Broderick, Carlfred B. and Bernard, Jessie,
Sex and Society
, A Siecus Handbook for Teachers and Counselors. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins Press, 1969.
An anthology containing pertinent essays on contemporary sexuality. Authors include: Ladner, Rainwater, Kirkendall, Money, Chilman, Bernard and Broderick.
Adolescent Sexuality in a Changing American Society
, DHEW Publication No. (NIH) 79-1426 Social and Psychological Perspectives, Bethesda: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1979.
This volume provides an excellent review of the literature about adolescent sexuality; an excellent resource for teachers, it contains detailed summaries and interpretations of the research and an updated, annotated bibliography.
Youth and Crisis
. New York: W.W. Norton and Co., 1968.
Erickson explains how all of the life crises relate to the growth of an identity.
11 Million Teenagers
What Can Be Done About the Epidemic of Teenage Pregnancies
, New York: The Alan Guttmacher Institute, 1976.
———. Teenage Pregnancy
The Problem That Hasn’t Gone Away
, New York; The Alan Guttmacher Institute, 1980.
These two reports contain nationwide findings and statistics about: Adolescent sexual activity and marriage, contraceptive use, teenage pregnancy and its resolution, adolescent birth, sex education, abortion, services to pregnant teenager, adolescent parents and their babies.
Hanckel, Frances and Cunningham, John,
A Way of Love
A Way of Life
A Young Person’s Introduction to What it Means to be Gay
. Lothrop, Lee and Shepard, 1979.
A sensitive book written by people who are having the experience for people who want to understand it.
Johnson, Eric W. ,
Telling It Straight
, Lippincott and Crowell, 1979.
A simple but honest treatment of those topics in human sexuality of greatest concern to adolescents. Written for teenage slow readers, especially those within problem environments, and presents positive views on sex without preaching or moralizing. Retailing for $7.95, I have included here on the teachers’ list as a reference book.
Kagan, Jerome and Coles, Robert, ed.
12 to 16
. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1972.
A collection of essays by Tanner, Gordon, Blos, Bakan, Kagan, Adelson, Kolhlberg, Gilligan, Martin, Conger, Gagnon, Coles, LaFarge, Cottle and de Varon. Social scientists pool their observations about the child passing through the critical stage of physical and emotional development, Early Adolescence.
Katchadourian, Herant and D.T. Lunde.
Fundamentals of Human Sexuality
. New York: Bolt, Rinehart & Winston, 1975.
A text book, excellent as reference and general reading in preparation for any teaching in the area of sexuality.
Morrison, Eleanor and Mila Price,
Values in Sexuality
A New Approach to
. New York: Hart Publishing Co., Inc., 1974.
An excellent book for teachers containing values clarification exercises and group activities for the classroom. It contains a knowledge and attitude survey and anatomy and physiology worksheets.
Simon, Sidney B., L. Howe and H. Kirschenbaum,
A Handbook of Practical Strategies for Teachers and Students
. New York: Hart Publishers, 1972.
A collection of practical strategies and hundreds of specific suggestions to help students become aware of their own feelings, ideas and beliefs.
Winship, Elizabeth, F. Caparulo and V.K. Harlin, M.D.,
Masculinity and Femininity
, Teachers Edition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1978.
An excellent text for classroom use with high school students including narrative, questions and exercises on male and female roles, dating, puberty, sexual behavior, sexual health care, problems of sex in society, sexual abuse, family life, pregnancy and birth.
. Little, Brown, 1978.
A book written for the man who wants to get more in touch with his own sexuality, this book might help a teachers process his or her own feelings about male sexuality and consider issues pertinent to adolescent males.
Journal of Social Issues
Social Determinants and Consequences
, Issue Editor: Howard B. Gallas. Volume 36 Number 1, 1980.
The Family Of Children
, A Ridge Press Book, Grosseet & Dunlap, 1977.
A collection of photographic images of children of all ages from around the world.