Sexual Life pp 10-23 | Cite as

What Shapes Sexual Life?

  • Stephen B. Levine
Part of the Critical Issues in Psychiatry book series (CIPS)


Clinicians need to be careful about unwarranted certainty concerning sexual life. Sexual characteristics are shaped by the interactions of individual psychology, biology, interpersonal relationship, the sexual equilibrium, and culture.


Sexual Behavior Sexual Experience Sexual Life Sexual Problem Sexual Pleasure 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen B. Levine
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  1. 1.Center for Human Sexuality, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals of ClevelandCase Western Reserve University School of MedicineClevelandUSA

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