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Human sexuality : biological, psychological, and cultural perspectives / Anne Bolin, Patricia Wheleha.

Author/Creator:
Bolin, Anne.
Publication:
New York : Routledge, 2009.
Format/Description:
Book
xxiv, 624 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Sex.
Sex customs.
Sex (Biology).
Medical subjects:
Sexuality.
Psychosexual Development.
Contents:
Introduction
Biological, psychological, and cultural approaches
The evolutionary history of human sexuality
Introduction to the hormonal basis of modern human sexuality
Modern human male anatomy and physiology
Modern human female anatomy and physiology
Fertility, conception, and sexual differentiation
Pregnancy and childbirth as a bio-cultural experience
Early childhood sexuality
Puberty and adolescence
Topics in adult sexuality: human sexual response
Topics in adult sexuality: birth control
Topics in adult sexuality: life course issues related to gender identity, gender roles, and aging
Sexual orientations, behaviors, and lifestyles
HIV and AIDS
Globalization and sexuality: the meaning and issues of "sex work"
Summary and conclusion.
Notes:
"An Informa business"--P. [4] of cover.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [540]-609) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Hazel M. Hussong Fund.
Contributor:
Whelehan, Patricia.
Hazel M. Hussong Fund.
ISBN:
9780789026712 (hard 13 : alk. paper)
0789026716 (hard 13 : alk. paper)
9780789026729 (soft 13 : alk. paper)
0789026724 (soft 13 : alk. paper)
9780203889237 (electronic bk.)
0203889231 (electronic bk.)
OCLC:
183392183