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Gellert, George A.; And Others – Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, 1990
An interim set of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing guidelines for victims of pediatric sexual abuse (PSA) is proposed. Guidelines are based on responses of 63 practitioners of PSA assessment to 7 hypothetical clinical profiles with 12 testing criteria. (Author/DB)
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Child Abuse, Clinical Diagnosis, Evaluation Methods
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Pence, Donna – Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 1995
Although some therapists may be uncomfortable with retaliatory feelings toward child molesters and sex offenders, in the law enforcement field it is considered a normal, healthy, and sane reaction. And although empathy may be necessary to treat the offender, professional feelings can and should be separated from personal ones. (JPS)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Emotional Response, Higher Education, Police
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Belsky, Jay – International Journal of Behavioral Development, 2008
Lethal intergroup conflict has been part of the human experience ever since our species emerged on the African savannah. Modern evolutionary thinking suggests that children's development could have evolved a variety of responses to it, some of which are highlighted upon considering, from the field of behavioural ecology, life-history theory and,…
Descriptors: Evolution, Violence, Attachment Behavior, Ecology
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McIntosh, William Alex; And Others – International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 1993
Investigated effects of recent life events, psychological adjustment, and social support on lymphocyte count among 192 older adults. For males, recent sexual dysfunction lowered lymphocyte count, whereas psychological adjustment and percentage kin in intimate network elevated it. For females, family or legal problems elevated count as did frequent…
Descriptors: Emotional Adjustment, Family Problems, Legal Problems, Life Events
George, Erika – 2001
This book documents school-based sexual violence in South Africa and the discriminatory impact on girls' education when the government fails to respond effectively. Eleven chapters include: (1) "Preface"; (2) "Summary" (e.g., the effects of sexual violence on education and South Africa's legal obligations); (3)…
Descriptors: Access to Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Females
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Schmidt, Steven W.; Githens, Rod P. – New Horizons in Adult Education & Human Resource Development, 2010
The idea for a pre-conference session focusing on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) issues in human resource development (HRD) seemed an appropriate topic for an international conference on HRD. The LGBT rights movement has been closely linked with the world of work and the opportunities made available through shifts from an agrarian…
Descriptors: Homosexuality, Sexual Identity, Sexual Orientation, Conferences (Gatherings)
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Huggins, James; And Others – Social Work, 1991
Surveyed 56 gay and bisexual men tested for antibody to human immunodeficiency virus. Subjects who tested positive experienced increased anxiety, depression and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome anxiety; subjects who tested negative experienced decrease in these feelings after learning results. Subjects who chose not to learn results experienced…
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Anxiety, Chronic Illness, Clinical Diagnosis
Kitzie, Vanessa Lynn – ProQuest LLC, 2017
This dissertation examines the information practices of individuals identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer (LGBTQ+). It responds to two significant problems in current Library and Information Science (LIS) studies examining these populations. First, there exist a paucity of research studying how these individuals act…
Descriptors: Adults, Self Concept, Homosexuality, Sexual Identity
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Robson, Claire; Sumara, Dennis; Luce-Kapler, Rebecca – International Journal of Education & the Arts, 2011
This research explores the ways in which normative structures organize experiences and representations of identities. It reports on two groups, one in which the members identified as rural and heterosexual and the other as urban and lesbian. Both participated in literary reading and response practices organized by a literary anthropological…
Descriptors: Group Membership, Urban Areas, Sexual Orientation, Homosexuality
Rollins, Bruce, Comp. – 1989
This bibliography and review of the literature on sexual behaviors and attitudes toward sexual behavior was developed to contribute to an understanding of changes in attitudes toward sexual behaviors and in community patterns of sexual behaviors, and to assist in the development of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) education programs. It…
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Adolescents, Attitudes, Behavior Change
Rofes, Eric – 1995
This paper reviews past and current Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) education and prevention efforts, describes three specific phases of efforts, and analyzes AIDS education and prevention in relation to emancipatory models of education. First the paper reviews data measuring the transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) among…
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Adults, Community Education, Democratic Values
Templeton, Josey H.; Wilson, Gary L. – 1992
Education is one of the most often used methods in the prevention of Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) and Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs). Numerous educational models have been designed in response to the needs of various groups to reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS. Results have been mixed because of the…
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, College Freshmen, Health Promotion, Higher Education
Barber, Betsy A. – 1996
Published empirical research on the repression of memories of childhood sexual abuse is limited at the present time, and the quality and usefulness of the research varies with the methodology, research design, statistical analyses, and researcher bias. This literature review discusses at length a 1987 study by J. H. Herman and E. Schatzow and 1994…
Descriptors: Adults, Child Abuse, Children, Emotional Response
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Yildiz, Necmettin; Gokkaya, Nilufer Kutay Ordu; Koseoglu, Fusun; Gokkaya, Serkan; Comert, Didem – International Journal of Rehabilitation Research, 2011
The aim of the study was to determine which vasoactive agent was more efficacious for erectile dysfunction (ED), intracavernosal papaverine or oral sildenafil, in paraplegic men within the first year after injury by using a penile color Doppler ultrasound as a quantitative imaging method and to determine the association between responses to these…
Descriptors: Neurological Impairments, Severity (of Disability), Drug Therapy, Males
Jones, Kenneth L.; And Others – 1977
This textbook for the college student emphasizes human sexuality as a part of the whole human life experience and contains a balance of biological, psychological, and sociological material. In 16 chapters the following topics are covered: (1) sex and society; (2) historical and cultural perspectives; (3) glandular control of sexual physiology; (4)…
Descriptors: Bias, Biology, Higher Education, Human Body
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