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Understanding the Larger World of Human Sexuality

Sexologist Leonore Tiefer has written a new book called "Sex Is Not a Natural Act: and Other Essays." She looks at our society's anxieties towards and ignorance about sex. She also questions what is "normal" sex. Tiefer received a Ph.D. in physiological psychology, and later specialized in clinical psychology to become a sex researcher, sex therapist and an Associate Professor at the Montefoire Medical Center in New York City. Tiefer has also been a sex columnist for the New York Daily News.

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Other segments from the episode on February 8, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 8, 1995: Interview with Leonore Tiefer; Review of the CD box set "The Doo Wop Box."

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