible passages from the list on page 5. In your opinion, what is the message of these passages? Read the section on "The Disciplines Today." Some people love to read the Bible; others see it as a challenge. What ideas might work for those who struggle?* Prayer: Read one of the Psalms listed at the top of page 6 and pick one other Bible passage in that section. What is the writer of the Psalms expressing in his prayer? Is he being honest with God about his emotions and problems? In what way does this change your view of prayer? What attitude should we have? What kinds of prayers should we avoid? Pick one of the ideas in "The Disciplines Today" and share how you might apply it.* Fasting: Choose two of the passages at the top of page 8 to read. Why did these people choose to fast? Now look at the quote. How can we keep our focus on the right thing? Fasting is one of the most neglected of the Spiritual Disciplines, but it is excellent for teaching us self-control. Look at the tips. How might you practice the discipline of fasting? * Worship: People worship in many ways as we can see from the biblical examples at the top of page 9. Which of these suit your personality and circumstances the most? Look at the first point under "The Disciplines Today." In practical ways, how can we develop the right attitudes? When we worship in a group, the experience is often different from our private times of worship. What are the benefits of each? * Service: Jesus could have forced and bullied everyone into obeying him. Yet he did not. He chose to be a servant. Pick one of the passages from the Biblical Basis section at the top of page 10, and explain how Jesus' leadership is different from the kind of leadership found in the world today. Read the tips on page 10. How will you serve others in a way that imitates Jesus?* Solitude: Many biblical leaders sought to be alone with God. Pick one of the examples on page 11 and note anything of interest to you. If you are the type of person who likes having a lot of noise in your life, how do you practice solitude? What are the benefits of going off by yourself and praying and resting?* Discernment: Look at the examples of biblical discernment at the top of page 12. Read both of the last two bullet points in the Biblical Basis section. What does discernment mean and how does it look today? Some people seem to have the spiritual gift of discernment, but all believers can be more discerning in general. Why is it important to discuss issues with other believers?* Evangelism: Read all of the points at the top of page 13. What did Jesus teach? Look at the tips. What do you see as the most important? It is often easiest and most natural to share your own story with close friends. Do you ever sense an opportunity to discuss spiritual matters? Perfect for discipleship or small groups.

Searching for Yesterday (Shelby Belgarden Mysteries)

by Valerie Sherrard

Commended for the 2009 Best Books for Kids & Teens Annie Berkley, a schoolmate of Shelby’s who has appeared in previous books, lives in a foster home and has become depressed. Shelby is concerned and eventually wins over Annie’s trust in order to find out what’s bothering her. Annie’s mother disappeared several years ago, leaving with her boyfriend when Annie was 8. she was never in touch with her daughter again. But now, the boyfriend has returned, saying that he lost touch with the mother and doesn’t know what happened to her. Shelby suspects that something more sinister is going on, and as she digs through clues, discovers that the boyfriend knows far more about the mother’s whereabouts than he’s letting on. But the attempt to uncover secrets puts Shelby and Annie’s lives in danger.

Mao Zedong and China’s Revolutions: A Brief History With Documents (The Bedford Series In History And Culture)

by Timothy Cheek

Whether one views Mao Zedong as a hero or a demon, the "Great Helmsman" was, undoubtedly, a pivotal figure in the history of twentieth-century China, a man whose life and writings provide a fascinating window on the Chinese experience from the 1920s onward. <P><P>Part Mao biography, part historical overview of the turbulent story of China’s Communist revolutions, the introductory essay traces the history of twentieth-century China, from Mao’s early career up to the Chinese Communist Party’s victory in 1949, through three decades of revolution to Mao’s death in 1976. <P><P>The second half of the volume offers a selection of Mao’s writings — including such seminal pieces as "On New Democracy" and selections from the Little Red Book — and writings about Mao and his legacy by both his contemporaries and modern scholars. Also included are headnotes to the documents, a chronology, Questions for Consideration, 12 images, a selected bibliography, and an index.

Molecular Basis and Emerging Strategies for Anti-aging Interventions

by Ufuk Çakatay Syed Ibrahim Rizvi

This book describes the nature of aging, age-related disorders, and the molecular principles of emerging strategies for anti-aging interventions, while also discussing the discovery of targets for geroprotective drugs. Although significant medical advances in the treatment and eradication of life-threatening conditions such as cardiovascular and infectious disease have been made over the past five decades, the prevalence of age-related disorders still remains high in older populations. Intervening into aging is the next frontier in contemporary medicine, and will be of increasing importance over time, as other sources of poor health are combated more and more successfully. Given the universal interest in anti-aging strategies, the book will appeal to a very broad audience. It addresses a diverse range of anti-aging interventions – including stem cells, autophagy, senolytics, anti-inflammatory methods, and telomerase induction – that will be of interest to scientists and researchers from various disciplines in the life sciences.

Modernism and Perversion: Sexual Deviance in Sexology and Literature, 1850–1930 (Modernism and...)

by Anna Katharina Schaffne

Charting the construction of sexual perversions in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century medical, psychiatric and psychological discourse, Schaffner argues that sexologists' preoccupation with these perversions was a response to specifically modern concerns, and illuminates the role of literary texts in the formation of sexological knowledge.

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