Everything you know about love and sex is wrong: twenty-five relationship myths redefined to achieve happiness and fulfillment in your intimate life

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Putnam, Oct 1, 2000 - Family & Relationships - 277 pages
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Pepper Schwartz offers a refreshing, unique take on the old and established assumptions that people hold when it comes to sex and love. Twenty-five relationship myths are examined for the reasons they have been widely held and believed for so long, reevaluated with a frank and keen eye for why they should be dismissed, and replaced with modern, reality-based ideas. The author draws on her years of professional and personal experience, bolstered by illuminating case studies. Dr. Schwartz demystifies such notions as "Women are not into sex toys", "All committed couples should pool their money", and "You can't be in love with two people at once" in order to show that it is possible to let go of the myths that undermine our relationships.

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4. I found this book a refreshing look at the values that we (society) have placed in relationships. Covering everything from monogamy to co-habiting and divorce, this book faces the challenges of ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
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You cant be in love with two people at the same time
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Pick only someone you are madly in love with
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Dr. Pepper Schwartz is the industry's leading relationship authority. She has contributed regularly to "Glamour" and has appeared repeatedly on "Oprah", the "Today" show, and numerous national news shows. She is currently the relationship expert for PerfectMatch.com and a professor of sociology at the University of Washington in Seattle.

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