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The mission of The Naturist Society is to promote a culture of body acceptance through clothing-optional recreation, using the tools of education and community outreach.
The Naturist Society celebrates the nude human form as inhe...
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Anarcho-naturism (also anarchist naturism and naturist anarchism) appeared in the late 19th century as the union of anarchist and naturist philosophies. Mainly it had importance within individualist a...
The Complete History of Nudism and Nudity
Young Naturists and Young Nudists America YNA
One version of the history of nudism, combining a detailed account of the modern period (post-1900) with extremely dubious notions about ancient history.
A guide for the TNS Volunteer
A primer for the naturist volunteer.
H&E naturist (originally Health and Efficiency) is an 92-page monthly commercial magazine focusing on the naturist and nudist lifestyle, through articles on travel, health and culture, as well as vari...
Naked hikers face fines in Switzerland
Canton aims to stop spread of 'indecent practice'
The Swiss canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden aims to stop naturist walkers, also referred to as "boot-only hikers".
A cultural and political movement advocating and defending social nudity in private and in public. It may also refer to a lifestyle based on personal, family and/or social nudism.
Naturism booms in France as young eager to ditch clothes
Why are more and more people, especially the young, opting to get naked in France?
Indeed, over the past three years, the phenomenon has begun to attract a younger audience according to the the FNN (...
The Naturist Society: A Brief History
What is The Naturist Society? How, why, and where did it begin? What does it hope to accomplish?
A beach where users are legally at liberty to be nude.
Nude & Natural
Nude & Natural: The Magazine of Naturist Living or simply N magazine, is a quarterly 100+ page naturist magazine published by The Naturist Society in Oshkosh, Wisconsin and distributed throughout the ...
A nudist community (or in Europe, naturist community) is an intentional community comprising nudists/naturists who choose to live together on a permanent basis where it is understood that no clothes w...
The state of wearing no clothing.
Nudity & Nudism -- Two Essays
Nudity is paradoxical - a bodily state that is seen as so banal or matter of fact that it is rarely given sustained conceptual or academic treatment, while all the while most societies subject it to i...
205 Arguments and Observations in Support of Naturism
Arguments in favour of naturism backed up by research and writings from various sources.
Living Naked and Frugal
A Handbook for Parsimonious Nudity
Penhallow, Paul (Robert A. Holm)
Paul Penhallow's experience of living naked in a non-naked world spanned nearly ten years, and ranged from SunSpace, his 21st-floor high-rise apartment in downtown Syracuse, New York, to the many high...
Naked at Lunch
The Adventures of a Reluctant Nudist
Smith, Mark Hasekll
Information about the many purposes and forms of naturism.
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