America's Sexual Transformation: How the Sexual Revolution's Legacy Is Shaping Our Society, Our Youth, and Our Future

America's Sexual Transformation: How the Sexual Revolution's Legacy Is Shaping Our Society, Our Youth, and Our Future

by Gary F Kelly
     
 

This book explains how the short-lived sexual revolution 50 years ago has led to the current evolution of our sexual values and behaviors and social standards among youth culture, examining topics such as communication technologies and sex, teen pregnancy, and divorce rates in the Bible Belt.

• Chapter notes highlight some of the major sex research studies

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Overview

This book explains how the short-lived sexual revolution 50 years ago has led to the current evolution of our sexual values and behaviors and social standards among youth culture, examining topics such as communication technologies and sex, teen pregnancy, and divorce rates in the Bible Belt.

• Chapter notes highlight some of the major sex research studies of the past 50 years

• Case studies and personal histories document unusual sexual preferences and how the practice of sex therapy is changing with current communication technologies

• A comprehensive index helps readers find salient points easily

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"With good references, the book should be of special interest to, and somewhat of an eye opener for, parents and policy makers who believe that teaching abstinence should be the only sex education. Summing Up: Highly recommended." - Choice

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313396458
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/30/2011
Series:
Sex, Love, and Psychology Series
Pages:
169
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Gary F. Kelly serves on the faculty of the psychology department and Honors Program at Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY. A sexuality educator and therapist for 40 years, his highly regarded college text, Sexuality Today, is now in its tenth edition.

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