Wilhelm reich the function of the orgasm
W hen Wilhelm Reich, the most brilliant of the second generation of psychoanalysts who had been Freud's pupils, arrived in New York in August , only a few days before the outbreak of war, he was optimistic that his ideas fusing sex and politics would be better received there than they had been in fascist Europe. Despite its veneer of puritanism, America was a country already much preoccupied with sex — as Alfred Kinsey's renowned investigations, which he had begun the year before, were to show. However, it was only after the second world war that the idea of sexual liberation would permeate the culture at large. Reich could be said to have invented this "sexual revolution"; a Marxist analyst, he coined the phrase in the s in order to illustrate his belief that a true political revolution would be possible only once sexual repression was overthrown. That was the one obstacle Reich felt had scuppered the efforts of the Bolsheviks.
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The Function of the Orgasm
The Function of the Orgasm by Wilhelm Reich
Within the work of the Austrian psychoanalyst Wilhelm Reich — , orgastic potency is a human's natural ability to experience an orgasm with certain psychosomatic characteristics  and resulting in full sexual gratification. For Reich, "orgastic impotence" is an acquired fear of sexual excitation, resulting in the inability to find full sexual gratification not to be confused with anorgasmia , the inability to reach orgasm. This always resulted in neurosis , according to Reich, because that person could never discharge all built-up libido , which Reich regarded as actual biological or bioelectric energy. According to Reich, "not a single neurotic individual possesses orgastic potency"  and, inversely, all people free from neuroses have orgastic potency. Reich coined the term orgastic potency in and described the concept in his book Die Funktion des Orgasmus , the manuscript of which he presented to Sigmund Freud on the latter's 70th birthday.
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Function of the Orgasm (Paperback)
One of the most important books of the last century in our understanding of human sexuality. Over twenty years Wilhelm Reich, a psychologist and doctor of medicine, studied the relationship between the emotional, physiological and physical functions of biological energy. He saw the orgasm as the key to the body's energy metabolism, discovering that the biological emotions governing the psychic processes are themselves the immediate expression of strictly physical energy - which he named the cosmic orgone. Initially derided, Reich's theories are now seen as crucial to our understanding of ourselves and our fellow men. In appreciating why the orgasm brings a feeling of physical and emotional well-being, we can also gain insight into the physical and emotional ills that result from a thwarting of this bioenergetic function.
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