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Sex
Tamara L. Roleff, book editor

Published 2001 by Greenhaven Press in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English.

About the Book

Provides articles to help teens make responsible decisions about sex including essays on moral dilemmas, personal stories by teens telling how decisions they made affected their lives, and information on sexually transmitted diseases.

Table of Contents

Foreword
Introduction
Common concerns about sex: Only thirteen / Teen Advice Online
Masturbation is healthy / Liberated Christians, Inc.
Ready for sex / Joshua
Not ready for sex / DeDe Lahman
First time / Tanya Maloney
Point of contention: Are homosexual feelings normal for teens? / Kevin Cranston and Cooper Thompson, and Tim Stafford
Thinking about virginity: Importance of virginity / Tara Bonaparte
Deciding to wait / Lilybird
Alternatives to intercourse / Tara McCarthy
Born-again virgin / David Erikson
Point of contention: Will abstinence-only sex education programs reduce teen sex? / Joseph Perkins and Ellen Goodman
Pressures teens face to have sex: Peer pressure on teenage boys / Robin Chan
Societal pressures on women and girls / Noelle Howey
My boyfriend wants sex / Lucie Walters
Sex and consequences: Emotional side of sex / Shauna
Loss of self-respect / Fetima Perkins
Being used for sex / Rebecca Lanning
Ruined relationship / Mark Kinney
Pregnancy / Marshall Brain
Abortion / Liz
Sexually transmitted diseases / Angie Maximo
HIV and AIDS / Michelle Towner, as told to Stephanie Booth
Bibliography
Organizations and websites
Index.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-158) and index.

Series
Teen decisions

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
306.7/0835
Library of Congress
HQ27 .S458 2001

The Physical Object

Pagination
170 p. :
Number of pages
170

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24392063M
Internet Archive
sexrole00role
ISBN 10
0737704934, 0737704942
ISBN 13
9780737704938, 9780737704945
LC Control Number
00034128
OCLC/WorldCat
44084086

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