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Westheimer, Ruth K. (Ruth Karola) 1928-

Overview
Works: 188 works in 524 publications in 15 languages and 19,565 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Children's television programs  Biography  Dictionaries  Educational television programs  Humor  Music  Children's films  Puppet television programs 
Roles: Author, Singer, Actor, Narrator, Performer, Creator, Speaker, Interviewer, Other
Classifications: LB1573,
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Between the lions( Visual )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,966 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
Encyclopedia of sex by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and Russian and held by 1,506 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
The value of family : a blueprint for the 21st century by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 945 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
Sex for dummies by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

30 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 944 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
Grandparenthood by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and German and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author offers valuable insights into the rewarding and complex relationship that unites generations
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 839 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 to good sex by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

36 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in 9 languages and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 797 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 for married lovers by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

19 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 655 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 )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 494 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
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 437 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 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An environmental-themed song collection for the new age that combines catchy new tunes with new visits to old favorites
Sex and morality : who is teaching our sex standards? by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 414 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 361 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
The art of arousal by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and French and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Ruth talks about grandparents : advice for kids on making the most of a special relationship by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Chinese and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advises readers to treasure their grandparents and suggests ways in which they might enhance their relationships
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 343 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"--
Dr. Ruth's guide to teens & sex today : from social networking to friends with benefits by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While it's never been easy to deal with teenagers and preteens, today's parents are faced with a whole range of new fears, such as cyberbullying and predators on social networking websites. In this book the world-renowned sex therapist and educator offers sage advice on how to help both parents and teens survive adolescence in our digital age. With an emphasis on new technology, Dr. Ruth offers practical advice on key parenting topics, including: How to have frank discussions about sex. Protecting children from predators. Counteracting peer pressure. When teens start dating. Sexually active teens. With this essential new book, parents can take a page out of their own past and let Dr. Ruth, the voice that helped them with their own sexual development, guide them through the challenges they now face raising teens
Dr. Ruth's guide to college life : the savvy student's handbook by Ruth K Westheimer( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes on a host of issues relevant to college life, from getting along with roomates to dating and sex
 
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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-

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Ruth, Dr., 1928-

Ruth Westheimer deutsch-amerikanische Sexualtherapeutin

Ruth Westheimer Duits televisiepresentator

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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ウェストハイマー, ルース・K

ウエストハイマー, ルース

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Encyclopedia of sexThe value of family : a blueprint for the 21st centurySex for dummiesGrandparenthoodDr. 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 timeHeavenly sex : sex in the Jewish traditionDr. Ruth's pregnancy guide for couples : love, sex, and medical facts