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The distinguished American bibliophilic website,, has kindly chosen Professor Brett Kahr’s book on sexual fantasies, Who’s Been Sleeping in Your Head?:  The Secret World of Sexual Fantasies (New York:  Basic Books) – published in the United Kingdom as Sex and the Psyche (London:  Allen Lane / Penguin Books) – as one of its core titles.

In response, Professor Kahr has supplied brief reviews of his five favourite books on the “secret underbelly of sexual psychology”.

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The best books on the secret underbelly of sexual psychology

By Brett Kahr

Why am I passionate about this?

I have worked in the mental health profession for over forty years. Currently, I serve as Senior Fellow at the Tavistock Institute of Medical Psychology in London, and as Visiting Professor of Psychoanalysis and Mental Health at Regent’s University London, as well as Honorary Director of Research at the Freud Museum London. I also hold posts as Chair of the Scholars Committee of the British Psychoanalytic Council and as Honorary Fellow of the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy, and I have authored eighteen books and have served as series editor for some eighty-five further titles.  Read more…