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Christians under covers : evangelicals and sexual pleasure on the Internet

Author: Kelsy Burke
Publisher: Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2016] ©2016
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"Christians under Covers shifts how scholars and popular media talk about religious conservatives and sex. In an ethnography drawn from Christian sexuality websites, Kelsy Burke examines how some evangelical Christians use digital media to promote the idea that God wants married, heterosexual couples to have satisfying sex lives. These evangelicals maintain their religious beliefs while incorporating feminist and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Burke, Kelsy, 1985-
Christians under covers
(DLC) 2015031933
(OCoLC)919316263
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kelsy Burke
ISBN: 9780520961586 0520961587
OCLC Number: 934706273
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents: Godly sex : a new evangelical sexual logic --
Overcoming the obscene : using religion to talk about sex --
Virtual and virtuous : forming online religious communities --
Sexual awakening : defining women's pleasures --
What makes a man : making "bad" sex "good" --
Conclusion : paths of desire --
Appendix A : websites mentioned by name in the book --
Appendix B: doing internet ethnography.
Responsibility: Kelsy Burke.

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