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Adolescent Sexuality

Adolescent Sexuality

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Volume: 5
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Child Development

August 1992 | 232 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Unplanned pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases are on the increase among young people. This volume explores social and behavioural implications of adolescent sexuality and suggests ways in which to encourage sexual responsibility.

With contributions from psychologists, sociologists and family care experts, the volume examines such topics as gender, sexual behaviour, adolescent parenting, homosexuality and bisexuality.

Thomas P Gullotta
A Chris Downs and Lisa Scarborough Hillje
Historical and Theoretical Perspectives on Adolescent Sexuality
An Overview

Patricia Hyjer Dyk
Anatomy, Physiology, and Gender Issues
Brent C Miller, Cynthia R Christopherson and Pamela K King
Sexual Behavior in Adolescence
Ritch C Savin-Williams and Richard G Rodriguez
A Developmental, Clinical Perspective on Lesbian, Gay Male and Bisexual Youths
Stephen R Jorgensen
Adolescent Pregnancy and Parenting
Annette U Rickel and Marie C Hendren
Aberrant Sexual Experiences in Adolescence
Carl G Leukefeld and Harry W Haverkos
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Gary M Blau and Thomas P Gullotta
Promoting Sexual Responsibility in Adolescence

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Thomas P. Gullotta

Prevention, Child and Family Agency of Southeastern Connecticut, New London, CT. More About Author

Gerald R. Adams

Gerald Adams is a Professor of Family Relations and Human Development. He joined the University of Guelph faculty in 1990. Prior to immigration to Canada, he was a professor and chair of the Department of Family and Human Development at Utah State University.  He holds degrees in sociology, education, child psychology, human development and family studies.  More About Author

Raymond J. Montemayor

Parent-Adolescent Relations, Ohio State University. More About Author

Lisa Garriott Adams

Lisa Garriott Adams is Clinical Director of the Autism Asperger Resource Center in Kansas City. Dr. Adams received her doctorate in special educa-tion from the University of Kansas in 2003. Specialty/interest areas include increasing the play and socialization skills of children and youth with autism spectrum disorders and emotional behavioral disorders. More About Author

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