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Sexual and Reproductive Health Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 25 new and published books in the subject of Sexual and Reproductive Health — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Disclosure in Health and Illness

    Edited by Mark Davis, Lenore Manderson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

    Disclosure is a frequently used but rarely interrogated concept in health and social welfare. Abuse, disability, sexuality and health status can be ‘disclosed’ to peers and professionals, and on some occasions, disclosure is a requirement and not a choice. This innovative collection examines the...

    Published April 16th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Circumcision, Public Health, Genital Autonomy and Cultural Rights

    Edited by Matthew Johnson, Megan O'Branski

    Circumcision is one of the oldest and most common surgical processes, being practised, for a range of medical, social and religious reasons, on up to 30% of males worldwide. It is currently being promoted by a range of health bodies as a means of tackling HIV in developing countries. Yet, there is...

    Published March 6th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Technologies of Sexuality, Identity and Sexual Health

    Edited by Lenore Manderson

    Series: Sexuality, Culture and Health

    Technologies of Sexuality, Identity and Sexual Health highlights the complex ways in which sexuality is expressed and enacted through local ideologies, global identities and material cultures, and their influence on people’s sexual health and well-being. Its impetus is the renewed interest in...

    Published May 15th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Ultra-Low Fertility in Pacific Asia

    Trends, causes and policy issues

    Edited by Paulin Straughan, Angelique Chan, Gavin Jones

    Series: Routledge Research On Public and Social Policy in Asia

    Japan, Singapore, Taiwan, South Korea and Hong Kong SAR are among the very lowest-fertility countries in the whole world, and even China has reached fertility levels lower than those in many European countries. If these levels continue over long periods East Asia will soon face accelerating...

    Published May 14th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Domestic and Sexual Violence and Abuse

    Tackling the Health and Mental Health Effects

    By Catherine Itzin, Ann Taket, Sarah Barter-Godfrey

    Domestic violence, childhood sexual abuse, rape and sexual assault, and sexual exploitation through prostitution, pornography and trafficking can have many significant adverse impacts on a survivor’s health and wellbeing, in the short, medium and long-term. Taking a life-course approach, the book...

    Published September 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  6. Mobility, Sexuality and AIDS

    Edited by Felicity Thomas, Mary Haour-Knipe, Peter Aggleton

    Series: Sexuality, Culture and Health

    Over the past two decades, population mobility has intensified and become more diverse, raising important questions concerning the health and well-being of people who are mobile as well as communities of origin and destination. Ongoing concerns have been voiced about possible links between...

    Published September 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  7. Counseling Pregnancy, Politics, and Biomedicine

    Empowering Discernment

    By Patricia Elyse Terrell

    Examine the impact and importance reproduction and genetics have on religious valuesCounseling Pregnancy, Politics, and Biomedicine: Empowering Discernment explains the mystery of the God-human relationship so ministers, priests, and pastors can follow the ethics and mechanics of counseling human...

    Published May 15th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Culture, Society and Sexuality

    A Reader

    Edited by Richard Parker, Peter Aggleton

    Series: Sexuality, Culture and Health

    This new and revised edition of Culture, Society and Sexuality brings together and makes accessible a broad and international selection of readings to provide insights into the social, cultural, political and economic dimensions of sexuality and relationships, and emerging discourses around sexual...

    Published December 20th 2006 by Routledge

  9. A Theology of Gay and Lesbian Inclusion

    Love Letters to the Church

    By Donald G Hanway

    Encourage the Church to address the gift of human sexuality—how to view it, how to deal with it, and how it relates to spiritualityA Theology of Gay and Lesbian Inclusion: Love Letters to the Church challenges traditional church teachings that brand homosexuality as immoral, using pertinent...

    Published July 12th 2006 by Routledge

  10. The Handbook of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Public Health

    A Practitioner's Guide to Service

    By Michael Shankle

    Get the comprehensive resource for LGBT public health issues!Public health services for sexual minorities have suffered from practitioners’ lack of knowledge about sexual or gender orientation, specific health concerns, and inherent system homophobia and heterosexism. The Handbook of Lesbian,...

    Published February 14th 2006 by Routledge