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Westheimer, Ruth K. (Ruth Karola) 1928-

Overview
Works: 198 works in 557 publications in 15 languages and 21,681 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Dictionaries  Juvenile works  Humor  Children's films  Educational television programs  Music  History  Short films  Children's television programs 
Roles: Author, Singer, Actor, Narrator, Performer, Creator, Other, Interviewer, Speaker
Classifications: HQ31, 306.703
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Encyclopedia of sex by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This Encyclopedia of Sex has been updated from Dr. Ruth's Encyclopedia of Sex (1994) to include the revolutionary development of Uprima and Viagra. Working in conjunction with an internationally renowned team of sixty experts - psychiatrists, psychologists, sexologists, attorneys, and educators - the one and only Dr. Ruth here brings together all the sexual knowledge that one needs to be sexually literate. The Encyclopedia of Sex addresses every aspect of sexuality, from the most basic biological information to psychological, cultural, legal, and religious concerns. The language is clear and easy to understand, suitable for readers from adolescence up, making this the perfect home-reference source."--Jacket
Sex for dummies by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

34 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Try new sexual positions The bestselling guide to a rewarding sex life and a deeper relationship Looking for the straight facts on sex? In this friendly, authoritative guide, renowned sex therapist Dr. Ruth gives you the latest on everything from oral sex and popular positions to new methods of birth control. She also debunks sex myths and covers new therapies to manage low libido, overcome sexual dysfunction, and enhance pleasure. Praise for Dr. Ruth and Sex For Dummies "Her energy level is higher than that of a charged particle."--People Magazine "Dr. Ruth writes the way she talks -- enthusiastically, nonjudgmentally, and informatively. . . ."--Booklist "Her name and the distinctive thrill of her voice have become inextricably linked with the subject of sex."--New York Times Discover how to * Enjoy the first time * Enhance foreplay and afterplay with your partner * Avoid STDs and have safer sex * Discuss sex with your kids * Navigate cybersex
The value of family : a blueprint for the 21st century by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This books shows both how the family evolved to where it is today and how it can and will survive."--Jacket
Grandparenthood by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and German and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A proud grandmother of three, Dr. Ruth Westheimer offers information, advice, and resources for the first-time grandparent as well as the experienced pro. Written with Dr. Steven Kaplan, father of three, Grandparenthood also offers a parent's perspective. The authors answer both common and not-so-common questions grandparents and parents ask
Dr. Ruth talks to kids : where you came from, how your body changes, and what sex is all about by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and Chinese and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The noted sex therapist discusses the physical and psychological changes that occur when a child grows up
Dr. Ruth's guide for the Alzheimer's caregiver : how to care for your loved one without getting overwhelmed and without doing it all by yourself by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide for Alzheimer's caregivers offers advice on caring for spouses, parents, and other relatives; dealing with professional caregivers; and learning about Alzheimer's treatments and facilities
Dr. Ruth's guide to good sex by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

24 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in 7 languages and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adviezen van de Amerikaanse therapeute over seksualiteit en menselijke relaties
Dr. Ruth's guide for married lovers by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

19 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Ruth's guide for married lovers, 1986
Dr. Ruth's top 10 secrets for great sex : how to enjoy it, share it, and love it each and every time by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents advice on fostering a satisfying sex life, discussing differences in sexual preferences, the role of honest communication, the impact of physical and psychological changes, and the importance of self-knowledge
Between the lions( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A storybook tornado blows into the library and makes a terrible mess. Key word: west. Word family: -est. Target vowel: short e. Target consonant: w. Genre: folk tale. Subject/Themes: the environment and writing stories and poems
Heavenly sex : sex in the Jewish tradition by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex and morality : who is teaching our sex standards? by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This pretty planet by Tom Chapin( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An environmental-themed song collection for the new age that combines catchy new tunes with new visits to old favorites
Dr. Ruth's pregnancy guide for couples : love, sex, and medical facts by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides medical information and advice on sex and intimacy throughout pregnancy, exploring the physical and emotional changes of pregnancy, birth plans, and sexual positions
Power : the ultimate aphrodisiac by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the relationship between power and sex, using history and literature to explore the trophy wife, the harem, the political marriage, and other evidence of a link between these two forces
Sexually speaking : what every woman needs to know about sexual health by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ultimate women's guide to sexual health--new from Dr. Ruth. In this down-to-earth guide, celebrated sex expert and bestselling author Dr. Ruth Westheimer teams up with prominent gynecologist at Cornell and New York Presbyterian Medical Centers, Dr. Amos Grunebaum, to address the most pressing health issues women face today. Written in Dr. Ruth's refreshingly candid and lively style, it gives you everything you need to take charge of your health--from finding a gynecologist to having a happy sex life to planning or avoiding a pregnancy. With practical advice and information for every age and stage of a woman's life, Sexually Speaking is an invaluable reference you will turn to again and again. Covers everything you've ever wanted to know about women's health--from celebrated sex expert and therapist Dr. Ruth and top gynecologist Dr. Amos. Addresses questions related to sexuality, hormones, STDs, pregnancy, menopause, fibroids, ovarian cancer, and other women's health concerns. Helps you overcome embarrassment and other common obstacles to understanding and safeguarding your personal health. Combines Dr. Ruth's straightforward, reassuring approach to some of the more challenging and uncomfortable concerns related to women's health and the expertise of Dr. Amos, who has seen it all--from routine exams to high risk births"--
The art of arousal by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and French and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All in a lifetime : an autobiography by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and German and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the world, she is everyone's favorite sex therapist; a four-foot-seven-inch dynamo who answers our most intimate questions with disarming candor and heartening warmth. Yet few people know the real Dr. Ruth -- her loves, her losses, and the irrepressible spirit that has helped her through it all. Here, for the first time ever, Dr. Ruth opens her heart ... and the pages of her girlhood diaries to share her remarkable life story. Meet the child orphaned by the Holocaust, the Israeli soldier wounded on her twentieth birthday, and the citizen of the world who has called five countries home. A revealing autobiography of a fighter who has survived heartache with her spirit intact, All in a Lifetime offers a close and personal look at a courageous and very loving woman
Musically speaking : a life through song by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Present at the creation of the modern state of Israel, she sang and danced to the new music of a new nation; as a young woman eagerly absorbing all that Paris had to offer in the way of romance and worldliness in the early 1950s, the songs of Edith Piaf, Mouloudji, and Yves Montand were her tutors. An almost accidental emigration to America brought new challenges and new stability, as she became a wife, mother, and professional; tremendous and unforeseen celebrity came later, and with it the giddy opportunity to indulge her love of music as never before."--Jacket
 
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Encyclopedia of sex
Alternative Names
Bommer, Ruth K.

Bommer, Ruth K. 1928-

Bommer, Ruth K. (Ruth Karola), 1928-

Bommer, Ruth Karola 1928-

Dr. Ruth.

Dr. Ruth 1928-

Ruth 1928- Dr

Ruth Dr

Ruth, Dr., 1928-

Ruth Westheimer deutsch-amerikanische Sexualtherapeutin

Ruth Westheimer Duits televisiepresentator

Ruth Westheimer Duits televisiepresentatrice

Ruth Westheimer Jewish-American sex therapist

Siegel, Karola.

Siegel, Karola 1928-

Siegel, Ruth Karola

Westheimer Ruth

Westheimer, Ruth 1928-

Westheimer, Ruth Carola

Westheimer, Ruth K.

Westheimer, Ruth K. 1928-

Westheimer, Ruth Karola.

Westheimer, Ruth Karola 1928-

Westhimer, Ruth Karola, 1928-

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וסטהיימר, רות 1928־

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ウェストハイマ-, ル-ス・カロラ

ウェストハイマー, ルース・K

ウエストハイマー, ルース

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Sex for dummiesThe value of family : a blueprint for the 21st centuryGrandparenthoodDr. Ruth talks to kids : where you came from, how your body changes, and what sex is all aboutDr. Ruth's top 10 secrets for great sex : how to enjoy it, share it, and love it each and every timeBetween the lionsHeavenly sex : sex in the Jewish traditionDr. Ruth's pregnancy guide for couples : love, sex, and medical facts