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Culture, biology, and sexuality

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex customs.,
  • Sex (Biology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by David N. Suggs and Andrew W. Miracle.
    SeriesSouthern Anthropological Society proceedings ;, no. 32
    ContributionsSuggs, David N., 1956-, Miracle, Andrew W.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN2 .S9243 no. 32, GN484.3 .S9243 no. 32
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 110 p. :
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL366565M
    ISBN 100820320587, 0820320595
    LC Control Number98027029

      Sexuality and Our Diversity: Integrating Culture with the Biopsychosocial by Marcus Tye explores, with an integrated approach, the complex dimensions of biology, culture, psychology, sociology, history, and philosophy that explain human sexual : Marcus Tye. Various essays on the idea of a third gender or third sex, roughly split into sections on History and Anthropology. Maybe because of my own reading on the subject, or maybe because the book is more than 20 years old now, I did not gain much new insight from /5.

    Sexual reproduction is far more common than asexual reproduction in plants and animals. Hypotheses for the prevalence of sexuality include the hostparasite and host-pathogen arms race and the purging of the genome of deleterious mutations. Sexual selection is distinct from natural selection and is a key player in by: 8. Current debates and issues of global relevance on the changing dynamics of fertility, human reproduction and sexuality are addressed. Submissions Formal submissions should be sent directly to Berghahn Books. For more information on Berghahn's manuscript submission procedure, please look at the Info for Authors section on this web site.

      Also, the culture is pretty liberal about sexual identities too. Takatāpui is the Maori word that means: a devoted partner of the same sex. It encompasses aspects of sexuality, gender and Author: Nitisha Tomar. To better understand what happens inside the clinical setting, this chapter looks outside. It reveals the diverse effects of culture and society on mental health, mental illness, and mental health services. This understanding is key to developing mental health services that are more responsive to the cultural and social contexts of racial and ethnic minorities.


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