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He credited LeVay and Baldwin with covering many topics, and praised the illustrations included with their text, and the online resources associated with it. What is “great sex?

Pathways to Understanding 2. Breedlove described the book as comprehensive, clearly written, well informed, free of factual errors, and sometimes very funny. Dana rated it really liked it Feb 16, Well known for its high-quality presentation of biological aspects of sexuality, Human SexualityFourth Edition, devotes rich coverage to the insights gained from cognitive science, social psychology, sociology, feminism, and cross-cultural studies, along with both moral and political discourse on sexual themes.

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She concluded that despite these “caveats or quibbles”, the book was an “extremely informative and engaging textbook”. She complimented its discussions of topics such as sexual anatomy, sexual differentiation, sexual behavior, and sexually transmitted diseases, though she noted that some topics were excluded and questioned some of the claims made.

Table of Contents 1: He has written or co-authored several books on sexuality, and coauthored books on such diverse topics as earthquakes and volcanoes, extraterrestrial life, and Parkinson’s disease. She considered it “exceptionally current, with up-to-date examples and content that will be relevant to students and instructors”. Fertility, Pregnancy, and Childbirth Phull TJ rated it really liked it Oct 02, Academic Skip to main content.

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Sex and Evolution 3: The authors encourage critical thinking and enable students to contribute constructively sexua,ity non-judgmentally to the social debate on s This textbook introduces students to the diversity of human sexual expression and the diversity of perspectives from which sexuality can be viewed, from biology and medicine, evolutionary theory, to cognitive science and social psychology.

This study helped spark a wealth of new research on the biology of sexual orientation.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Feb 17, Tortla rated it liked it Recommends it for: Kaitlyn rated it really liked it Apr 02, The book was first published in by W. To get started, select a chapter and a category from the pull-down menus above, or click a category in the list on the left to access any of the resources. He credited LeVay uuman Valente with discussing sex in a way that was “explicit without being judgmental”, and with covering topics including neuroscience, anatomy and physiology, the evolution of sexual reproduction and behavior, sexual differentiation, cognitive sex differences, and sexual fantasy, as well as the history and politics of sex, cultural attitudes toward the topic, and controversial issues such as the use of surgery on intersex infants.


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This study helped spark a wealth of new research on the biology of sexual orientation. He is best known for his research on the brain and sexuality, but has also spent many years studying the visual system. Refresh and try simob. The latest versions of these players can be downloaded by clicking the links below: She is coauthor, with her husband John Baldwin, of numerous studies and articles in the area of sexuality and sex education, as well as the textbook Behavior Principles in Everyday Lifenow levzy its fourth edition.

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