Why does a woman become a “butch” or “dyke” type of lesbian? What drives a homosexual to risk arrest? What fix- ates a woman in the sexual role of prostitute, sister-spouse, mother-wife .. . the man as playboy, great lover, big brother? What are the causes of orgiastic impotence?
Love and Orgasm differentiates be- tween sexuality and sensuality, be- tween partial and full orgasm. The first full-scale work on Reich’s orgasm theory, it analyzes the inseparable connection between one’s sexual func- tion and one’s personality. Dr. Lowen presents many fascinating case his- tories, as he describes the act of intercourse and shows why only the mature individual can experience the true orgasm of heterosexual love.