Sex and Punishment by Eric Berkowitz

Sex and Punishment

Eric Berkowitz

476 pages first pub 2012 (editions)

nonfiction history psychology challenging informative reflective slow-paced


The "raging frenzy" of the sex drive, to use Plato's phrase, has always defied control. However, that's not to say that the Sumerians, Victorians, and every civilization in between and beyond have not tried, wielding their most formidable weapon: ...

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