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Sexuality research in the United States

Diane De Mauro

Sexuality research in the United States

an assessment of the social and behavioral sciences : executive summary

by Diane De Mauro

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Published by The Social Science Research Council in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sexology -- Research.,
  • Social sciences -- Research -- United States.

  • About the Edition

    The Sexuality Research Assessment Project (SRAP) found the need for: more research and its dissemination to policy makers, practitioners, educators, and the public; comprehensive training for sexuality researchers; and, overall strengthening of this research field to gain greater academic respectability and public acceptance.

    Edition Notes

    Support for the Sexuality Research Project provided by: the Ford Foundation, the Gund Foundation, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, and the Rockefeller Foundation.

    Other titlesExecutive summary
    StatementDiane di Mauro, The Sexuality Research Assessment Project.
    ContributionsSocial Science Research Council (U.S.), Sexuality Research Assessment Project.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. ;
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22268910M

    Gender Development Research in Sex Roles There is no doubt that the historic changes described above have influenced the research that appears in our scholarly journals. To explore these trends, we turn our attention to the patterns of publication on gender development within Sex Roles since New edition of an authoritative guide to human sexual behavior from a biopsychosocial perspective The thoroughly revised and updated second edition of The Psychology of Human Sexuality explores the roles that biology, psychology, and the social and cultural context play in shaping human sexual behavior. The author a noted authority on the topic and an affiliate of the acclaimed Kinsey.

    sexual behavior, sexual attraction, and sexual identity among males and females aged 15–44 years in the United States, based on the – National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG). These data are relevant to demographic and public health concerns, including fertility and sexually transmitted infections among teenagers and adults. intercourse, common sexual acts, and masturbation patterns 5. Review physical and emotional factors in sex after pregnancy. 6. Discuss infidelity, including statistics, behaviors, and risk factors. 7. Discuss factors related to aging. Milestones in Adult Development As in many cultures, the United States has various norms for sexuality.

    The importance of Alfred Kinsey's research on sexuality in the United States was a. making sexuality a focus of scientific study. b. showing that people were less conventional than most of society thought. c. encouraging a greater openness towards sexuality. d. All of these are correct. The s in the United States are often perceived today as a period of profound societal change, one in which a great many politically minded individuals, who on the whole were young and educated, sought to influence the status quo.. Attitudes to a variety of issues changed, sometimes radically, throughout the decade. The urge to 'find oneself', the activism of the s, and the quest for.


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