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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
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|ISBN:||9780393064643 0393064646 9781607510000 1607510006 9780393334791 0393334791|
|Description:||319 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.|
|Contents:||The sausage, the porcupine and the agreeable Mrs. G : highlights from the pioneers of human sexual response --
Dating the penis-camera : can a woman find happiness with a machine? --
The princess and her pea : the woman who moved her clitoris, and other ruminations on intercourse orgasms --
The upsuck chronicles : does orgasm boost fertility, and what do pigs know about it? --
What's going on in there? : the diverting world of coital imaging --
The Taiwanese fix and the penile pricking ring : creative approaches to impotence --
The testicle pushers : if two are good, would three be better? --
Re-member me : transplants, implants, and other penises of last resort --
The lady's boner : is the clitoris a tiny penis? --
The prescription-strength vibrator : masturbating for health --
The immaculate orgasm : who needs genitals? --
Mind over vagina : women are complicated --
What would Allah say? : the strange, brave career of Ahmed Shafik --
Monkey do : the secret sway of hormones : "Persons studies in pairs" : the lab that uncovered great sex.
[An] account that is at once revealing alarmingly so and very very funny. She studs (forgive me) her journey with a multitude of knee-crossing bits of fact that will enliven bedtime conversation
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Science infused with humor
I never realized a scientific look at sex (research) throughout history could be so very funny! I was thoroughly entertained and fascinated. If the book wasn't now a day overdue (and on hold for someone else), I would go back to the beginning and read it again because it was just that...
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