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What adolescents ought to know : sexual health texts in early twentieth-century America

Author
Burek Pierce, Jennifer.
Title
What adolescents ought to know : sexual health texts in early twentieth-century America / Jennifer Burek Pierce.
Format
Book
Published
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, c2011.
Description
237 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Uniform series
Studies in print culture and the history of the book.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • French origins of international sexual health communication with adolescents
  • Initial transnational intersections : French texts and American culture
  • Social hygiene vs. the sexual plagues in Indiana and the world
  • What young readers ought to know : the successful selling of sex education
  • Battling books : censorship, conservatism, and market competition.
Subject headings
Fournier, Alfred, 1832-1914.
Kinsey subjects
Sex education--United States--History--20th century.
Sex education--France--History--20th century.
Venereal diseases--United States--Prevention--History--20th century.
Sex behavior--Adolescent--United States--History--20th century.
Health education--Adolescent--United States--History--20th century.
ISBN
9781558498921 (paper : alk. paper)
1558498923 (paper : alk. paper)
9781558498914 (library cloth : alk. paper)
1558498915 (library cloth : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
X9742860
Location
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