Summary: Masters and Johnson on Sex and Human Loving, written by the internationally acclaimed sex researchers William H. Masters, Virginia E. Johnson, and Robert C. Kolodny, is a comprehensive, warm, and highly readable survey that includes the most current findings on the remarkable range of complexities--biological, psychological, and social--that make up human sexuality.
With their recognized insight and authority, Masters, Johnson, and Kolodny suggest that by being w ...show moreell informed about sexual matters, people can better contribute to their own sexual satisfaction. Through the voices of hundreds of people they interviewed, complemented by their own practical advice, they introduce and update the issues that can help sexually active adults of the 1980s and 1990s enhance their personal relationships. They address topics as diverse as sexual burnout, sex education, sexual victimization, and low sexual desire, offering numerous easy-to-follow suggestions about such dilemmas as how to deal with sexual boredom, how to communicate with your lover about sexual matters, what to do if you're the victim of incest or sexual harassment, how to evaluate a contraceptive's safety and effectiveness, and how to find a sex therapist. As well, they provide new and up-to-date information on sexually transmitted diseases, including AIDS.
Finally, the authors include fascinating--and sometimes startling--forecasts about trends that will define our sexual attitudes and behavior as we move into the twenty-first century. ...show less