Resource List for Thinking Sex
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.
Angry Women. Colorcraft Ltd: Hong Kong, 1999.
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.
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.
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 http://www.tgnetarizona.org/gender101.htm
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.
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 HealthHigh 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 Interestand Controversyat 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.
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. http://www.philly.com
Karp, Marcelle and Debbie Stoller. Busts Guide to the
New Girl Order. New York: Penguin, 1999.
Katz, Jackson. "Advertising and the Construction of Violent
White Masculinity." Media Awareness Network:
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
DoSex 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. http://hometown.aol.com/slevay/index.html
-----. "Sexual Orientation: The Science and its Social Impact" (2000; forthcoming in Reverso) http://members.aol.com/_ht_a/slevay/page.6.html
----- 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.)
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: www.mum.org
Nanda, Serena. Neither Man Nor Woman: The Hijars of India.
Boston: Wadsworth, 1999.
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. http://serendip.brynmawr.edu/gen_beh/course02/syllabus5.html
Panati, Charles. Sexy Origins and Intimate things: The Rites and Rituals of Straights, Gays, Bis, Drags, Trans, Virgins and Others. New York: Penguin, 1998.
Phillips, Kim and Barry Reay. Sexualities in History: A Reader. New York: Routledge, 2002.
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 Childrens Bureau, London
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States:www.siecus.org
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.
Wade, Nicholas. "Scent of a Man is Linked to a Woman's Selection."
New York Times (January 22, 200). http://college4.nytimes.com/guests/articles/2002/01/22/898028.xml
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.