Alex Comfort

Alex Comfort was an English author, physician, and gerontologist, best known for his 1972 book 'The Joy of Sex', which played a significant role in changing public attitudes towards sexuality. He was also involved in scientific research and the peace movement, writing both fiction and non-fiction books on a range of topics including human biology, pacifism, and anarchism.


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  1. 1. The Joy of Sex

    This book serves as a comprehensive guide to human sexual behavior, offering detailed illustrations and instructions on various sexual techniques and positions. The author emphasizes the importance of mutual consent, respect, and emotional intimacy in sexual relationships, and promotes a positive and open-minded attitude towards sex. The book also provides advice on sexual health and contraception, making it a valuable resource for anyone seeking to enhance their sexual knowledge and experiences.