Exploring the Dimensions of Human Sexuality

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Jan 18, 2013 - Health & Fitness - 793 pages
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Every New Copy Includes Access To The Companion Website. Revised And Updated With The Latest Statistics And Recent Developments, The Fifth Edition Of Exploring The Dimensions Of Human Sexuality Addresses The Many Facets Of Sexuality, Covering The Biological, Spiritual, Psychological, And Sociocultural Dimensions. The Authors Are Sure To Present All Information From Both A Factual And Impartial View-Point And Encourage Students Discuss And Discover Their Own Perspective. Throughout The Text, Students Will Find An Emphasis On Health And Well-Being Based On The Assumption That We Are All Sexual Beings And That Sexuality Should Be Viewed In Its Totality. Students Are Urged To Explore The Varied Dimensions Of Human Sexuality And See How Each Affects Their Own Personal Sexuality, Sexual Health, And Sexual Responsibility. New And Key Features Of The Fifth Edition: - Includes The Latest Statistics And Recent Developments In All Areas Of Human Sexuality - Provides Added End-Of-Chapter Material And Exercises - Includes New Reference And Suggested Resources - Critical Thinking Exercises Require Students To Think Critically About How The Multifaceted Dimensions Of Sexuality Relate To Them - Myth Vs. Fact And Did You Know...Boxes Discuss Sexual Myths And Folklore, As Well As High-Interest Information To Engage Students Further - Fully Explores Human Sexuality From Many Levels --Biological, Psychological, Sociocultural
 

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Contents

Introducing the Dimensions of Human Sexuality
2
Sexuality Research
30
Sexual Communication
68
Female Sexual Anatomy and Physiology
96
Male Sexual Anatomy and Physiology
136
Sexual Response and Arousal
156
Contraception
182
Conception Pregnancy and Birth
224
Sexual Techniques and Behavior
502
Alternative Sexual Behavior
530
Forcible Sexual Behaviors
548
Sexually Transmitted Infections
598
HIV and AIDS
632
Sexual Dysfunction and Therapy
656
Sexual Consumerism
688
Sexual Ethics Morality and the Law
732

Unexpected Pregnancy Outcomes
274
Gender Dimensions
302
Body Image
342
Sexual Orientation
368
Sexuality in Childhood and Adolescence
406
Sexuality in Adulthood
446
Taking Responsibility for Your Sexual Health
757
Glossary
766
Index
777
Photo Credits
791
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