Sexual Violence: Evidence Based Policy and Prevention by Elizabeth L. Jeglic

By Elizabeth L. Jeglic

The objective of this edited quantity is to ascertain the disconnect within the sexual violence prevention box among laws, learn and perform. The paintings is concentrated totally on usa rules and projects, with key case stories the world over. Contributions express that present rules are as a rule according to repeat offenders: place of dwelling regulations, registration and notification statutes, and post-sentence projects. whereas those projects tackle public fears, they don't seem to be evidence-based and don't unavoidably lessen offending.

Research indicates that post-sentence regulations may possibly destabilize offenders and restrict their skill to reintegrate with society at a severe interval, as a result expanding the possibilities of recidivism. moreover, nearly all of intercourse crimes (95%) are devoted by means of first time offenders. This leading edge ebook is split into components juxtaposing what's at the moment being performed legislatively with what the study proof indicates will be most sensible practice.

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Le sexe en mal d'amour : De la révolution sexuelle à la by Jocelyne Robert

By Jocelyne Robert

Ce livre n'est pas un manuel. Ni un advisor. Jocelyne Robert ne se contente pas de dénoncer le vacarme sexuel et les diktats qui castrent les hommes et les femmes de leur humanité. Elle nous suggest de nous affranchir de ce pénible modèle sexuel qui nous colle à l. a. peau, de rapatrier le sens de l. a. fête, de promouvoir los angeles célébration de l'être humain, l'aptitude au bonheur autant qu'à l'orgasme... Elle montre que los angeles liberté sexuelle ne peut résider dans l'assujettissement à criteria, des normes, des carcans. Faire l'amour, c'est le contraire de se conformer ou de se soumettre ! L'auteur soutient que ce n'est pas parce qu'on parle, ç l'heure du lunch, de vibrateur, de Viagra ou de element G qu'on est plus évolué sexuellement. Avec un humour réjouissant et une rigueur à toute épreuve, Jocelyne Robert cherche à retrouver les clés égarées, ces clés qui nous libèrent de l. a. platitude érotique.

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A Companion to Greek and Roman Sexualities (Blackwell

A better half to Greek and Roman Sexualities offers a accomplished selection of unique essays on the subject of facets of gender and sexuality within the classical international. perspectives many of the practices and discursive contexts of sexuality systematically and holistically

• Discusses Greece and Rome in every one bankruptcy, with sensitivity to the continuities and transformations among the 2 classical civilizations
• Addresses the classical impression at the figuring out of later a long time and faith
• Covers creative and literary genres, quite a few social environments of sexual behavior, and the technical disciplines of drugs, magic, physiognomy, and dream interpretation
• positive factors contributions from greater than forty best foreign students

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Sex in Development: Science, Sexuality, and Morality in by Stacy Leigh Pigg, Vincanne Adams

By Stacy Leigh Pigg, Vincanne Adams

Sex in improvement examines how improvement initiatives around the globe meant to advertise inhabitants administration, sickness prevention, and maternal and baby health and wellbeing deliberately and by accident form principles approximately what constitutes “normal” sexual practices and identities. From intercourse schooling in Uganda to aids prevention in India to kinfolk making plans in Greece, a variety of websites of improvement paintings with regards to intercourse, sexuality, and copy are tested within the wealthy, ethnographically grounded essays during this quantity. those essays exhibit that principles with regards to morality are again and again enacted in ostensibly value-neutral efforts to place into perform a “global” time table reflecting the most recent scientific science.

Sex in improvement combines the cultural research of sexuality, evaluations of world improvement, and technology and expertise experiences. even if contemplating the resistance encountered via representatives of an American pharmaceutical corporation trying to train Russian medical professionals a “value loose” approach to supply sufferers contraception or the stress among Tibetan Buddhist rules of fertility and the modernization schemes of the chinese language executive, those essays convey that makes an attempt to make intercourse a common ethical item to be controlled and regulated depart a bunch of ethical ambiguities of their wake as they're engaged, resisted, and reinvented in several methods during the world.

Contributors. Vincanne Adams, Leslie Butt, Lawrence Cohen, Heather Dell, Vinh-Kim Nguyen, Shanti Parikh, Heather Paxson, Stacy Leigh Pigg, Michele Rivkin-Fish

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Romantic Relationships in Emerging Adulthood by Frank D. Fincham, Ming Cui

By Frank D. Fincham, Ming Cui

Rising maturity - the interval among the past due youngsters and mid-twenties - is a special and demanding developmental interval within which humans achieve courting adventure prior to choosing anyone to accomplice with. Romantic Relationships in rising maturity offers a synthesis of state-of-the-art examine and thought in this subject. prime students from demography, sociology, family members experiences, and psychology offer unique info and theoretical analyses that deal with the formation, nature, and importance of romantic relationships in rising adults. till lately, it used to be assumed that romantic relationships in rising adults weren't really vital or formative. the cloth provided permits this assumption to be completely evaluated. This quantity is meant to be a source for a person drawn to figuring out romantic relationships in rising maturity. it's in particular acceptable for lecture room use in upper-level undergraduate and graduate classes within the fields of kin sociology, human improvement and kin experiences, scientific and developmental psychology, and social paintings.

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Neuroblastoma by Nai-Kong V. Cheung, Susan L. Cohn

By Nai-Kong V. Cheung, Susan L. Cohn

Neuroblastoma is a scientific enigma. As a early life neoplasm coming up from neural crest cells, it really is characterised by way of varied medical behaviors starting from spontaneous remission to quick tumor development and demise. even supposing scientific final result should be anticipated to a wide quantity via the degree of illness and the age at analysis, an in-depth figuring out of its clinico-pathological habit, now vastly aided by means of subtle molecular genetic profiling, will enhance diagnostic precision and refine risk-based remedies. accomplished overseas efforts have complex our knowing of tumor biology and more advantageous the scientific administration of kids with neuroblastoma. This e-book stories our present realizing of the genes and organic pathways that give a contribution to neuroblastoma pathogenesis, smooth risk-based therapy ways for those sufferers, and up to date advances in biologically dependent treatment. It presents a concise updated reference for practitioners, scholars, and researchers.

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Censured for curing cancer the American experience of Dr.Max by S. J. Haught

By S. J. Haught

My editor had okay' d the tale, "The Unveiling of a Quack,"
and now I confronted the guy whom the facility of the clicking would
squash like a bug.
"Five times," he acknowledged in line with my query, "the
Medical Society of~he County of recent York despatched a committee
here to enquire my equipment. I allow them to see patients,
X-rays, files, everything."
"And what have been the result of these investigations?" .
"I don't know," Dr. Gecsonreplied. "They have never
revealed them."
I left Dr. Gerson and wrote the scientific Society of the
County of recent York, as follows: "We don't have any feeling 09-e
way or the opposite pertaining to Dr. Gerson's therapy except
that of public accountability ... Is there any manner we will be able to be
advised of the character of your findings?"
Their answer used to be to embark me at the strangest, most
frustrating tale of my existence ... the tale of a guy who by
absolute checklist had cured humans of melanoma, including
children, and his highly brave and lonely fight
against the forces of geared up medicine.
- S.J. Haught

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