On Life and Sex

On Life and Sex

Essays of Love & Virtue

1st Edition - January 1, 1948

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  • Author: Havelock Ellis
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483222271

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On Life and Sex: Essays of Love and Virtue discusses the fundamental principles and practical application of love and virtue. This book contains two volume encompassing 16 chapters. The first volume deals first with the role of parents and grandparents in educating the children concerning love, sex, marriage, and virtues. This part also highlights marriage, the roles of husband and wife, and the play-function of sex. The second volume tackles topics such as family, taboos, obscenity, eugenics, and population control.

Table of Contents

  • I Children and Parents

    II The Place of the Grandparents

    III The Meaning of Purity

    IV Marriages not made in Heaven

    V The Objects of Marriage

    VI Husbands and Wives

    VII The Love-Rights of Women

    VIII The Play-Function of Sex

    IX What is Frustration

    X The Individual and the Race


Product details

  • No. of pages: 292
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 1948
  • Published: January 1, 1948
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483222271

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Havelock Ellis

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