Human Sexuality in a World of Diversity (with Study Card)

Human Sexuality in a World of Diversity (with Study Card)

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This text integrates the latest research on human sexuality with an engaging writing style and a pedagogy that guides students through the learning process. Human Sexuality in a World of Diversity examines the psychology and science of sexuality. The text examines the rich diversity found in sexuality whether it is in gender roles, cultural backgrounds, sexual attitudes, sexual behaviors or customs. Combined with this examination of the diversity in human sexuality, this text helps students develop their own opinions by teaching them critical thinking skills, personal sexual health, and responsible decision-making.
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  • Mixed media product | 752 pages
  • 222.25 x 273.05 x 31.75mm | 1,814g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 6th edition
  • 0205460801
  • 9780205460809

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Table of contents

1. What is Human Sexuality?


2. Research Methods.


3. Female Sexual Anatomy and Physiology.


4. Male Sexual Anatomy and Physiology.


5. Sexual Arousal and Response.


6. Gender Identity and Gender Roles.


7. Attraction and Love.


8. Relationships, Intimacy, and Communication.


9. Sexual Techniques and Behavior Patterns.


10. Sexual Orientation.


11. Conception, Pregnancy, and Childbirth.


12. Contraception and Abortion.


13. Sexuality in Childhood and Adolescence.


14. Sexuality in Adulthood.


15. Sexual Dysfunctions.


16. Sexually Transmitted Infections.


17. Atypical Sexual Variations.


18. Sexual Coercion.


19. Commercial Sex.
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