Andrology and Anthropology in the Talmud

Samuel S. Kottek

Abstract


The article analyses andrological aspects of Hebrew medicine and legislation. A detailed analysis of the sources provides interesting testimonies about the practice of abstinence, sexual hygiene, evaluation of male pleasure, religious prohibitions, dangers of committing sexual excesses and forbidden practices as homosexuality.


Key words: Talmud - Andrology - Anthropology


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