Values in sex education : from principles to practice /

Sex education is rarely out of the news. Despite this, there exist surprisingly few studies of the principles, policies and practice of sex education. This book provides such an examination, focusing on the values to which children are exposed in sex education. Sex education inevitably involves the...

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Main Author: Halstead, J. Mark.
Other Authors: Reiss, Michael J. 1958-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London ; New York : RoutledgeFalmer, 2003.
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Summary:Sex education is rarely out of the news. Despite this, there exist surprisingly few studies of the principles, policies and practice of sex education. This book provides such an examination, focusing on the values to which children are exposed in sex education. Sex education inevitably involves the transmission of values, regardless of whether this is intended by teachers. Throughout the book, academic and professional literature on both values and sex education is reviewed and discussed. The authors look at the implicit liberal values, which underpin programmes of sex education, and at th.
Physical Description:1 online resource (viii, 230 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-226) and index.
ISBN:020340257X
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