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Who is Alex Comfort?
Alex Comfort: Alexander Comfort, MB BChir, PhD, DSc was a British scientist and physician best known for his nonfiction sex manual, The Joy of Sex. He was an author of both fiction and nonfiction, as well as a gerontologist, anarchist, pacifist, and conscientious objector.
- also known as Alexander Comfort, Dr. Alex Comfort
- born on (95 years ago) in London
- nationality: United Kingdom
- profession: Physician, gerontologist, writer, author
- died on (15 years ago) in South Northamptonshire
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American Countercultures: An Encyclopedia of Nonconformists, Alternative Lifestyles, and Radical Ideas in U.S. History (2015)
An Encyclopedia of Nonconformists, Alternative Lifestyles, and Radical Ideas in U.S. History by Gina Misiroglu
Alex Comfort«s Joy of Sex, an explicit, how-to book about sex published in 1972, quickly reached best-seller status and went on ...
by Peter McDonald
Alex Comfort 1920– English physician and sexologist The idea of the human responsibility of the doctor has been present since medicine was indistinguishable from magic. The Listener ...
by Arthur F. Beringause
Such verbal stigmata after a lifetime of use indoctrinate all age groups so that, as Alex Comfort pointed out, “on reaching old age we may be prejudiced against ourselves.” There is irony in young people's holding stereotypical beliefs about an ...
A Corrupt Tree: An Encyclopaedia of Crimes committed by the Church of Rome against Humanity and the Human Spirit (2014)
Alex Comfort The ...
Themes, Works, and Wonders by Gary Westfahl
Alex Comfort. "The Warrior and the Suffragette." Paunch ...
by Robert T. Francoeur, Raymond J. Noonan
Alex Comfort, encouraged sexual experimentation by illustrating sexual techniques. Sexual references became even more prolific in the mainstream media. For example, the ratio of sexual ...
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