Sex, power and miracles: A suburban triptych

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Unexpected histories of London's suburbia in the 1970s, 80s and 90s. The stories of Cynthia Payne, John Major and a milk-drinking Hindu God reveal the complexity of sexuality, politics and faith in late-twentieth century London suburbia.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLondon From Punk to Blair
Subtitle of host publicationRevised Second Edition
EditorsJoe Kerr, Andrew Gibson
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherReaktion Books
Number of pages10
ISBN (Electronic)9781780230757
ISBN (Print)9781780230498
Publication statusPublished - 23 Nov 2012


  • London
  • Suburbia
  • Sex
  • Politics
  • Religion
  • John Major
  • Southall
  • Worcester Park
  • Streatham

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