ERIC Number: EJ979066
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 13
A Review of "Not Under My Roof: Parents, Teens, and the Culture of Sex"
American Journal of Sexuality Education, v7 n3 p267-277 2012
An American sociologist who grew up in the Netherlands, Amy Schalet digs deep into cultural values about adolescent sexuality to explain the reasons for the vast disparities between American and Dutch sexual health indicators. This article reviews the book's key conclusions and discusses their implications for parents, educators, and policy makers. Also included is a summary of her proposed ABCD curriculum and an educational activity for parents and educators based on Schalet's book.
Descriptors: Sexuality, Learning Activities, Social Values, Foreign Countries, Cultural Influences, Adolescents, Cultural Differences, Curriculum, Teaching Methods, Parent Child Relationship, Interpersonal Relationship, Responsibility, Self Control, Metabolism, Adolescent Development, Gender Issues, Individualism, At Risk Persons, Parent Education, Sex Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: Netherlands; United States