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Our Sexuality

3.79  ·  Rating Details  ·  96 Ratings  ·  9 Reviews
This is the most respected and authoritative college textbook available on human sexuality! Cutting edge and written in a direct, non-judgmental manner, this new edition of Crooks and Baur's OUR SEXUALITY has been thoroughly and carefully updated to reflect the most current research findings. This new edition is the first college text to bring cutting-edge and in-depth emp ...more
Hardcover, 640 pages
Published March 26th 2007 by Wadsworth Publishing (first published July 1st 1990)
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Nov 04, 2012 Inés rated it really liked it
El libro comienza con una buena reflexión sobre las diferencias entre los conceptos, percepciones y costumbres de la sexualidad en diversos contextos culturales, más adelante hace una excelente explicación desde el aspecto biológico de la sexualidad.
Sin embargo, aunque intenta dar explicaciones desde el campo sociológico y psicológico, no fundamenta bien estos dos ejes que estructuran la dimensión "sexualidad".
Es un libro muy bueno para orientar la clase pero requiere de apoyo de otros textos.
Yuu Sasih
Jul 02, 2011 Yuu Sasih rated it really liked it
The best textbook I've ever read so far. LOL. I said that with much of biases since I always love every books that have gay in it. LOL.

I really want to take the class but sadly I can't before I reach 3rd year of college. Guess I would just satisfied with rereading this though.
Althea May
Jul 04, 2011 Althea May rated it it was amazing
Amazing textbook for the undergraduate psychology or sociology student interested in sexuality. Has a strong balance between the biological aspects and psychosocial aspects of sex. I have used this textbook in two courses so far and I love it.
Chris Johnson
An interesting read. It is a textbook and a three star rating is about the best I can do for a book like this. It does have some great information and was one the easiest to read that I have had.
M.K. England
Nov 10, 2015 M.K. England rated it really liked it
Used as a textbook for the "Human Sexuality" course given through the Psychology department at Stetson University. Highly readable, thorough, and unbiased.
Nov 06, 2010 Andy is currently reading it  ·  review of another edition
This is my Human Sexuality class textbook. By far one of the most interesting textbooks I've ever come across. ;)
Oct 21, 2015 Rosie rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Every college student should be required to take a course using this book. 100% recommendation
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Required reading for school. Again, very interesting stares from strangers whilst reading this.
Cecily Erker
This is the main textbook for my Psych course this semester.
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