Sex, Youth, And Sex Education

Sex, Youth, And Sex Education

by David Campos
     
 

An authoritative reference that discusses the history of sex education and its ramifications in the United States.

• Definitions of and statistics on sexual activity among children and adolescents

• comprehensive directory of organizations as well as print and nonprint resources

Overview

An authoritative reference that discusses the history of sex education and its ramifications in the United States.

• Definitions of and statistics on sexual activity among children and adolescents

• comprehensive directory of organizations as well as print and nonprint resources

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From the Publisher
"The author of this book has skillfully condensed a tremendous amount of information into one very usable volume. The work is thoroughly documented, and will provide administrators, teachers, teachers in training, and parents with an excellent overview of the subject . . . This volume is recommended for academic and public libraries." - American Reference Books Annual
Booknews
Continuing the series of resources for high school and undergraduate students on current social debates, Campos (elementary education, Roosevelt U.) compiles information and views relating to sex education for youth. He discusses the history of sex education in the 20th century, sexual violence against youth, sexual orientation, and youth with disabilities. He also lists organizations, associations, government agencies, and publications. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576077764
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/23/2002
Series:
Contemporary Education Issues Series
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.88(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

Meet the Author

David Campos is assistant professor of elementary education and director of the Metropolitan Institute for Teaching and Learning at Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL.

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