Category: Sexuality

A Companion to Greek and Roman Sexualities (Blackwell

A spouse to Greek and Roman Sexualities offers a finished selection of unique essays in terms of elements of gender and sexuality within the classical international. perspectives a number of the practices and discursive contexts of sexuality systematically and holistically

• Discusses Greece and Rome in each one bankruptcy, with sensitivity to the continuities and transformations among the 2 classical civilizations
• Addresses the classical effect at the knowing of later a while and faith
• Covers inventive and literary genres, numerous social environments of sexual behavior, and the technical disciplines of medication, magic, physiognomy, and dream interpretation
• beneficial properties contributions from greater than forty best foreign students

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Troubling the Teaching and Learning of Gender and Sexuality by Dennis A. Francis

By Dennis A. Francis

In this e-book, Francis highlights the stress among inclusion and sexual orientation, utilizing this stress as an access to discover how LGB adolescence event education. Drawing on study with lecturers and LGB formative years, this ebook problems the educating and studying of sexuality range and, through doing so, presents a serious exploration and research of ways curriculum, pedagogy, and coverage reproduces obligatory heterosexuality in faculties. The ebook makes seen the demanding situations of training sexuality variety in South African faculties whereas highlighting its strength for rethinking conceptions of the social and cultural representations thereof. Francis hyperlinks questions of coverage and perform to wider problems with society, sexuality, social justice and highlights its implications for instructing and studying. the writer encourages coverage makers, lecturers, and students of sexualities and schooling to boost additional questions and educated motion to problem heteronormativity and heterosexism.

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Striptease Culture: Sex, Media and the Democratisation of by Brian McNair

By Brian McNair

From advertisements to overall healthiness schooling campaigns, intercourse and sexual imagery now permeate each point of tradition. Striptease Culture explores the 'sexualization' of latest existence, touching on it to wider adjustments in post-war society.

Striptease Culture is split in to 3 sections:

* half one – lines the improvement of pornography, following its move from elite to mass tradition and the modern fascination with ‘porno-chic’
* half – considers renowned cultural sorts of sexual illustration within the media, relocating from backlash parts in instantly male tradition and altering pictures of girls, to the illustration of gays in modern movie and television
* half 3 – seems on the use of sexuality in modern paintings, examinging the creative ‘striptease’ of Jeff Koons, and others who've used their very own bare our bodies of their work.

Also contemplating how feminist and homosexual artists have hired sexuality within the critique and transformation of patriarchy, the excessive profile of sexuality as a key contributor to public future health schooling within the period of HIV and AIDS, and the consequences of the increase of striptease tradition for the way forward for sexual poltics, Brian McNair has produced a good publication within the examine of gender, sexuality and modern culture.

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Lesbian and Gay Psychology: Theory, Research, and Clinical by Beverly A. Greene, Gregory M Herek

By Beverly A. Greene, Gregory M Herek

During this first quantity of the Psychological views on Lesbian and homosexual Issues sequence, cutting edge empirical reports supply perception into the complexities and subtleties of the lesbian and homosexual neighborhood. Oustanding members discover concerns in terms of: the kids of lesbians; internalized homophobia; lesbian and homosexual improvement; dating caliber of cohabiting undefined; sexual satisfaction and disgrace in lesbians; actual visual appeal; the impression of the feminist political move; heterosexual attitudes; and bounds in lesbian therapist//client relationships.

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Absolute Mayhem: Secret Confessions of a Porn Star by Monica Mayhem, Gerrie Lim

By Monica Mayhem, Gerrie Lim

“Do you really need to grasp what it’s prefer to be a porn big name? Brace your self, simply because I’m unlikely to tug any punches. here’s what a ‘busy day on the office’ could suggest for me...”
So starts the no-holds-barred autobiography of Monica Mayhem—a porn megastar and pleased with it. In her humorous and disarmingly candid voice, she unearths the fine details of creating it titanic in la, the pornography capital of the realm. simply how did a lady who used to be taunted in school simply because her eyes have been “too big,” and who carved out a decent profession for herself buying and selling oil futures within the monetary markets of Sydney and London, pass directly to make over 400 hardcore grownup video clips (and counting), win a number of awards, or even land herself a job within the first Sex and the City motion picture? From her afflicted youth to her first express on the recognized Spearmint Rhino in London to her favourite intercourse toys, Monica finds how she equipped her empire—which now contains enormous quantities of movies, an internet site, and profitable burlesque performances.

Absolute Mayhem lifts the lid at the intercourse, rock, and mayhem of Monica’s really remarkable specialist lifestyles and unveils the personal individual at the back of all of it. 60 colour pictures

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The Construction of Homosexuality by David F. Greenberg

By David F. Greenberg

"At a variety of instances, homosexuality has been thought of the noblest of loves, a terrible sin, a mental situation or grounds for torture and execution. David F. Greenberg's cautious, encyclopedic and demanding new e-book argues that homosexuality is simply deviant simply because society has developed, or outlined, it as deviant. The e-book takes us over huge terrains of instance and aspect within the background of homosexuality." — Nicholas B. Dirks, New York instances ebook Review

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Armed Forces: Masculinity and Sexuality in the American War by Robert Eberwein

By Robert Eberwein

In conflict motion pictures, the portrayal of deep friendships among males is common. Given the sexually nervous nature of the yank mind's eye, such bonds are usually interpreted as sporting a homoerotic subtext. In defense force , Robert Eberwein argues that an elevated perception of masculinity and sexuality is important in an effort to comprehend extra totally the intricacy of those extreme and emotional human relationships. Drawing on various examples from silent movies reminiscent of What fee Glory and Wings to sound period works just like the Deer Hunter, Platoon, 3 Kings, and Pearl Harbor , he exhibits how shut readings of struggle motion pictures, relatively when it comes to their cultural contexts, reveal that depictions of hetero love, together with these in romantic triangles, really support to outline and make clear the nonsexual nature of male love. The ebook additionally explores the frustrating points of masculinity and sexuality whilst threatened by way of wounds, as within the top Years of Our Lives, and considers the advanced and protracted analogy among guns and the male physique, as in complete steel Jacket and Saving deepest Ryan .

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Wild Nights by David Deida

By David Deida

Wild Nights offers David Deida's notable account of his days with "Mykonos," the novel instructor who published to him the deeper knowledge of the erotic route to the divine. From our first actual come across to the "burden of bliss" that's his parting reward, Mykonos demanding situations our figuring out of what makes a religious existence. Brutally candid, he bargains his instructing to a person able to hear, with an uncanny skill to work out into the hearts and minds of his scholars larger than they could their very own. Charged with provocative scenes of unbridled ardour and play, Wild Nights explodes with religious insights into our option to "open as love, or shut and suffer," and why, for a few, complete sexual expression is a demand of non secular maturation. For its sincere depiction of the religious instructor and scholar relationship-and the questions it calls for we ask approximately our personal sexuality-Wild Nights broadcasts David Deida a guiding mild within the usually cloudy realm of intercourse and spirit.

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Practical Guide to Paraphilia and Paraphilic Disorders by Richard Balon

By Richard Balon

This booklet is a concise, functional consultant to either paraphilia and paraphilic issues as outlined by means of the DSM-5 instructions. Written by means of specialists within the box, the chapters conceal the differing kinds of paraphilic ailment in addition to the state-of-the-art, rising concerns comparable to on-line intercourse. in contrast to the other e-book out there, the textual content additionally covers the main winning therapy techniques, contain the healing, hormonal, and psychopharmacological methods. The booklet additionally discusses the moral, criminal, and cultural matters which are universal problems while facing paraphilic problems. Many chapters function an creation, diagnostic standards, precis of facts, scientific instance, innovations, end, and references.
Practical consultant to Paraphilia and Paraphilic issues is a precious source for psychiatrists, psychologists, citizens, and all doctors operating with sufferers who might be afflicted by paraphilia and/or paraphilic disorders.

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The Pleasure Mechanics Handbook on Ejaculation Control by The Pleasure Mechanics, Chris Maxwell Rose, Charlotte

By The Pleasure Mechanics, Chris Maxwell Rose, Charlotte Goodman-Smith

This ebook is designed to steer you, step by step, in gaining keep an eye on over your ejaculation and lasting longer in mattress (or wherever else you decide to get pleasure from sexual pleasure!)

All of the suggestions during this advisor might help you hold up ejaculation and achieve keep watch over over should you ejaculate. In doing so, you'll achieve a skillful self belief over your individual arousal, develop into a greater lover, and achieve the potential of extra excitement each time you might have intercourse or self-pleasure.

Many males are looking to find out how to extend their arousal, remain erect longer, and regulate their ejaculation to allow them to get pleasure from extra sexual excitement. This ebook presents the entire crucial details you must know the way to hold up ejaculation, why orgasm and ejaculation are assorted sexual occasions, and what advantages you could count on from studying those new sexual abilities.

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