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Beyond Shame: Creating a Healthy Sex Life on Your Own Terms

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Beyond Shame: Creating a Healthy Sex Life on Your Own Terms

Beyond Shame: Creating a Healthy Sex Life on Your Own Terms by Matthias Roberts
English | January 7th, 2020 | ISBN: 1506455662 | 250 pages | EPUB | 0.77 MB

We all carry sexual shame. Whether we grew up in the repressive purity culture of American Evangelical Christianity or not, we've all been taught in subtle and not-so-subtle ways that sex (outside of very specific contexts) is immoral and taboo. Psychotherapist Matthias Roberts helps readers overcome their shame around sex by overcoming three unhealthy coping mechanisms we use to manage that shame.

James Hardy Vaux's 1819 Dictionary of Criminal Slang and Other Impolite Terms

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James Hardy Vaux's 1819 Dictionary of Criminal Slang and Other Impolite Terms

James Hardy Vaux's 1819 Dictionary of Criminal Slang and Other Impolite Terms as Used by the Convicts of the British Colonies of Australia with Additional True Stories, Remarkable Facts and Illustrations by Simon Barnard
English | August 31st, 2019 | ISBN: 1925773892 | 351 pages | EPUB | 10.86 MB

In the early 1800s magistrates in the Australian colonies were often frustrated by the language used by reoffending convicts to disguise their criminal activities and intensions. Convict clerk James Hardy Vaux came up with a useful idea: a dictionary of slang and other terms used by convicts. And so, in 1812, he compiled what was to be Australia's first published dictionary.