Free Shipping In the UK
Young People and Sexual Health By Elizabeth Burtney

Young People and Sexual Health
by Elizabeth Burtney

In Stock
£5.49
This book presents a holistic view of young people's sexuality and sexual health, including social policy, sociological and educational perspectives.
Only 2 left

Young People and Sexual Health Summary


Young People and Sexual Health: Individual, Social and Policy Contexts by Elizabeth Burtney

This book presents a holistic view of young people's sexuality and sexual health, including social policy, sociological and educational perspectives. Drawing on national and international policy analyzes, on academic research and on a range of practical approaches to working with different groups, Young People and Sexual Health provides a comprehensive overview of this complex area. It will be of use to postgraduate and advanced undergraduate students, to practitioners working in sexual health and to those in the policy arena.

Why buy from World of Books

Our excellent value books literally don't cost the earth
Free delivery in the UK
Read more here
Every used book bought is one saved from landfill

About Elizabeth Burtney


ELIZABETH BURTNEY is a freelance researcher specializing in young people's sexuality. For six years prior to this, she was a sexual health research specialist with the Health Education Board for Scotland (HEBS) where she was heavily involved in developing the sexual health strategy on behalf of the Scottish Executive.

MARY DUFFY is Principal Officer, Research & Development at Barnardo's. She manages a portfolio of research in Scotland and NE England relating to Barnardo's work for children, young people and their families, including research on issues of sexual behaviour. She was previously based at the Health Education Board for Scotland, the Health & Safety Executive and the University of Oxford.

Table of Contents


Foreword; M.Pitts.- PART ONE: SEXUALITY AND SEXUAL HEALTH IN CONTEXT.- A Risk Worth the Taking: Sex and Selfhood in Adolescence; J.Shucksmith.- The Diversity of Young People's Heterosexual Behaviour; D.Wight & M.Henderson.- PART TWO: INTERNATIONAL AND UK POLICY DEVELOPMENTS.- Policy Development in the United Kingdom; E.Burtney, D.Fullerton & A.Hosie.- Sexual Health Policies and Trends in Europe; A.Hosie.- Sexual Health Policies and Trends in USA, New Zealand and Australia; R.Ingham & R.Partridge.- PART THREE: GROUPS REQUIRING ADDITIONAL SUPPORT.- Sex, Pregnancy and Parenthood for Young People who are Looked After; J.Corlyon.- Addressing the Sexual Health Needs of Young Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual People; K.Buston.- Service Provision for Meeting the Sexual Health Needs of Young People from Indian, Pakistani and Bangladeshi Communities; H.Patel-Kanwal.- Sexuality and Learning Disability; S.Douglas-Scott.- Not Aliens or Rocket Science: Young Men and Sex and Relationships Work; S.Blake.- PART FOUR: LEARNING ABOUT SEXUALITY.- Exploring the Role of Schools in Sexual Health Promotion; I.Young.- Communication and Sex Education in Families; A.Simpson.- 'They Treated Us Like One Of Them Really': Peer Education as an Approach to Sexual Health Promotion with Young People; S.Forrest.- 'I Slept With 40 Boys In Three Months.' Teenage Sexuality in the Media: Too Much Too Young?; S.Batchelor with M.Raymond.- What Works and What Counts: The Role of Evidence and the Voice of Young People; M.Duffy & E.Burtney.

Additional information

GOR002819953
Young People and Sexual Health: Individual, Social and Policy Contexts by Elizabeth Burtney
Elizabeth Burtney
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Macmillan Education UK
2003-12-31
256
0333993578
9780333993576
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.