Joan of Arc was celibate. So was Sir Isaac Newton. What causes people to give up sex? Abbott's provocative and entertaining exploration of celibacy through the ages debunks traditional notions about celibacy--a practice that reveals a lot about our sexual desires and drives.Elizabeth Abbotta#39;s spirited and provocative exploration of celibacy debunks the traditionally held notion that celibacy is a predominantly religious concept of little concern to the secular world.
|Title||:||A History of Celibacy|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2000|