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Hypersexual Behavior in Hasidic Jewish Inpatients

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Although no published studies explore rates of sexual symptoms among mentally ill Hasidic Jews, anecdotal observations led to the lead author's hypothesis that male Hasidic Jewish psychiatric inpatients often demonstrated hypersexual behavior.



Curator comment: This abstract concludes by suggesting "a link between culture and symptom presentation", which is a topic that needs to be explored along virtually every dimension of this behavioral disorder.



Authors: Needell, N. and Markowitz, J.C.,

Source: The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease (2004), 192:3 243-246.

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A Preoccupation With Modesty or "Sex on the Brain"

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"In a highly restrictive environment where all expressions of love and sexuality are forbidden, there is a paradoxical effect causing men to see sex everywhere they look."

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Curator comment: this article is especially interesting when juxtaposed with the next one from "Jewish Pulse Radio".


Author: Alan Slomowitz, Ph.D.


Source: Psychoanalysis 3.0:Building a Practical Philosophy of Self-Knowledge for the 21st Century, by The Psychoanalysis 3.0 Writing Group, psychologytoday.com.

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Shmuley Boteach, Spiritual Adviser to Michael Jackson, Considering Run for Congress

Shmuley Boteach, Spiritual Adviser to Michael Jackson, Considering Run for Congress | Sex  Addiction | Scoop.it

“If you look at the social-sexual obsession, it is largely fueled by our patriotic Christian brothers and sisters—good people, but in Christianity sexuality plays an outsized role with its focus on the abstinence of Jesus, the celibacy of Paul, and the virginity of Mary.”


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Source: Tablet, "A New Read on Jewish Life"

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The Church of Sex | Jewish Pulse Radio

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".....it was just a matter of time before we got a version of Christianity for people obsessed with sex."

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Curator comment: oh my.

Author: David Kupelian

Source: Jewish Pulse Radio, "The Heartbeat of the Jewish People"


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