Women Who Love Sex: Ordinary Women Describe Their Paths to Pleasure, Intimacy, and Ecstasy

Women Who Love Sex: Ordinary Women Describe Their Paths to Pleasure, Intimacy, and Ecstasy

by Gina Ogden

Paperback

$21.95
View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Wednesday, November 21

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781590305034
Publisher: Shambhala
Publication date: 09/11/2007
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.56(d)

About the Author

Gina Ogden, PhD, has had a distinguished career as a marriage and family therapist, sex therapist, teacher, researcher, and author. She is the author of several books, including Women Who Love Sex and The Heart and Soul of Sex, and has been a featured guest on numerous radio and television programs including Oprah. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Table of Contents


Foreword by Our Bodies Ourselves     ix
Preface to the 2007 Edition     xi
Opening Thoughts     1
Portrait of a Feminist Sex Researcher     5
Alice-Lust and Connectedness     25
Maya-Pleasure, Orgasm, and Ecstasy     55
Iris and Company-Adventures beyond the Jade Gate     89
Dr. Suzanne-Thinking Off and Other Thoughts on Sexual Imagination     111
Molly-Sexual Nurturing: The Dance of Give-and-Take     139
Rosa-Slouching toward Intimacy     163
Reflections on Self, Spirit, and Social Change     189
Afterword     197
Acknowledgments     203
Notes     207
Interview Questions Asked of Women Who Love Sex     219
Guided Imagery for Women Who Love Sex     227
Selected Readings     229
Index     237

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews