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Premarital sexual standards in America : a sociological investigation of the relative social and cultural integration of American sexual standards

Author
Reiss, Ira L.
Title
Premarital sexual standards in America : a sociological investigation of the relative social and cultural integration of American sexual standards / Ira L. Reiss.
Format
Book
Published
New York : Free Press, [1964, c1960].
Description
286 p. : ill., 21 cm.
Series
Free Press paperback
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-273) and index.
Paperback.
Contents
  • The sexual nature of man
  • America's sexual heritage
  • An objective approach to our sexual standards
  • The ancient double standard
  • Permissiveness without affection
  • Permissiveness with affection
  • Permissive standards and negative-value consequences
  • Permissive standards with positive-value consequences
  • Our formal single standard of abstinence
  • Future trends in premarital sexual standards.
Kinsey subjects
Premarital sex behavior research--United States.
Sex behavior--United States.
Sex attitudes--United States.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
522 R37p 1964
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute