ERIC Number: EJ677699
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
What To Tell the Kids about Sex.
Hymowitz, Kay S.
Public Interest, n153 p3-18 Fall 2003
Discusses the history of the controversy over comprehensive sex education versus abstinence education, focusing on the politics of the issue; support for abstinence education; how abstinence programs appeal to students' emotions; the influence of character education on abstinence education; how abstinence education can change students' decisions about having sex; and the results of research on abstinence education programs. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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