Mating In Captivity: Unlocking Erotic Intelligence by Esther Perel

Mating In Captivity: Unlocking Erotic Intelligence

byEsther Perel

Paperback | October 30, 2007

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A New York City therapist examines the paradoxical relationship between domesticity and sexual desire and explains what it takes to bring lust home.

One of the world’s most respected voices on erotic intelligence, Esther Perel offers a bold, provocative new take on intimacy and sex. Mating in Captivity invites us to explore the paradoxical union of domesticity and sexual desire, and explains what it takes to bring lust home.

Drawing on more than twenty years of experience as a couples therapist, Perel examines the complexities of sustaining desire. Through case studies and lively discussion, Perel demonstrates how more exciting, playful, and even poetic sex is possible in long-term relationships. Wise, witty, and as revelatory as it is straightforward, Mating in Captivity is a sensational book that will transform the way you live and love.

About The Author

Esther Perel is a couples and family therapist with a private practice in New York City. She is on the faculty of the International Trauma Studies program at Columbia University, is a member of the American Family Therapy Academy, and has appeared on many television programs, including The Oprah Winfrey Show, Good Day New York, CBS Thi...
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Title:Mating In Captivity: Unlocking Erotic IntelligenceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.61 inPublished:October 30, 2007Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0060753641

ISBN - 13:9780060753641

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“An excellent book, full of provocative prose and entertaining case illustrations.”