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Perspectives in human sexuality / edited by Gail Hawkes and John Scott
Bib ID 3257566
Format BookBook
Description South Melbourne, Vic. : Oxford University Press, 2005 
xxiii, 344 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0195517016
Summary

"Drawing on sociological, scientific, historical and ethical knowledge, [this text] discusses the following critical issues: gay, lesbian and queer culture, sex among young people and sex education, prostitution and pornography, Indigenous Australian sexualities, homophobia, sexual dysfunction and sex therapies, sexuality and aging." -- cover.

A critical overview of key debates, research findings and theories in the important area of sex and sexuality. This is the first textbook written especially for undergraduate students to offer a detailed and comprehensive introduction to sex and sexuality from an Australian and NZ perspective. Authors from University of New England.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 311-337 and index.

Subjects Sex -- Australia.  |  Sex customs -- Australia.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Marriage.  |  Gender relations - Marriage.  |  Pitjantjatjara people (C6) (NT SG52-11)  |  Sex relations.
Other authors/contributors Scott, John A., 1948-  |  Hawkes, Gail, 1945-

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