Understanding Human Sexuality / Edition 6

Understanding Human Sexuality / Edition 6

by Janet Shibley Hyde
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070318026

ISBN-13: 9780070318021

Pub. Date: 11/28/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

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…  See more details below

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070318021
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
11/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
685
Product dimensions:
9.41(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.91(d)

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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