Men and Sex: A Sexual Script Approach by Philip Graham

By Philip Graham

males and intercourse offers a finished but available account of male sexuality through the use of the theoretical idea of the 'sexual script' to light up diversified points of men's sexual behaviour. Graham starts by means of discussing varied theories of sexuality, prior to delivering a extra distinct description of sexual script concept. This proposes how male sexual behaviour could be defined because of cultural impacts converted by way of person event and character in addition to by means of interplay with others. person chapters element the improvement of sexual scripts in formative years and early life, masturbation, cultural impacts on sexuality, heterosexual behaviour, adaptations and difficulties in sexual functioning, gay behaviour, transsexualism, procreative intercourse, coercive sexual behaviour, the impression of actual and psychological illnesses on sexuality, and sexuality and pornography. The concluding bankruptcy seems on the way forward for male sexuality. The e-book makes a priceless contribution to the burgeoning literature on masculinity studies.

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