ERIC Number: ED423477
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
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Sex Smart: 501 Reasons To Hold Off on Sex. A Sexuality Resource for Teenagers.
Pogany, Susan Browning
The case for sexual abstinence is offered in everyday language with a great deal of practical information in an easily read format. Quotations from teens who have dealt with the problem are included on every issue. Chapter topics are:(1) "Love and Sex"; (2) "How Sex Can Ruin Your Relationship"; (3) "Are Males and Females on the Same Sexual 'Wavelength'?"; (4) "'It Wasn't at All What I Expected'"; (5) "Pregnancy--It Could Happen to You"; (6) "Listen Up, Guys! Eighteen Years of Child Support Is a Long Time!"; (7) "Difficult Choices: Options for the Pregnant Teen and Her Partner"; (8) "Is Everybody Doing It? Peer Pressure and Self-Esteem"; (9) "What's the Double Standard?"; (10) "Sexual Liberation: Was It Really Liberating?"; (11) "Your Personal Policy on Sex"; (12) "Why Choose Abstinence?"; (13) "There Are Many Other Ways To 'Make Love'"; (14) "How To Say No"; (15) "Date Rape"; (16) "Sexually Transmitted Diseases: One False Move and You're Infected"; (17) "AIDS: Sex in the Age of Death"; and (18) "If You're Smart..." (EMK)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Dating (Social), High School Students, High Schools, Higher Education, Interpersonal Attraction, Interpersonal Relationship, Love, Mate Selection, Parent Child Relationship, Pregnant Students, Sex Differences, Sex Education, Sexual Abstinence, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Social Development, Values
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