Exploring the Dimensions of Human Sexuality

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2007 - Health & Fitness - 884 pages
Exploring The Dimensions Of Human Sexuality, Third Edition, Has Been Extensively Updated To Include Information And Statistics About Recent Developments. This Text Continues To Encourage Students To Explore The Varied Dimensions Of Sexuality And To See How Each Affects Their Personal Sexuality, Sexual Health, And Sexual Responsibility. All Aspects Of Sexuality--Biological, Spiritual, Psychological, And Sociocultural--Are Presented Factually And Impartially.
 

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Contents

CHAPTER C
2
Ethical Dimensions
12
Global Dimensions
14
Multicultural Dimensions
24
CHAPTER
38
Permission to Do Research on Sexual Behavior
43
CHAPTER
92
Female and Male Subcultures?
97
CHAPTER
434
11
436
CHAPTER
472
Race and Ethnic Differences in Sexual Behaviors
505
Teenagers and Sexuality Around the World
506
CHAPTER
516
The JeffersonHemings Affair
535
Divorce in China and Sudan
548

Ethics Communication and Date Rape
100
International Differences in Discussing Sexuality
109
CHAPTER
122
Female Genital Mutilation in Various parts of the World
125
Breast Cancer More Deadly in African Americans
156
CHAPTER
168
Male Genital Mutilation and Circumcision Practices
174
Screening for Cancer
182
Weight and Culture
190
IN FOCUS
193
CHAPTER
216
The Oppression of Women
234
How the Economy Affects Gender Equality
236
Extreme Sex RolesThe Price of Honor
239
CHAPTER
256
A Strange Mix
272
CHAPTER
284
Should Schools Provide AbstinenceOnly Sex Education?
290
Ethnic Gender and Age Differences in Condom Use
296
CHAPTER
326
CHAPTER Conception Pregnancy
328
Differences in Infant Mortality
364
Surrogate Mothers
368
IN FOCUS
378
Should Intact Dilation and Evacuation DE Be Banned?
382
International Adoptions
401
CHAPTER
408
Sexual Behavior with Others
417
Learn to Enjoy These Activities?
421
Exploring the Dimensions of Human Sexuality
430
The Boomer Sandwich
552
Viable Babies?
556
CHAPTER
572
STIs Around the World
575
Notifying Partners About STIs
598
IN FOCUS HIV and AIDS
608
IN FOCUS
611
AIDS Among Asian Americans
613
Should HIV Testing Be Mandatory for Pregnant Women?
618
CHAPTER
630
Should Surrogates Be Used in Sexual Therapy?
652
The Ethics of Chemical Treatment for Paraphilias
666
IN FOCUS Atypical Sexual Behavior
668
IN FOCUS
669
CHAPTER
686
Coercive Sexual Experiences
703
Examples of Coercive Sexual Behaviors in Other Countries
713
Is It Ethical to Publicly Identify Sexual Offenders?
716
CHAPTER
740
Sex Work in Other Countries
780
CHAPTER
788
Extramarital Sex
792
Gender Dimensions
799
EPILOGUE
817
APPENDIX
827
Glossary
865
Index
874
Credits 883
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