Sexuality Now: Embracing Diversity (5th Edition) by Janell L. Carroll

By Janell L. Carroll

With its clean, enjoyable, and hip strategy, SEXUALITY NOW: EMBRACING variety, 5E, is helping educate readers what they want and need to understand approximately sexuality whereas sincerely conveying foundational organic and health and wellbeing matters and mentioning present and vintage study. the recent variation maintains answering the questions and matters that readers have approximately themselves and their sexuality with medical truth, sensitivity, humor, and unrivaled candor. Carroll provides the variety of sexual orientations and behaviors and takes under consideration the present social, non secular, ethnic, racial, and cultural contexts. This version comprises much more examples and examine on sexual range either inside of and throughout cultures.

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Shape our sexuality today. Although some people believe that we don’t need to be taught about human sexuality, it might surprise you to know that most of sexuality is learned. One of the biggest influences in shaping our values, opinions, and attitudes about human sexuality is our family of origin. Our journey begins with our family—which could be our parent(s), step-parents, grandparents, or other caregivers. We learned how to communicate, show affection, deal with emotions, and many more things that contribute to the man or woman we are today.

Carroll discusses same-sex marriage in the Netherlands and explores one couple’s long-term marriage. S. cesarean rates; includes a discussion about the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommendations for choosing cesarean-section delivery A revised and updated section on the use of prescription medications during pregnancy and the possible link to autism spectrum disorders; also includes information on the use of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder medications during pregnancy A revised and updated section on problems during pregnancy, including ectopic pregnancy, bisphenol A (BPA) and miscarriage; diagnostic blood tests for Down syndrome; genetic risk for breech birth A revised and updated section on assisted reproductive technologies; includes new information on the Warnock Report on infertility practices and global regulations of sperm donation; updated information on embryo and ova cryopreservation, preimplantation genetic diagnosis, and the use of assisted reproductive techniques in LGB couples A redesigned and updated Timeline on assisted reproduction A revised and updated section on breast-feeding including racial/ethnic differences in rates of breast-feeding Chapter 13: Contraception and Abortion Chapter-Opening Notebook: Dr.

Human sexual behavior differs from that of all other animals, in part because of our moral, religious, legal, and interpersonal values. How simple it seems for animals, who mate without caring about marriage, pregnancy, or hurting their partner’s feelings! Human beings are not (typically) so casual about mating; every culture has developed elaborate rituals, rules, laws, and moral principles that structure sexual relations. The very earliest legal and moral codes archeologists have uncovered discuss sexual behavior at great length, and rules about sexual behavior make up a great part of the legal and ethical codes of the world’s great civilizations and religions.

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