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Resource List for Thinking Sex
Fall 2003

Advocates for Youth

Allison, Dorothy. "Femme." Skin: Talking About Sex, Class and Literature. Ithaca, New York: Firebrand Books, 1994. 151- 158.

-----. "Public Silence, Private Terror." Skin. 101-120.

"A Look at the ‘Sex Respect’ Curriculum." Rethinking Schools, 1998.

Alexander, M. Jacqui. "Not Just (Any) Body Can Be a Citizen: The Politics of Law, Sexuality and Postcoloniality in Trinidad and Tobago and the Bahamas." Feminist Review 48 (Autumn 1994): 5-23.

Angier, Natalie. "Into the Light" and "Venus in Furs: Estrogen and Desire." Woman: An Intimate Geography. Boston: Peter Davison, 1999. ix-xvi, 193-206.

Arnold, Arthur. "Genetically Triggered Sexual Differentation of Brain and Behavior." Hormones and Behavior 30 (1996): 495-505.

Bell, Ruth. Changing Bodies, Changing Lives. New York: Vintage, 1997.

Berman, Rachel. "The ‘Nature’ of Desire." Independent Senior Research Project
in Neural and Behavioral Sciences. Bryn Mawr College. Spring 2001.

The Body: AIDS Art

Bornstein, Kate. Gender Outlaw: On Men, Women and the Rest of Us. New York: Routledge: 1994.

Boston Women's Health Collective. "Sexuality." Our Bodies, Ourselves for the New Century: A Book by and for Women. New York: Touchstone, 1998.229-262.

Bracci, Linda. "Undefining Sex with the Female Orgasm." Women, Medicine and Biology. General Programs. Haverford College. Fall 1997.

Brottman, Mikita. "The Scholar who Found a Life's Work in Dirty Jokes." The Chronicle of Higher Education. July 12, 2002.

Bryne, William The Biological Evidence Challenged, Scientific American (May 1994).

Chudnow, Amanda and Julia Switzer. "Sexuality Education: A Comprehensive and Pedagogically Feminist Curriculum. Bryn Mawr College. General Studies 224: Gender and Science, Final Project. Spring 2002.

Colomina, Beztriz, ed. et. all. Sexuality and Space. Princeton Papers on Architecture. Princeton, NJ: Princeton Architectural Press, 1992.

Conover, Ted. "Trucking Through the AIDS belt: A Reporter at Large." The New Yorker 69, 26 (August 16, 1993): 56-75.

Cryle, Peter. The Telling of the Act: Sexuality as Narrative in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century France. Newark; University of Delaware Press, 2001.

Darnton, Robert.. "Sex for Thought." Sexualities in History: A Reader. Ed. Kim Phillips and Barry Reay. New York: Routledge, 2002. 203-221.

Delany, Samuel. "Aversion/Perversion/Diversion." Longer Views: Extended Essays. Hanover, New Hampshire: University Press of New England, 1996. 119-143.

D'Emilio, John and Estelle Freedman. Intimate Matters: A History of Sexuality in America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997.

Dugatkin, Lee Alan and Jean-Guy Godin. "How Females Choose Their Mates." Scientific American (April 199): 56-61.

Eberwein, Robert. Sex Ed: Film, Video and the Framework of Desire. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 1999.

ETR Associates: Education/Training/Research

Fausto-Sterling, Anne. Sexing the Body: Gender Politics and the Construction of Sexuality. New York: Basic Books, 2000.

Feld, Steven. "'They Repeatedly Lick Their Own Things.'" Critical Inquiry 24 (Winter 1998): 445-472.

Fernandez, Diana. "Sexual Attraction Among Humans." Biology 103. Bryn Mawr College. Fall 2002.

Fine, Michelle. "Sexuality Schooling and Adolescent Females: The Missing Discourse of Desire." Disruptive Voices: The Possibility of Feminist Research. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan, 1992. 31-60.

Foucault, Michel. The History of Sexuality. New York: Pantheon, 1978.

Fuss, Diana. "Inside/Out." Critical Encounters: Reference and Responsibility in Deconstructive Writing. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1995. 233-240.

Gender Identity 101

Gilligan, Carol. The Birth of Pleasure. New York: Knopf, 2002.

Grumet, Madeline and Kate Mccoy. "Feminism and Education." Routledge International Companion to Education. Ed. Bob Moon, Miriam Ben-Peretz and Sally Brown. New York: Routledge, 2000. 426-427.

Gutierrez, Ramon. When Jesus Came, The Corn Mothers Went Away: Marriage, Sexuality and Power in New Mexico, 1500-1846. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1991.

Hashmi, Farrukh, A.I. Krady, F. Qayum and George Grossberg. "Sexually Disinhibited Behavior in the Cognitively Impaired Elderly." Clinical Geriatrics (September 8, 2002).

Hedgepeth, Evonne and Helmich, Joan. Teaching about Sexuality and HIV: Principles and Methods for Effective Education. New York: New York University, 1996.

Hubbard, Betty M. Choosing Health–High School: Sexuality & Relationships.

Hollibaugh, Amber. My Dangerous Desires: A Queer Girl Dreaming Her Way Home. Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 2000.

Hoover, Eric. "The New Sex Scribes: Female Columnists Spark Interest–and Controversy–at Student Newspapers." The Chronicle of Higher Education. June 14, 2002. A33-A34.

Human Rights Campaign

Jacob, S., McClintock, M. Zelano, B., and Ober, C. "Paternally Inherited HLA Alleles are Associated with Women's Choice of Male Odor." Nature New Genetics 30 (2002): 175-179.

Jarrell, Anne. "The Face of Teenage Sex Grows Younger." New York Times (April 2, 2000).

Johnson, Catherine, Betsy Stirratt, and John Bancroft, eds. Sex and Humor: Selections from The Kinsey Institute. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2002.

"Just Say NO? What should we teach when we teach sex education? Abstinence, or more? Question is: What do teens say? Here are a group of essays from both sides." Philadelphia Inquirer. June 2, 2002. C5.

Karp, Marcelle and Debbie Stoller. Bust’s Guide to the New Girl Order. New York: Penguin, 1999.

Katz, Jackson. "Advertising and the Construction of Violent White Masculinity." Media Awareness Network:

Kipnis, Laura. "Adultery." Critical Inquiry 24 (Winter 1998): 289-327.

Laqueur, Thomas. Making Sex: Body and Gender from the Greeks to Freud. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1990.

Lamb, Sharon. The Secret Lives of Girls: What Good Girls Really Do–Sex Play, Agression, and their Guilt. New York: Free Press, 2001.

Legman, Gershon. No Laughing Matter: An Analysis of Sexual Humor. Volume 1. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1968.

LeVay, Simon. Home Page.

-----. "Sexual Orientation: The Science and its Social Impact" (2000; forthcoming in Reverso)

----- and D.H. Hamer. Evidence for a Biological Influence on Male Homosexuality, Scientific American (May 1994).

Levine, Deb. "Pheromones: Potential Participants in Your Sex Life." (June 25, 1999).

Levine, Judith. Harmful to Minors: The Perils of Protecting Children from Sex. Minneapois: University of Minnsesota Press, 2002.

"Love in the 21st Century: An Issue Exploring how the American Couple Has Changed." New York Times Magazine (October 14, 2001).

Low, Marsha. "Casual Sex Becomes Subject for Middle Schoolers." Free Press (June 11, 2002).

McCloskey, Dierdre. Crossing: A Memoir. Chicago: University of Chicago Press,1999.

MacKinnon, Catherine. "Defamation and Discrimination." Only Words. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press,1993. 1-42.

Mansukhani, V., Adkins-Regan, A., and Yang, S. "Sexual Partner Preference in Female Zebra Finches: The Role of Early Hormones and Social Environment." Hormones and Behavior 30 (1996): 506-513.

Margulis, Lynn and Dorion Sagan. What is Sex? New York: Nevraumont, 1997.

Masters, William and Virginia Johnson. Human Sexual Response. Boston: Little,Brown and Company, 1966.

Museum of Menstruation:

Museum of Sex. 233 Fifth Avenue @ 27th Street. New York City.

Nanda, Serena. Neither Man Nor Woman: The Hijars of India. Boston: Wadsworth, 1999.

Norman, Jan. "The Evolutionary Theory of Sexual Attraction." The Human Sexuality Web. University of Missouri-Kansas City. 1998.

Orenstein, Peggy. "A Graphic Life: Phoebe Gloeckner is one of a Cadre of Cartoonists Creating Unsettling Stories about the Dark Side of Growing up Female." New York Times Magainze. (August 5, 2001): 26-29.

"Sex, Gender, and Mate Preference." Nature, Nurture, and Evolution: A Discussion of the Significance of Genetics and Evolution for Understanding Human Behavior.

Panati, Charles. Sexy Origins and Intimate Things: The Rites and Rituals of Straights, Gays, Bi’s, Drags, Trans, Virgins and Others. New York: Penguin, 1998.

Phillips, Kim and Barry Reay. Sexualities in History: A Reader. New York: Routledge, 2002.

Poovey, Mary. "Sex in America." Critical Inquiry 24 (Winter 1998): 366-392.

Rubin, Gayle. "Misguided, Dangerous and Wrong: an Analysis of Anti-Pornography Politics." Bad Girls and Dirty Pictures: The Challenge to Reclaim Feminism. Ed. Alison Assiter and Avedon Carol. Boulder, Colorado: Pluto, 1993. 18-40.

-----. "Thinking Sex: Notes for a Radical Theory of the Politics of Sexuality." American Feminist Thought at Century's End : A Reader. Ed. Linda S. Kauffman Cambridge, Ma : Blackwell, 1993. 3-64.

Safe, Healthy Schools:

Schneider, Rebecca. The Explicit Body in Performance. New York: Routledge, 1997.

Sears, James, Ed. Sexuality and the Curriculum: The Politics and Practices of Sexuality Education. New York: Teachers College,1992.

Sex Education, Okemos Public Schools:

Sex and Relationship Education: Resources for Secondary Schools. Sex Education Forum. National Children’s Bureau, London
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United

Stepp, Laura Sessions. "Unsettling New Fad Alarms Parents: Middle School Oral Sex." Washington Post (July 8, 1999): A1.

Tiefer, Leonore. "The Capacity for Outrage: Feminism, Humor and Sex." Sex and Humor: Selections from The Kinsey Institute. Ed. Catherine Johnson, Betsy Stirratt and John Bancroft. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2002. 22-38.

-----. Sex is Not a Natural Act and Other Essays. Boulder: Westview Press, 1995.

Turner, James Grantham. "Sex as Discipline: The Idea of Erotic Education." Schooling Sex: Libertine Literature and Erotic Education in Italy, France, and England 1534-1685. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. 13-27.

Villarosa, Linda. "At Elders' Home, Each Day Is Valentine's Day." Global Action on Aging.

Vogler, Candace. "Sex and Talk." Critical Inquiry 24 (Winter 1998): 328-365.

Wade, Nicholas. "Scent of a Man is Linked to a Woman's Selection." New York Times (January 22, 200).

Weeks, Jeffrey. Sex, Politics and Society: The Regulation of Sexuality Since 1800. New York: Longman, 1981.

Winterson, Jeanette. Written on the Body. New York: Vintage, 1994.

Zuk, Marlene. Sexual Selections: What We Can and Can't Learn About Sex From Animals. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002.


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