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Other Sources for Clitoral Anatomy:

Moore, L.J. & Clarke A.E. Clitoral Conventions and Transgressions:
Graphic Representations in Anatomy Texts, c1900-1991. Feminist Studies
21:2, Summer, 1995, 255-301.

Lawner, C. and R. Chalker. A new view of a woman's body. New York:
Simon & Schuster, 1980.

Blank, Joani.  My Playbook for Women About Sex Burlingame, Calif: Down There Press, 1975.

Other Sources for Creating Intimacy with Your Partners:

Sexual Secrets: The Alchemy of Ecstasy. Nik Douglas and Penny Slinger.
New York: Destiny Books, 1979.

Other Books

Dr. Sprinkle's Spectacular Sex: Make Over Your Love Life with One of the World's Great Sex Experts. Annie Sprinkle. New York: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, 2005.

Ecstatic, Enlightened Orgasms. David Alan Ramsdale and Cynthia W. Gentry. Gloucester, MA: Fair Winds Press, 2004.

Exhibitionism for the Shy: Show Off, Dress Up, and Talk Hot. Carol Queen. San Francisco: Down There Press, 1995.

Live Nude Girl: Chronicles of Sex-Positive Culture. Carol Queen. Real Pittsburgh, Pa: Cleis Press, 1997.

Love Without Limits With Deborah Anapol – Tantra, Polyamory, The New Love Without Limits. Deborah Anapol. November 2008.
https://www.lovewithoutlimits.com/

My Playbook for Women About Sex. Joani Blank. Burlingame, Calif: Down There Press, 1975.

Orgasms for two: the joy of partnersex. Betty Dodson. New York: Harmony, 2002.

PoMoSEXUALS: Challenging Assumptions About Gender and Sexuality. Carol Queen and Lawrence Schimel. San Francisco, Calif: Cleis Press, 1997.

Articles Sourced from Medical Journals
Helen E. O’Connell, John M. Hutson, Colin R. Anderson, Robert J. Plenter “Anatomical relationship between urethra and clitoris”.. The Journal of Urology. Volume 159, Issue 6, June 1998, Pages 1892-1897.

Helen E. O’Connell, Kalavampara, V, Sanjeevan, and John M. Hutson. “Anatomy of the Clitoris”. The Journal of Urology, Volume 174, October, 2005, pp. 1189-1195.

Milan Zaviacic. “The human female prostate: from vestigial Skene’s paraurethral glands and ducts to woman’s functional prostate.”  Bratislava: Slovak Academic Press, 1999.  Williamson, Susan and Rachel Nowak “The truth about women: a new anatomical study shows there is more to the clitoris than anyone ever thought” New Scientist 159.n2145 (August 1, 1998): pp 34(2).

Websites For Female Sexual Empowerment and Anatomy:
Accord Allianace: https://www.accordalliance.org/
Accord Alliance's mission is to promote comprehensive and integrated approaches to care that enhance the health and well-being of people and families affected by DSD (disorders of sex development) by fostering collaboration among all stakeholders. In 2006, a consensus for a new paradigm of care for people diagnosed with "intersex" conditions was developed by 50 international experts and patient advocates. Accompanied by a change in nomenclature referring collectively to these conditions as disorders of sex development (DSD),

About Kids Health – animation  of sexual development
<https://www.aboutkidshealth.ca/HowTheBodyWorks/Sex-Development.aspx?articleID=7671&categoryID=XS>

About Kids Health – animation of female genital anatomy development
<https://www.aboutkidshealth.ca/HowTheBodyWorks/Female-Genital-Anatomy.aspx?articleID=6848&categoryID=XS-nh1>

About Kids Health – animation of male genital anatomy development
<https://www.aboutkidshealth.ca/HowTheBodyWorks/Male-Genital-Anatomy.aspx?articleID=6849&categoryID=XS-nh2>

All things Yoni: <https://www.yoni.com/>

www.the-clitoris.com: Attributed to Fox Internet Services @1998-2009
Amazing website with lots of medical journal references and great charts and graphs

The Clitoris During Intercourse. Catherine Yronwode. November 2008.
https://www.luckymojo.com/tkclitoris.html

Female Genital Cutting Education and Networking Project:
https://www.fgmnetwork.org/index.php Get up to date information on the latest information on female genital mutilation and get involved in the activism to stop it.

Isis Media – G Spot and Female Ejaculation. Deborah Sundahl. November
2008. https://www.isismedia.org/

Love Without Limits With Deborah Anapol – Tantra, Polyamory, The New Love Without Limits. Deborah Anapol. November 2008.
https://www.lovewithoutlimits.com/

www.pudendalhelp.com

Vulva and Vagina. All about the clitoris, labia, vulva, & vagina. Jan
Rossey. https://www.vulvavelvet.org/

Women, Sexuality, Politics, News, Culture and Liberation. Betty Dodson and Carlin Ross. November 2008. https://dodsonandross.com/

www.wikipedia.com

Yoniversity.com: <https://yoniversum.nl/guidemap.html>

Websites For Divine Feminine, Baubo & Sheila Na Gig:
https://www.honoringyourbelly.com/inspiration/articles/archaic_knowing.html

https://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Baubo

https://vulvamuseum.blogspot.com/

https://www.sheelanagig.org/index.html#https://www.sheelanagig.org/SheelaTheories.htm