Money (1989) defines lovemap as "a developmental representation or template, synchronously functional in the mind and the brain, depicting the idealized lover, the idealized love affair, and the idealized program of sexuoerotic
activity with that lover, projected in imagery and ideation, or in actual performance" (Money, 1989, p.
Enhancing sexual intimacy is "political only because it is so profoundly and fundamentally personal."* Our hypothesis is that expanding and enhancing women's knowledge of their own sexual nature and sexual response potential will contribute to an enriched, more egalitarian intimacy with their sexuoerotic
partners, in keeping with the expanding human self-awareness and consciousness.