our sexuality 2

Book Title : Our Sexuality
Author : Robert L. Crooks
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release Date : 2010-01-01
Pages : 704
ISBN : 9780495812944
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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The most respected and authoritative college textbook available on human sexuality, this edition of OUR SEXUALITY has been thoroughly and carefully updated to reflect the most current research findings. It is the first college text to bring cutting-edge and in-depth emphasis on the impact of politics on sexuality. Crooks and Baur engage students with the most exciting, emerging research and coverage, and focus on strengthening healthy communication among partners. The authors also have revised their overall coverage on maintaining a responsible and healthy sexual relationship, with greater attention to diversity and inclusiveness. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Book Title : How Sex Got Screwed Up The Ghosts that Haunt Our Sexual Pleasure Book Two
Author : Jon Knowles
Publisher : Vernon Press
Release Date : 2019-03-31
Pages : 1034
ISBN : 9781622734160
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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The ghosts that haunt our sexual pleasure were born in the Stone Age. Sex and gender taboos were used by tribes to differentiate themselves from one another. These taboos filtered into the lives of Bronze and Iron Age men and women who lived in city-states and empires. For the early Christians, all sex play was turned into sin, instilled with guilt, and punished severely. With the invention of sin came the construction of women as subordinate beings to men. Despite the birth of romance in the late middle ages, Renaissance churches held inquisitions to seek out and destroy sex sinners, all of whom it saw as heretics. The Age of Reason saw the demise of these inquisitions. But, it was doctors who would take over the roles of priests and ministers as sex became defined by discourses of crime, degeneracy, and sickness. The middle of the 20th century saw these medical and religious teachings challenged for the first time as activists, such as Alfred Kinsey and Margaret Sanger, sought to carve out a place for sexual freedom in society. However, strong opposition to their beliefs and the growing exploitation of sex by the media at the close of the century would ultimately shape 21st century sexual ambivalence. Book Two of this two-part publication traces the history of sex from the Victorian Era to present day. Interspersed with ‘personal hauntings’ from his own life and the lives of friends and relatives, Knowles reveals how historical discourses of sex continue to haunt us today. This book is a page-turner in simple and plain language about ‘how sex got screwed up’ for millennia. For Knowles, if we know the history of sex, we can get over it.

Book Title : The Essential Handbook of Women s Sexuality 2 volumes
Author : Donna Marie Castaneda
Publisher : ABC-CLIO
Release Date : 2013-01-24
Pages : 719
ISBN : 9780313397103
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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This cutting-edge two-volume set with contributions by distinguished and internationally recognized scholars provides a comprehensive picture of contemporary issues in the field of women's sexuality, emphasizing women's diversity and international perspectives. • Vignettes and real-life stories to illustrate concerns, questions, findings, research, and concepts • In-depth coverage of a wide spectrum of sexuality topics among women, including sexual desire and satisfaction; sexuality concerns in diverse countries; pornography; lesbian, bisexual, and transgender women; trauma, rape, and intimate partner violence; and mental health and therapy • Contributions from 63 distinguished scholars who are experts in their fields • Extensive bibliography with each chapter

Book Title : Our Sexuality
Author : Robert Crooks
Publisher :
Release Date : 1995-11
Pages :
ISBN : 053432097X
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Book Title : Battleground Women Gender and Sexuality 2 volumes
Author : Stephanie Brzuzy
Publisher : ABC-CLIO
Release Date : 2007-12-30
Pages : 696
ISBN : 9780313088001
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Whether in the home or in the public arenas of media, work, sports, politics, art or religion, women often become embroiled as subjects in the political, social, and cultural debates in America. People on all areas of the political landscape see women in diverse and conflicting ways—as either too liberated or not liberated enough, or whether and how gender and sexual roles are rooted in either biology or culture. Battleground: Women, Gender, and Sexuality helps readers navigate contemporary issues and debates pertaining to women's lives in the United States and globally. This work examines how science and culture intertwine to influence how we think about our identities, desires, relationships, and societal roles today. Battleground: Women, Gender, and Sexuality comprises lengthy, in-depth discussions of the most timely issues that are debated in today's culture, such as, birth control, comparable worth, disability and gender, glass ceiling, immigration, plastic surgery, tattooing, and piercing, same-sex marriage, and sexual assault and sexual harrassment Each essay provides a balanced overview of these hot-button topics, and a list of works for Further Reading after each entry serves as a stepping-stone to more in-depth material for students who are writing papers or researching reports.

Book Title : Understanding Our Sexuality
Author : Bryan Strong
Publisher : West Group
Release Date : 1988
Pages : 566
ISBN : IND:30000079270165
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Book Title : The Erotic Word Sexuality Spirituality and the Bible
Author : NY David M. Carr Professor of Old Testament Union Theological Seminary
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Release Date : 2002-12-19
Pages : 224
ISBN : 0198035543
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Historically, the Bible has been used to drive a wedge between the spirit and the body. In this provocative book, David Carr argues that it can--and should--do just the opposite. Sexuality and spirituality, Carr contends, are intricately interwoven: when one is improverished, the other is warped. As a result, the journey toward God and the life-long engagement with our own sexual embodiment are inseparable. Humans, the Bible tells us, both male and female, were created in God's image, and eros--a fundamental longing for connection that finds abstract good in the pleasure we derive from the stimulation of the senses--is a central component of that image. The Bible, particularly the Hebrew Bible, affirms erotic passion, both eros between humans and eros between God and humans. In a sweeping examination of the sexual rules of the Bible, Carr asserts that Biblical "family values" are a far cry from anything promoted as such in contemporary politics. He concludes that passionate love--our preoccupaton therewith and pursuit thereof--is the primary human vocation, that eros is in fact the flavoring of life.

Book Title : Our Sexuality
Author : Baur
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
Release Date : 2004-07
Pages : 384
ISBN : 0534633854
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Thoroughly revised! This valuable resource gives students a fun and interesting way to practice the material. Each chapter includes practice tests (which include multiple-choice, essay, and true/false questions), learning objectives, concept maps, key terms, concept checks with page references to the text, and crossword puzzles. New anatomical drawings for students to label are included in this edition.

Book Title : Study Guide for Crooks and Baur s Our Sexuality Eighth Edition
Author : Judy Zimmerman
Publisher :
Release Date : 2002
Pages : 321
ISBN : UCSC:32106016915727
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Book Title : The Black Christian Singles Guide to Dating and Sexuality
Author : Chris Jackson
Publisher : Zondervan
Release Date : 2009-08-30
Pages : 160
ISBN : 9780310861188
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Between the onset of puberty and marriage, every man and woman faces the issues of being single. How do you handle the weekends alone -- or with a dating partner? How do you build a healthy relationship? How can you tell when it's the relationship of a lifetime? And what about sex -- Why say no when your body is screaming yes? Chris Jackson knows the promise and the pitfalls of singleness for African Americans. In this book, he offers frank, down-to-earth wisdom on such topics as: - Practical ways to make the single life a better life - Making the most of the differences between the sexes - How your family history affects your dating relationships - "Creative Conversation from A to Z" - The silent issues: masturbation, date rape, and homosexuality - Breaking up without breaking down - Knowing when a relationship is marriageable . . . And much more -- If you want to order your dating life according to the Bible's prescription for fulfillment, The Black Christian Singles Guide to Dating and Sexuality is an invaluable guidebook. It's easy to read, and it offers real-life answers for your real-life issues.