Under pressure from a society increasingly devoted to measuring and explicating, she argues, "It is possible that the contraction of the vast field of polymorphous perversion
to the more aerodynamically pared-back opposition of heterosexuality and homosexuality is related to the increasing requirement that sexuality take up a position inside the protocols of statistical representation and hence be expressible in terms of norms" (p.
A strange medley of melancholic loss of childhood innocence and blissful polymorphous perversion
, Et range to chambre stages a duel between ego and id.
Among the controversial views proffered by Lacan in Encore the following ranks high: "L'acte d'amour, c'est la perversion polymorphe du male, cela chez ltetre parlant" [The act of love is the polymorphous perversion
of the male, in the case of the speaking being] (Encore 68).