Everything You Know About Love and Sex Is Wrong

Everything You Know About Love and Sex Is Wrong

25 Relationship Myths Redefined to Achieve Happiness and Fulfillment in Your Intimate Life

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  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780399527128
  • 288 Pages
  • TarcherPerigee
  • Adult


From the media to our mothers, others have taught us certain rules about intimacy and love. But what if these rules are wrong? Or even harmful? Sociologist and relationship expert Pepper Schwartz questions these assumptions, challenges our values, and breaks rules. She offers fresh alternatives and solutions that fit our needs as individualsand shows that by letting go of traditional rules that don’t suit us, we can achieve complete satisfaction in our intimate lives.


“I love this book. I couldn’t put it down. So many people guide their lives and make major decisions based on myths that are unstated and even unconscious. Pepper Schwartz’s delightful book clears away the cobwebs from clouded minds and gives us the power to see things as they are.” John Gottman, author of The Seven Principles of Making Marriage Work