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Young People and Sexual Health : Individual, Social and Policy Contexts - Elizabeth Burtney

Young People and Sexual Health

Individual, Social and Policy Contexts

Paperback Published: 21st May 2004
ISBN: 9780333993576
Number Of Pages: 256

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This book presents a holistic view of young people's sexuality and sexual health, including social policy, sociological and educational perspectives. Drawing on national and international policy analyzes, on academic research and on a range of practical approaches to working with different groups, Young People and Sexual Health provides a comprehensive overview of this complex area. It will be of use to postgraduate and advanced undergraduate students, to practitioners working in sexual health and to those in the policy arena. SUSAN BATCHELOR Recent graduate from Keele University, and currently researching PhD on violent young women detailed in prison in Scotland, UK SIMON BLAKE Assistant Director of Children's Development at The National Children's Bureau, UK KATIE BUSTON Senior Researcher at the MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit at Glasgow University, UK JUDY CORLYON Senior Researcher at the Tavistock Clinic, UK SUSAN DOUGLAS-SCOTT Chief Executive of Phace Scotland, a national HIV and sexual health organization, UK SIMON FORREST Freelance Consultant specializing in young people's sexual health and behaviour, UK DEIDRE FULLERTON Freelance Researcher focusing on young people's health including sexual health MARION HENDERSON Researcher with the MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit at Glasgow University, UK ALISON HOSIE Research Associate at Newcastle University, UK ROGER INGHAM Director of the multi-disciplinary Centre for Sexual Health Research at Southampton Univer sity, UK HANSA PATEL-KANWAL Independent Consultant currently focusing on organisational development and sexual health work RACHEL PARTRIDGE Researcher at the Centre for Sexual Health Research, University of Southampton, UK MARTIN RAYMOND Head of Public Affairs for NHS Health Scotland (Formerly the Health Education Board for Scotland), UK JANET SCHUCKSMITH Director of the Centre for Educational Research and Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Aberdeen, UK AUDREY SIMPSON Director of fpaNI (formerly known as The Family Planning Association, Northern Ireland), UK DANIEL WRIGHT Senior Researcher for the MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit at Glasgow University, UK IAN YOUNG International Co-ordinator for the World Health Organization

Foreword
Sexuality And Sexual Health In Context
A Risk Worth the Taking: Sex and Selfhood in Adolescence
The Diversity of Young People's Heterosexual Behaviour
International And Uk Policy Developments
Policy Development in the United Kingdom
Sexual Health Policies and Trends in Europe
Sexual Health Policies and Trends in USA, New Zealand and Australia
Groups Requiring Additional Support
Sex, Pregnancy and Parenthood for Young People who are Looked After
Addressing the Sexual Health Needs of Young Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual People
Service Provision for Meeting the Sexual Health Needs of Young People from Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi Communities
Sexuality and Learning Disability
Not Aliens or Rocket Science: Young Men and Sex and Relationships Work
Learning About Sexuality
Exploring the Role of Schools in Sexual Health Promotion
Communication and Sex Education in Families
'They Treated Us Like One Of Them Really': Peer Education as an Approach to Sexual Health Promotion with Young People
'I Slept With 40 Boys In Three Months.' Teenage Sexuality in the Media: Too Much Too Young?
What Works and What Counts: The Role of Evidence and the Voice of Young People
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ISBN: 9780333993576
ISBN-10: 0333993578
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 21st May 2004
Publisher: SPRINGER VERLAG GMBH
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 16.0  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.43
Edition Number: 1