Thomas Laqueur

Co-Director, PMH
Professor Emeritus, Department of History
University of California, Berkeley
CSTMS Research Unit: Berkeley Program in Science and Technology Studies, PMH, Office for the History of Science and Technology

Thomas Laqueur's research interests include various topics in the history of medicine and in the cultural history of biology more generally; most recent relevant publications include Making Sex: Body and Gender from the Greeks to Freud, Solitary Sex, A Cultural History of Masturbation and various articles on the history of sexuality and medicine, the good death, the market in blood, smoking, autopsies and recent human rights activism.

last updated: January 26th, 2024