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…  See more details below

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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.

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

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Sexuality in Perspective1
Ch. 2Theoretical Perspectives on Sexuality24
Ch. 3Sex Research45
Ch. 4Sexual Anatomy71
Ch. 5Sex Hormones and Sexual Differentiation98
Ch. 6Menstruation and Menopause118
Ch. 7Conception, Pregnancy, and Childbirth139
Ch. 8Contraception and Abortion178
Ch. 9The Physiology of Sexual Response216
Ch. 10Techniques of Arousal and Communication244
Ch. 11Sexuality and the Life Cycle: Childhood and Adolescence276
Ch. 12Sexuality and the Life Cycle: Adulthood299
Ch. 13Attraction, Intimacy, and Love322
Ch. 14Gender Roles, Female Sexuality, and Male Sexuality344
Ch. 15Sexual Orientation: Gay, Straight, or Bi?371
Ch. 16Variations In Sexual Behavior404
Ch. 17Sexual Coercion425
Ch. 18Sex for Sale447
Ch. 19Sexual Disorders and Sex Therapy467
Ch. 20Sexually Transmitted Diseases494
Ch. 21Ethics, Religion, and Sexuality524
Ch. 22Sex and the Law552
Ch. 23Sex Education579
AppDirectory of Resources in Human Sexuality599

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