History on sex

Duration: 5min 35sec Views: 564 Submitted: 05.05.2020
Category: Ebony
Changes in sexuality over time have made the modern family what it is. What next? Homa Khaleeli asks the authors of a groundbreaking graphic guide, The Story of Sex. Being French, and a psychiatrist to boot, Philippe Brenot takes a rather longer view.

‘A Curious History of Sex’ Covers Aphrodisiacs, Bicycles, Graham Crackers and More

ashtabulagen.com: A Curious History of Sex (): Lister, Kate: Books

Lister, an Englishwoman, is a strong writer, and her book comes with a story attached. She operates the website and excellent Twitter feed Whores of Yore, about historical attitudes toward sex work and desire in general. Her book, like all books issued by the British publishing house Unbound, was crowd-funded, an idea whose time has surely come. The women delivered the resulting loaves to their sweet-pea partners to inflame lust.

The Origins of Sex: A History of the First Sexual Revolution

The social construction of sexual behavior —its taboos , regulation , and social and political impact—has had a profound effect on the various cultures of the world since prehistoric times. The work of Swiss jurist Johann Bachofen made a major impact on the study of the history of sexuality. Many authors, notably Lewis Henry Morgan and Friedrich Engels , were influenced by Bachofen, and criticized Bachofen's ideas on the subject, which were almost entirely drawn from a close reading of ancient mythology. In his book Mother Right: An Investigation of the Religious and Juridical Character of Matriarchy in the Ancient World Bachofen writes that in the beginning human sexuality was chaotic and promiscuous.
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