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Henry Havelock Ellis, known as Havelock Ellis (2 February 1859 – 8 July 1939), was an English physician, writer, progressive intellectual and social reformer who studied human sexuality. [1]

77 relations: A Study of British Genius, Aleister Crowley, Antwerp, Autoeroticism, Émile Zola, Callao, Carcoar, New South Wales, Charles Baudelaire, Chevalier d'Éon, Croydon, Edith Ellis, Edward Carpenter, Eleanor Marx, Erectile dysfunction, Eugenics, Fellowship of the New Life, French people, Galton Institute, George Bernard Shaw, Germinal (novel), Golders Green Crematorium, Good Friday, Grafton, New South Wales, Grammar school, Greater London, Hallucination, Hashish, Havelock Ellis, Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, Hintlesham, Homosexuality, Human sexuality, Hybrid word, Imaginary Conversations, Irish people, John Addington Symonds, John Gawsworth, Junction Creek, King's College London, Les Paradis artificiels, Liverpool Range, Magnus Hirschfeld, Mermaid Series, Mescaline, Mitcham, London, Narcissism, Neurosis, Norman Haire, Open marriage, Opium, ..., Paddington, Paraphilia, Peyote, Progressivism, Psychedelic drug, Psychoactive drug, Psychoanalysis, Radclyffe Hall, Scone, New South Wales, Sexology, Sigmund Freud, St Thomas's Hospital Medical School, Sterilization (medicine), Suffolk, Surrey, Sydney, Taboo, Temple, London, The Contemporary Review, The Well of Loneliness, Transgender, Transvestism, Urolagnia, W. B. Yeats, Walter Savage Landor, Wimbledon, London, Women's rights. Expand index (27 more) »

A Study of British Genius

A Study of British Genius is a 1904 book by Havelock Ellis.

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Aleister Crowley

Aleister Crowley (born Edward Alexander Crowley; 12 October 1875 – 1 December 1947) was an English occultist, ceremonial magician, poet, painter, novelist, and mountaineer.

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Antwerp (Antwerpen, Anvers) is a city in Belgium, and is the capital of Antwerp province in Flanders.

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Autoeroticism is the practice of becoming sexually stimulated through internal stimuli.

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Émile Zola

Émile Édouard Charles Antoine Zola (2 April 1840 – 29 September 1902) was a French novelist, playwright, journalist, the best-known practitioner of the literary school of naturalism, and an important contributor to the development of theatrical naturalism.

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El Callao is a city in Peru.

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Carcoar, New South Wales

Carcoar is a town in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia, in Blayney Shire.

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Charles Baudelaire

Charles Pierre Baudelaire (April 9, 1821 – August 31, 1867) was a French poet who also produced notable work as an essayist, art critic, and pioneering translator of Edgar Allan Poe.

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Chevalier d'Éon

Charles-Geneviève-Louis-Auguste-André-Timothée d'Éon de Beaumont (5 October 1728 – 21 May 1810), usually known as the Chevalier d'Éon, was a French diplomat, spy, Freemason and soldier who fought in the Seven Years' War.

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Croydon is a large town in south London, England, south of Charing Cross.

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Edith Ellis

Edith Mary Oldham Ellis (née Lees; 1861, Manchester – 1916, Paddington, London) was an English writer and women's rights activist.

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Edward Carpenter

Edward Carpenter (29 August 1844 – 28 June 1929) was an English socialist poet, philosopher, anthologist, and early activist for rights for homosexuals.

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Eleanor Marx

Jenny Julia Eleanor Marx (16 January 1855 – 31 March 1898), sometimes called Eleanor Aveling and known to her family as Tussy, was the English-born youngest daughter of Karl Marx.

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Erectile dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction (ED), also known as impotence, is a type of sexual dysfunction characterized by the inability to develop or maintain an erection of the penis during sexual activity.

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Eugenics (from Greek εὐγενής eugenes 'well-born' from εὖ eu, 'good, well' and γένος genos, 'race, stock, kin') is a set of beliefs and practices that aims at improving the genetic quality of a human population.

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Fellowship of the New Life

The Fellowship of the New Life was a British organization in the 19th century, most famous for a splinter group, the Fabian Society.

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French people

The French (Français) are a Latin European ethnic group and nation who are identified with the country of France.

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Galton Institute

The Galton Institute is a learned society based in the United Kingdom.

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George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw (26 July 1856 – 2 November 1950), known at his insistence simply as Bernard Shaw, was an Irish playwright, critic, polemicist, and political activist.

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Germinal (novel)

Germinal is the thirteenth novel in Émile Zola's twenty-volume series Les Rougon-Macquart.

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Golders Green Crematorium

Golders Green Crematorium and Mausoleum was the first crematorium to be opened in London, and one of the oldest crematoria in Britain.

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Good Friday

Good Friday is a Christian holiday celebrating the crucifixion of Jesus and his death at Calvary.

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Grafton, New South Wales

Grafton is a city in the Northern Rivers region of the Australian state of New South Wales.

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Grammar school

A grammar school is one of several different types of school in the history of education in the United Kingdom and other English-speaking countries, originally a school teaching Latin, but more recently an academically-oriented secondary school, differentiated in recent years from less academic Secondary Modern Schools.

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Greater London

Greater London is a region of England which forms the administrative boundaries of London, as well as a county for the purposes of the lieutenancies.

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A hallucination is a perception in the absence of external stimulus that has qualities of real perception.

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Hashish, or hash, is a drug made from cannabis.

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Havelock Ellis

Henry Havelock Ellis, known as Havelock Ellis (2 February 1859 – 8 July 1939), was an English physician, writer, progressive intellectual and social reformer who studied human sexuality.

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Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn

The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn (Ordo Hermeticus Aurorae Aureae; or, more commonly, the Golden Dawn (Aurora Aurea)) was an organization devoted to the study and practice of the occult, metaphysics, and paranormal activities during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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Hintlesham is a small village in Suffolk, England, situated roughly halfway between Ipswich and Hadleigh.

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Homosexuality is romantic attraction, sexual attraction or sexual behavior between members of the same sex or gender.

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Human sexuality

Human sexuality is the way people experience and express themselves sexually.

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Hybrid word

A hybrid word or hybridism is a word that etymologically derives from at least two languages.

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Imaginary Conversations

Imaginary Conversations is a publication consisting of five volumes of imaginary conversations, mainly between historical people of classical Greece and Rome, composed by the English author Walter Savage Landor.

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Irish people

The Irish people (Muintir na hÉireann or Na hÉireannaigh) are a nation and ethnic group native to the island of Ireland, who share a common Irish ancestry, identity and culture.

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John Addington Symonds

John Addington Symonds (5 October 1840 – 19 April 1893) was an English poet and literary critic.

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John Gawsworth

Terence Ian Fytton Armstrong (29 June 1912 – 23 September 1970), better known as John Gawsworth (and also sometimes known as T. I. F. Armstrong), was a British writer, poet and compiler of anthologies, both of poetry and of short stories.

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Junction Creek

Junction Creek is a creek in southwestern Alberta.

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King's College London

King's College London (informally King's or KCL) is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom, and a founding constituent college of the federal University of London.

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Les Paradis artificiels

Les Paradis Artificiels (Artificial Paradises) is a book by French poet Charles Baudelaire, first published in 1860, about the state of being under the influence of opium and hashish.

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Liverpool Range

The Liverpool Range is a mountain range and a lava-field province in New South Wales, Australia.

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Magnus Hirschfeld

Magnus Hirschfeld (14 May 1868 – 14 May 1935) was a German Jewish physician and sexologist educated primarily in Germany; he based his practice in Berlin-Charlottenburg.

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Mermaid Series

The Mermaid Series was a major collection of reprints of texts from English Elizabethan, Jacobean and Restoration drama.

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Mescaline (3,4,5-trimethoxyphenethylamine) is a naturally occurring psychedelic alkaloid of the phenethylamine class, known for its hallucinogenic effects comparable to those of LSD and psilocybin.

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Mitcham, London

Mitcham is a district in south west London, located within the London Borough of Merton.

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Narcissism is the pursuit of gratification from vanity or egotistic admiration of one's own attributes.

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Neurosis is a class of functional mental disorders involving chronic distress but neither delusions nor hallucinations.

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Norman Haire

Norman Haire, born Norman Zions (21 January 1892, Sydney – 11 September 1952, London) was an Australian medical practitioner and sexologist.

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Open marriage

Open marriage is a form of non-monogamy in which the partners of a dyadic marriage agree that each may engage in extramarital sexual relationships, without this being regarded by them as infidelity, and consider or establish an open relationship despite the implied monogamy of marriage.

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Opium (poppy tears, with the scientific name: Lachryma papaveris) is the dried latex obtained from the opium poppy (scientific name: Papaver somniferum).

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Paddington is an area within the City of Westminster, in central London.

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Paraphilia (previously known as sexual perversion and sexual deviation) is the experience of intense sexual arousal to atypical objects, situations, fantasies, behaviors, or individuals.

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Lophophora williamsii or peyote is a small, spineless cactus with psychoactive alkaloids, particularly mescaline.

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Progressivism is the support for or advocacy of improvement of society by reform.

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Psychedelic drug

Psychedelics are a class of drug whose primary action is to trigger psychedelic experiences via serotonin receptor agonism, causing thought and visual/auditory changes, and altered state of consciousness.

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Psychoactive drug

A psychoactive drug, psychopharmaceutical, or psychotropic is a chemical substance that changes brain function and results in alterations in perception, mood, consciousness, cognition, or behavior.

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Psychoanalysis is a set of theories and therapeutic techniques related to the study of the unconscious mind, which together form a method of treatment for mental-health disorders.

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Radclyffe Hall

Marguerite Radclyffe Hall (12 August 1880 – 7 October 1943) was an English poet and author.

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Scone, New South Wales

Scone is a town in the Upper Hunter Shire in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia.

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Sexology is the scientific study of human sexuality, including human sexual interests, behaviors and functions.

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Sigmund Freud

Sigmund Freud (born Sigismund Schlomo Freud; 6 May 1856 – 23 September 1939) was an Austrian neurologist and the founder of psychoanalysis, a clinical method for treating psychopathology through dialogue between a patient and a psychoanalyst.

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St Thomas's Hospital Medical School

St Thomas's Hospital Medical School in London was one of the oldest and most prestigious medical schools in the UK.

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Sterilization (medicine)

Sterilization (also spelled sterilisation) is any of a number of medical techniques that intentionally leaves a person unable to reproduce.

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Suffolk is an East Anglian county of historic origin in England.

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Surrey is a county in South East England, and one of the home counties.

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Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

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In any given society, a taboo is an implicit prohibition or strong discouragement against something (usually against an utterance or behavior) based on a cultural feeling that it is either too repulsive or dangerous, or, perhaps, too sacred for ordinary people.

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Temple, London

The Temple is an area of central London in the vicinity of Temple Church.

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The Contemporary Review

The Contemporary Review is a British biannual, formerly quarterly, magazine.

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The Well of Loneliness

The Well of Loneliness is a lesbian novel by British author Radclyffe Hall that was first published in 1928 by Jonathan Cape.

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Transgender people have a gender identity or gender expression that differs from their assigned sex.

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Transvestism is the practice of dressing and acting in a style or manner traditionally associated with the opposite sex.

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Urolagnia (also urophilia, undinism, golden shower and watersports) is a form of salirophilia (which is a form of paraphilia) in which sexual excitement is associated with the sight or thought of urine or urination.

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W. B. Yeats

William Butler Yeats (13 June 186528 January 1939) was an Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of 20th-century literature.

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Walter Savage Landor

Walter Savage Landor (30 January 1775 – 17 September 1864) was an English writer and poet.

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Wimbledon, London

Wimbledon WIMBLESON is a district of southwest London, England, south-west of the centre of London at Charing Cross, in the London Borough of Merton, south of Wandsworth, northeast of New Malden, northwest of Mitcham, west of Streatham and north of Sutton.

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Women's rights

Women's rights are the rights and entitlements claimed for women and girls worldwide, and formed the basis for the women's rights movement in the nineteenth century and feminist movement during the 20th century.

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