Making chastity sexy the rhetoric of evangelical abstinence campaigns is a 2011 book by christine gardner a professor at wheaton college in it gardner states that sexual abstinence teachings by evangelicals are currently using sex to sell abstinence by promising more satisfying sexual activity within marriage for those who abstain from premarital sex she argues that this rhetoric . Christine j gardner looks closely at the language of the chastity movement and discovers a savvy campaign that uses sex to sell abstinence drawing from interviews with evangelical leaders and teenagers she examines the strategy to shift from a negative just say no approach to a positive one just say yes to great sex within . Making chastity sexy the rhetoric of evangelical abstinence campaigns by christine j gardner author july 2011 first edition paperback 2995 2400 ebook one way that the evangelical abstinence campaigns do this is to turn an essentially negative prohibition into a positive choice by focusing on a call to purity. If we are fish and our culture is the water we swim in christine gardner may have jumped out of the fish bowl to give us a candid examination of the culture of evangelical abstinence campaigns in making chastity sexy. The cover of christine j gardners book making chastity sexy the rhetoric of evangelical abstinence campaigns features a close up photograph of a young womans bare abdomen her low rise jeans and cropped shirt expose a navel piercing encircled by a cursive tattoo declaring true love waits
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