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Sexual Pleasure and Wellbeing

Hull, Terence


Pleasure may be the key to the successful working of the reproductive systems of humans. However, for all the enjoyment sexual relationships can provide, there are countervailing forces of guilt and disappointment at work on the individual psyche. Religious and social norms enforce limits on sexual expressiveness. These controls are defended as means to protect individuals and their partners from unhappiness due to infidelity. The contrasting balance of potential pleasure on the one hand and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2008
Type: Journal article
Source: International Journal of Sexual Health
DOI: 10.1080/19317610802157234


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