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By Ramon Piñon Jr.

Human sexuality resists basic or facile reviews, and no generalization can do justice to the large stock of sexual emotions, practices, or behaviors. Our sexuality isn't just a resource of pleasure, wonderment, emotional unencumber, and happiness, but in addition of frustration, revenge, intimidation, and lethal energy. Coming to grips with our sexuality is not any effortless activity, for our makes an attempt to appreciate ourselves, to differentiate among fact and phantasm, are mired in mythologies of the previous, incorrect information, ethical and spiritual imperatives, loss of clinical wisdom, and wishful thinking.

By tracing the improvement of our knowing, Friction and delusion: starting Pandora’s field offers a traditionally proficient approach of attempting to make experience of 1 of the main emblematic elements of our humanity. starting with the possible easy question “what is sex,” Friction and myth: commencing Pandora’s field offers for the final reader a wide-ranging exploration of the complexities and mysteries of our multidimensional sexual universe: sexual fantasies, why we now have intercourse, the mythologies of our sexual anatomy, love, sexual hope and arousal, orgasm in ladies and men, the taboo topic of solitary intercourse, the controversies concerning erotic choice and gender variety, strange sexual practices, sexual violence (rape, pedophilia and baby sexual abuse), and the dilemmas of sexual discontent.

Blending medical and old views with literary commentaries, Friction and delusion: commencing Pandora’s field deals a wealth of data now not simply to be had to the final reader in a stimulating and thought-provoking manner.

About the Author:
Ramon Piñon Jr. retired from college of California, San Diego after thirty-six years of training and examine. He taught periods spanning a large zone of recent biology, and built the 1st human replica direction within the UCSD Biology division in 1973.

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