Understanding Human Sexuality / Edition 9

Understanding Human Sexuality / Edition 9

by Janet Shibley Hyde, John D. DeLamater
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0073210943

ISBN-13: 9780073210940

Pub. Date: 03/01/2005

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Understanding Human Sexuality examines the science and psychology of human sexuality, provides practical information needed for everyday living, and familiarizes students with research methods used in sexuality. The author team features a unique combination of a psychologist and sociologist, which give this text a distinct inter-disciplinary perspective. This new

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Understanding Human Sexuality examines the science and psychology of human sexuality, provides practical information needed for everyday living, and familiarizes students with research methods used in sexuality. The author team features a unique combination of a psychologist and sociologist, which give this text a distinct inter-disciplinary perspective. This new edition includes up-to-date research, integrated technology, and new learning aids.

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ISBN-13:
9780073210940
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
03/01/2005

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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