Understanding Human Development / Edition 7

Understanding Human Development / Edition 7

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by Janet Shibley Hyde, John D. Delamater
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072291869

ISBN-13: 9780072291865

Pub. Date: 08/28/1999

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Understanding Human Sexuality has always been a leader in the field,from the first edition in 1970 through the fifth edition in 1994. It is the "classic" that new books try to beat. It combines a readable,engaging style that appeals to students from diverse backgrounds,with exceptionally careful scholarship. Most human sexuality courses,especially those in

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Understanding Human Sexuality has always been a leader in the field,from the first edition in 1970 through the fifth edition in 1994. It is the "classic" that new books try to beat. It combines a readable,engaging style that appeals to students from diverse backgrounds,with exceptionally careful scholarship. Most human sexuality courses,especially those in psychologcial and social materials,as well as information about sexual health. This text is broad-based and comprehensive to meet this need. The book has always given solid coverage to the social sciences. Its multidisciplinary character has been strengthened with the addition of John DeLamater,a social psychologist and Professor of Sociology,as a co-author.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072291865
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
08/28/1999
Edition description:
Study Guide
Pages:
256

Table of Contents

1 Sexuality in Perspective
2 Theoretical Perspectives on Sexuality
3 Sex Research
4 Sexual Anatomy
5 Sex Hormones and Sexual Differentiation
6 Menstruation and Menopause
7 Conception, Pregnancy, and Childbirth
8 Contraception and Abortion
9 The Physiology of Sexual Response
10 Techniques of Arousal and Communication
11 Sexuality and the Life Cycle: Childhood and Adolescence
12 Sexuality and the Life Cycle: Adulthood
13 Attraction, Intimacy, and Love
14 Gender Roles, Female Sexuality, and Male Sexuality
15 Sexual Orientation: Gay, Straight, or Bi?
16 Variations in Sexual Behavior
17 Sexual Coercion
18 Sex for Sale
19 Sexual Disorders and Sex Therapy
20 Sexually Transmitted Diseases
21 Ethics, Religion, and Sexuality
22 Sex and the Law
23 Sex Education
Appendix: Directory of Resources in Human Sexuality

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