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The Resource The sex effect : baring our complicated relationship with sex, Ross Benes ; [foreword by A. J. Jacobs]

The sex effect : baring our complicated relationship with sex, Ross Benes ; [foreword by A. J. Jacobs]

Label
The sex effect : baring our complicated relationship with sex
Title
The sex effect
Title remainder
baring our complicated relationship with sex
Statement of responsibility
Ross Benes ; [foreword by A. J. Jacobs]
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.7
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ21
LC item number
.B436 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Label
The sex effect : baring our complicated relationship with sex, Ross Benes ; [foreword by A. J. Jacobs]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Part I: Politics. What's love got to do with it? How political leaders conditioned westerners to accept monogamy as the default -- All the presidents' women : breaking down the predictable phenomena of politician sex scandals -- Tragedy of the condoms : why western biomedical approaches have failed to stop AIDS epidemics in Africa -- Soldier sex : how the U.S. military inadvertently helped form our concept of gay identity -- Part II: Economics. There goes the gayborhood : an investigation into the economic prowess of LGBT districts -- The power of porn : a look at how erotica shapes our technology and everyday lives -- Invisible handjobs : examining the hidden relationships between governments, markets, and birthrates -- Part III: Religion and culture. Sex, drugs, and corn flakes : the influence of accidental inventions on sex and commerce -- The clerical closet: how the Catholic Church incentivizes the priesthood for devout gay men -- Sex cells and religious pluralism : examining the interfaith dependence of Muslim women -- Afterword -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgments -- About the author
Control code
ocn967791115
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 317 pages
Isbn
9781492647423
Lccn
2016032655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)967791115
Label
The sex effect : baring our complicated relationship with sex, Ross Benes ; [foreword by A. J. Jacobs]
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Part I: Politics. What's love got to do with it? How political leaders conditioned westerners to accept monogamy as the default -- All the presidents' women : breaking down the predictable phenomena of politician sex scandals -- Tragedy of the condoms : why western biomedical approaches have failed to stop AIDS epidemics in Africa -- Soldier sex : how the U.S. military inadvertently helped form our concept of gay identity -- Part II: Economics. There goes the gayborhood : an investigation into the economic prowess of LGBT districts -- The power of porn : a look at how erotica shapes our technology and everyday lives -- Invisible handjobs : examining the hidden relationships between governments, markets, and birthrates -- Part III: Religion and culture. Sex, drugs, and corn flakes : the influence of accidental inventions on sex and commerce -- The clerical closet: how the Catholic Church incentivizes the priesthood for devout gay men -- Sex cells and religious pluralism : examining the interfaith dependence of Muslim women -- Afterword -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgments -- About the author
Control code
ocn967791115
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 317 pages
Isbn
9781492647423
Lccn
2016032655
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)967791115

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