21st Century Sexualities: Contemporary Issues in Health, by Gilbert Herdt, Cymene Howe

By Gilbert Herdt, Cymene Howe

Exploring sexuality within the twenty-first century, this distinct publication collects jointly greater than fifty well timed and available contributions to create a wide-ranging and compelling photograph of up to date American sexuality. Incorporating the most recent state of the art controversies, thought and methodological fabric from the main domain names of sexual schooling, sexual future health, sexual rights, and globalization, this booklet contains a outstanding editorial assessment that opens up the sphere for college students and academics alike. This anthology may be a useful complement to all degrees of scholars and researchers attracted to sexuality throughout a variety of disciplines, together with anthropology, sociology, gender and sexuality reports and politics.

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