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Sexual behaviour in Canada : patterns and problems
Schlesinger, Benjamin.
Publication Information:
Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [1977]

Physical Description:
xiv, 326 pages ; 24 cm
Reading Level:
1400 Lexile.
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Table of Contents

Prefacep. v
Introductionp. ix
Part 1 An Overviewp. 1
Attitudes and Sexualityp. 3
Sexual Identity and Sexual Rolesp. 10
Current Sex Research in Canadap. 17
Part 2 Sexuality and the Life Cyclep. 25
The Baby Bust: Changes in Fertility Patterns in Canadap. 27
Female Teenagers and Contraceptionp. 35
Sexuality, Marital Interaction and Family Planning in the Low-Income Areas of Urban Quebecp. 45
Family Planning and 'The Poor'p. 59
Sexuality and the Aged: Taboos and Misconceptions Must Give Way to Realityp. 66
Referencesp. 75
The Role of Ignorance in Sexual Dysfunctionp. 76
Short-Term Treatment Methods for Delaying Ejaculationp. 84
Some New Approaches in Treating the Anorgasmic Womanp. 95
Part 3 Sexual Behaviour Among Selected Groupsp. 107
Sexuality and the Physically Handicappedp. 109
Parenthood and the Mentally Retardedp. 115
Lesbianism: Knowns and Unknownsp. 126
Male Homosexualityp. 148
The Management of Transsexualismp. 162
The Influence of Drugs on Sexual Behaviourp. 171
Part 4 Sexuality and the Lawp. 175
Rape in Toronto: Psychosocial Perspectives on the Offenderp. 177
The Establishment of A Rape Crisis Centrep. 195
The Pedophilias: Their Clinical, Social and Legal Implicationsp. 201
Incest: the Cover-Up Crimep. 211
A Feminist Looks at Prostitutionp. 221
Obscenityp. 235
Part 5 Education for Sexualityp. 251
A Short Course on Sexuality for Ten-To-Twelve-Year-Oldsp. 253
The Role of the School Counsellor in Sex Counsellingp. 264
A Course on Human Sexuality for Canadian Graduate Social Work Studentsp. 270
Is There A Future for Human Sexuality?p. 279
Resourcesp. 291
A Glossary of Terms Used in Human Sexualityp. 293
A Basic Library in Human Sexualityp. 300
Canadian Periodical Articlesp. 313
Bibliographic Sourcesp. 317
American Sources and Referencesp. 320
Contributorsp. 325