Confession is the basis of sexuality
Sexuality in the 19th century
The body of women became sexualized because of its role as a child bearer. The concept "hysteria" was invented and seen as a result of sexual problems.
The pedagogization of the sexuality of children. Children should at all costs be protected from the dangers inherent in masturbation and other sexuality.
The socialization of reproduction. The importance of sexuality for reproduction is recognized and put into context in the study of population growth.
The sexuality of adults becomes an object of study and all forms of "perverse" aberrations are seen as dangers.