Human Sexuality: Personality and Social Psychological by Craig A. Hill

By Craig A. Hill

"Although meant as a textbook, this available ebook may to boot serve in an instructional assortment as an invaluable resource of historical past fabric for numerous readers." —CHOICE

"Craig Hill's new textual content is a great addition to the textbooks on hand for undergraduate classes on human sexuality. It is going past the traditional themes present in many books and heavily integrates social mental study and conception on human sexuality. This e-book is simply the kind of severe therapy of mental features of human sexuality that i've been looking for it slow for my course."
—Irene Hanson Frieze, Professor of Psychology, collage of Pittsburgh

Human Sexuality: character and Social mental views presents the subjects generally lined in human sexuality classes, rooting the presentation in a powerful mental viewpoint. writer Craig Hill makes a speciality of character and social mental idea to supply scholars with a conceptual realizing of the mental elements fascinated with sexuality, and he encourages scholars to construct upon that origin by means of not easy them to imagine severely in regards to the fabric in a number of methods. He additionally emphasizes the clinical research of sexuality, supplying an effective evaluate of the study literature.

Key Features

  • Focuses predominantly at the mental points of sexuality: The subject matters coated and the association of the booklet are best for teachers who desire to emphasize mental elements serious about sexuality.
  • Stresses the symbiotic dating among study and theory: The publication offers a extra actual and whole realizing of how within which technology generates sound proof that informs theories bearing on sexuality and the way these theories, in flip, tell additional inquiry.
  • Presents real-life examples: own anecdotes permit scholars to narrate thoughts and data to the lives of actual humans and to their very own lives, making the data clearer and extra significant to them.
  • Integrates cultural range throughout: Race, ethnicity, and sexual orientation are thought of within the subject matters lined and the examples employed.
  • Helps advance serious considering and analytic abilities: Analyze This: diversified Perspectives; An chance for Self-Reflection; and An Eye towards learn boxes in addition to end-of-chapter questions and caption questions enable scholars to delve extra into the cloth, letting them imagine significantly approximately present themes and their very own lives.

Intended Audience

This is a superb center textual content for either undergraduate and graduate classes on Human Sexuality particulary these provided in departments of psychology.

Supplementary Material

  • An Instructor's source CD provides PowerPoint shows; bankruptcy research fabric; school room handouts; and proposals for direction initiatives, dialogue questions, and web workouts. additionally incorporated is a automatic attempt financial institution with multiple-choice, true/false, and essay questions that permits for simple try creation
  • A Student examine website provides e-flashcards, web workouts and assets, self quizzes, and hyperlinks to SAGE magazine articles and movies. additionally to be had is a hyperlink to the author's web publication the place scholars can reply to reviews published through the writer and different scholars utilizing the textual content. visit www.sagepub.com/hillhsstudy to view the site.

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