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Women's Sexuality After Childhood Incest

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Publisher Comments:

Myths abound regarding the sexuality of women who were incestuously abused as children - for example, that they are promiscuous or incapable of sexual desire or that they become lesbians or prostitutes. Treatment recommendations to enhance and improve sexuality are included.

Book News Annotation:

Psychologist and incest survivor Westerlund presents the results of her groundbreaking study (originally for her doctoral dissertation at Boston U.) on the sexual attitudes and practices of women with incest histories, including both statistical and anecdotal findings.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

This book presents a research study of the sexual attitudes and practices of women with incest histories, including both statistical and anecdotal findings.

Synopsis:

Myths abound regarding the sexuality of women who were incestuously abused as children - for example, that they are promiscuous or incapable of sexual desire or that they become lesbians or prostitutes. Treatment recommendations to enhance and improve sexuality are included.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-233) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393701418
Author:
Westerlund, Elaine
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Abuse
Subject:
Dysfunctional Families
Subject:
Adult child abuse victims
Subject:
Human Sexuality
Subject:
Incest
Subject:
Adult child sexual abuse victims
Subject:
Incest victims
Subject:
Sex therapy
Subject:
Sex behavior.
Subject:
Sex counseling.
Subject:
Child Abuse, Sexual.
Subject:
Adult child sexual abuse victims -- United States.
Subject:
Sex therapy -- United States.
Subject:
Compulsive behavior
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
3
Publication Date:
19920617
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
241
Dimensions:
8 x 5 x 1 in 1.266 lb

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Abuse » Professional Reference
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » General
History and Social Science » Sociology » General

Women's Sexuality After Childhood Incest
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Product details 241 pages W. W. Norton & Company - English 9780393701418 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This book presents a research study of the sexual attitudes and practices of women with incest histories, including both statistical and anecdotal findings.
"Synopsis" by , Myths abound regarding the sexuality of women who were incestuously abused as children - for example, that they are promiscuous or incapable of sexual desire or that they become lesbians or prostitutes. Treatment recommendations to enhance and improve sexuality are included.
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