50 Great Myths of Human Sexuality by Pepper Schwartz, Martha Kempner

By Pepper Schwartz, Martha Kempner

50 nice Myths of Human Sexualityseeks to dispel in general accredited myths and misunderstandings surrounding human sexuality, delivering an enlightening, interesting and not easy publication that covers the fifty parts the author's think participants needs to comprehend to have a secure, pleasing and fit intercourse life.

Dispels/Explores quite often permitted myths and misunderstandings surrounding human sexuality.

Includes comparisons to different international locations and cultures exploring diverse ideals and the way societies can effect perceptions.

Areas mentioned contain: pre-marital intercourse, masturbation, sexual ailments, myth, pornography, relationships, birth control, and feelings equivalent to jealousy, physique picture lack of confidence, passionate love and sexual aggression.

Covers either heterosexual and same-sex relationships.

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