Cross Cultural Perspectives on Human Sexuality / Edition 1

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This book reflects the growing interest in cross-cultural studies in today's school systems and provides educators with valuable information on the issues pertinent in today's youth. The book serves as a quick reference to facts about perspectives in human sexuality around the world. Using survey data from 44 nations and tables, it reports sexual behavior across the globe. Readers will research issues of sexuality, birth control, abortion, AIDS and STDs in their own country and abroad. Educators, psychologists and sociologists.

Provides a supplement to courses taught in human sexuality using basic aspects of sexuality for 44 different countries.

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A reference to facts and trends in human sexual behavior in 44 countries, useful as a supplement in courses in human sexuality and cross-cultural psychology or development. A brief overview of each country is provided, including information on population, ethnicity, and religions. Data is then presented on sexual activity, contraception, abortion, sex education, STDs, homosexuality, prostitution, and pornography. Includes tables of statistics allowing cross-cultural comparisons. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780205274161
  • Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
  • Publication date: 11/6/1997
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 201
  • Product dimensions: 8.26 (w) x 10.96 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

Pregnancy, Birth & Abortion Data
Australia 1
Austria 6
Belgium 10
Brazil 15
Bulgaria 20
Canada 25
Chile 30
China 34
Costa Rica 40
Cuba 43
Czech Republic 47
Denmark 52
Egypt 57
Finland 62
France 67
Germany 71
Greece 77
Hungary 81
India 85
Iran 90
Ireland 94
Israel 99
Italy 103
Japan 108
Kenya 112
Mexico 116
Netherlands 121
New Zealand 125
Norway 129
Poland 133
Portugal 137
Romania 141
Russia 145
Singapore 150
Slovakia 154
South Africa 159
Spain 163
Sweden 167
Switzerland 172
Thailand 177
Turkey 183
United Kingdom 188
United States 193
Zimbabwe 198
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