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The International Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality, 3 Volume Set

The International Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality, 3 Volume Set

Patricia Whelehan (Editor), Anne Bolin (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-405-19006-0

Jun 2015, Wiley-Blackwell

1632 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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$595.00

Description

This Encyclopedia is a comprehensive A-Z reference with over 500 entries that define sexuality from a broad biocultural perspective and show the diversity of human sexual behavior and belief systems.


• Contains entries ranging from short definitions of scientific, clinical, cultural, and colloquial terms to extended explorations of major concepts
• Covers 13 key areas of content, from clinical medicine and body modification to the language of sexuality and the history of sexology
• Serves as an essential resource for students, scholars, and researchers with contributions from an international team of top scholars and practitioners 

3 Volumes

www.encyclopediaofhumansexuality.com

Volume I

About the Editors ix

Contributors xv

Alphabetical List of Entries xxxv

Thematic List of Entries xliii

Acknowledgments xlix

Introduction lvii

International Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality A–?

Volume II

International Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality ?–?

Volume III

International Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality ?–Z

Index

“Summing Up: Recommended. Undergraduates and above; general readers; professionals/practitioners.”  (Choice, 1 January 2015)

"There is therefore a great deal of relevant information in this book. Readers approaching the topic from an anthropological point of view, e.g. focussing on cultural diversity, will find useful material here." (Reference Reviews 2015)

There is therefore a great deal of relevant
information in this book. Readers approaching
the topic from an anthropological point of view,
e.g. focussing on cultural diversity, will find
useful material here.There is therefore a great deal of relevant
information in this book. Readers approaching
the topic from an anthropological point of view,
e.g. focussing on cultural diversity, will find
useful material here.