Who's Been Sleeping in Your Head: The Secret World of Sexual Fantasies

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Basic Books, Jul 31, 2008 - Psychology - 512 pages
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In the largest study ever undertaken on sexual fantasy, world-renowned psychotherapist and researcher Brett Kahr reveals the astonishing truths behind secrecy, shame, and taboo in this groundbreaking book based on surveys of 23,000 men and women from eighteen to ninety years of age. The definitive account of what our fantasies tell us about ourselves, Who's Been Sleeping in Your Head? overturns conventional wisdom about sexuality today.

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User Review  - bookwormteri - LibraryThing

The first half of this book was really interesting. The fantasies themselves, how the study was set up, etc....all fascinating. However, you get to the last third of the book and you get Freudian ... Read full review

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User Review  - selfcallednowhere - LibraryThing

The parts that were people listing their favourite fantasies were quite hot and interesting, but the parts that were Kahr laying Freudian analysis on them were pretty uniformly bullshit. Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Brett Kahr is Senior Clinical Research Fellow in Psychotherapy and Mental Health at the Centre for Child Mental Health in London and is a Visiting Clinician and Lecturer at the famed Tavistock Institute of Medical Psychology. He is Chair of the Society of Couple Psychoanalytic Psycho therapists. He lives in London.


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