Ties That Bind

Author: Guy Baldwin
Publisher: Daedalus Publishing
ISBN: 9781881943099
Size: 19.21 MB
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The SM/Leather/Fetish Erotic Style - Issues, Commentary and Advice A well known psychotherapist and SM expert offers advice regarding relationships, the community, the SM experience, and personal transformation.

The Leather Contest Guide

Author: Guy Baldwin
Publisher: Daedalus Publishing
ISBN: 9781881943082
Size: 21.48 MB
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A Handbook for Promoters, Contestants, Judges and Titleholders The complete guide to the leather contest for promoters, contestants, judges and winners.

Queer Religion

Author: Donald L. Boisvert
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313353581
Size: 27.20 MB
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This ground-breaking and eye-opening book examines the intersections of religion and same-sex desire, from St. Augustine to Hinduism to contemporary LGBT and queer culture. * Contributions from 28 distinguished North American and international scholars and activists from a variety of religious traditions * A comprehensive index of key ideas and concepts

Reader S Guide To Lesbian And Gay Studies

Author: Timothy Murphy
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135942412
Size: 42.64 MB
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The Reader's Guide to Lesbian and Gay Studies surveys the field in some 470 entries on individuals (Adrienne Rich); arts and cultural studies (Dance); ethics, religion, and philosophical issues (Monastic Traditions); historical figures, periods, and ideas (Germany between the World Wars); language, literature, and communication (British Drama); law and politics (Child Custody); medicine and biological sciences (Health and Illness); and psychology, social sciences, and education (Kinsey Report).

Becoming A Kink Aware Therapist

Author: Caroline Shahbaz
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1315295326
Size: 31.82 MB
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As a result of recent media interest, the practice of BDSM has become more mainstream yet remains marginalized. Now more than ever, greater numbers of heterosexual and LGBTQ couples are starting to explore some form of BDSM. However, profound misunderstandings continue leading to unintentional physical and psychological harm. Drawing on current research and ethnographic narratives from the kink community, this book seeks to provide psychotherapists with an introductory understanding of the culture and practice of BDSM, and presents specific therapeutic concerns related to common misconceptions. This book strives to de-pathologize BDSM practices, while also providing concrete ways to distinguish abuse from consent, harmful codependency, and more. Packed with practical suggestions and rich case studies, this book belongs on the shelf of every therapist seeing BDSM and kink clients.