Vagina

Editore: HarperCollins Data di rilascio: 2013-12-10

Descrizione

An astonishing work of cuttingedge science and cultural history from one of our most respected cultural critics and thinkers, Naomi Wolf, author of the modern classic The Beauty MythWhen an unexpected medical crisis sends Naomi Wolf on a journey to tease out the intersections between sexuality and creativity, she discoversmuch to her own astonishmentan increasing body of scientific evidence that documents new insights about female sexual response. These breakthrough discoveries show that the vagina, clitoris, and labiathe female sexual centersare not merely flesh, but directly affect the female brain, and that the female brain directly affects, in newly documented ways, the vagina and female sexual centers. The vagina thus has a fundamental relationship to female consciousness itself. Utterly enthralling and totally fascinating, Vagina draws on this set of insights about the mind-vagina connection to reveal new information about what women really need, on many different levels, and considers what sexual relationshipsand a womans relationship to her self, as well as to her own desire and pleasuretransformed by these insights, may look like.A brilliant and nuanced synthesis of physiology, history, and cultural criticism, Vagina explores the physical, political, and spiritual implications for womenand for society as a wholein this startling series of new scientific breakthroughs from a writer whose conviction and keen intelligence have propelled her works to the tops of bestseller lists, and firmly into the realm of modern classics.

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Informazioni Aggiuntive

Genere: Feminism & feminist theory

Raccolta: Ecco

Genere: EPub

Pagine 416

ISBN: 9780062319470

Informazioni Aggiuntive

Genere: Feminism & feminist theory

Raccolta: Ecco

Genere: EPub

Pagine 416

ISBN: 9780062319470

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