(n) Schooling, Sexuality, and Sexuality Education

(Excerpted from The Men's Bibliography: A comprehensive bibliography of writing on men, masculinities, gender, and sexualities, compiled by Michael Flood. 19th edition, 2008. Home URL: http://mensbiblio.xyonline.net/)

Note: Also see "Children, Young People, Adolescence and Sexuality" above.

(a) Overview texts

Allen, Louise. (2005). Sexual Subjects: Young People, Sexuality and Education. Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke.

Epstein, Debbie, and James T. Sears. (eds). (1999). Dangerous Knowing: Sexuality, Pedagogy and Popular Culture. London: Cassell.

Epstein, Debbie, and Richard Johnson. (1998). Schooling Sexualities. Buckingham, PA: Open University Press

Epstein, Debbie. (ed.). (1994). Challenging Lesbian and Gay Inequalities in Education. Buckingham: Open University Press.

Grunseit, Anne, S. Kippax, P. Aggleton, M. Baldo and G. Slutkin. (1997). Sexuality Education and Young People’s Sexual Behavior: A Review of Studies. Journal of Adolescent Research, v.12, n.4, pp. 421-453.

Laskey, Louise and Beavis, Catherine. (eds). (1996). Schooling and Sexualities: Teaching for a Positive Sexuality. Geelong: Deakin Centre for Education and Change, Deakin University.

Letts, W. J., and J.T. Sears. (eds.). (1999). Queering Elementary Education: Advancing the Dialogue about Sexualities and Schooling. Lanham: MD, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Lipkin, Arthur, (2004). Beyond Diversity Day: A Q&A on Gay and Lesbian Issues in Schools. Lanham: MD, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Moran, J.P. (2000). Teaching Sex: The Shaping of Adolescence in the 20th Century. Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press.

Rasmussen, Mary Louise, Eric Rofes, Eric E. Rofes, and Susan Talburt (eds.). (2004). Youth and Sexualities: Pleasure, Subversion, and Insubordination In and Out of Schools. Palgrave Macmillan.
Introduction: transforming discourses of queer youth and educational practices surrounding gender, sexuality, and youth.
1. Intelligibility and narrating queer youth.
2. Martyr-target-victim: interrogating narratives of persecution and suffering among queer youth.
3. The historical regulation of sexuality and gender of students and teachers: an intertwined legacy.
4. Subject to scrutiny: taking Foucauldian genealogies to narratives of youth oppression.
5. Between sexuality and narrative: on the language of sex education.
6. Safety and subversion: the production of sexualities and genders in school spaces.
7. Scout’s honor: duty, citizenship, and the homoerotic in the Boy Scouts of America.
8. Agency in borderland discourses: engaging in gaybonics for pleasure, subversion, and retaliation.
9. Bent as a ballet dancer: the possibilities for and limits of legitimate homomasculinity in school.
10. Melancholy and the productive negotiations of power in sissy boy experience.


(b) Further works

Allen, L. (2007). Doing ‘it’ differently: relinquishing the disease and pregnancy prevention focus in sexuality education. British Journal of Sociology of Education, 28(5): 575 - 588.

Allen, Louisa. (2004). Beyond the birds and the bees: Constituting a discourse of erotics in sexuality education. Gender and Education, Volume 16, Number 2, June, pp. 151-167.

Allen, Louise. (2005). ‘Say Everything’: exploring young people’s suggestions for improving sexuality education. Sex Education, 5(4): 389-404.

Armstrong, Ewan McKay, and Peter Gordon. (1992). Sexualities: An Advanced Training Resource. London: Family Planning Association.

Atkinson, Elizabeth. (2002). Education for Diversity in a Multisexual Society: Negotiating the Contradictions of Contemporary Discourse. Sex Education, Volume 2 Number 2, July.

Bay-Cheng, L. Y. (2001). SexEd. com: Values and norms in Web-based sexuality education. Journal of Sex Research, 38(3): 241.

Beckett, Lori, and David Denborough. (1995). Homophobia and the Sexual Construction of Schooling. Dulwich Centre Newsletter, No’s 2 & 3.

Blumenfield, Warren J. (ed.). (1992). Homophobia: How We All Pay the Price. Boston: Beacon Press.

Buston, Katie, and Daniel Wight. (2002). The Salience and Utility of School Sex Education to Young Women. Sex Education. 2(3), November.

Buston, Katie, Daniel Wight, G. Hart, and S. Scott. (2002). Implementation of a teacher-delivered sex education programme: Obstacles and facilitating factors. Health Education Research, 17(1), February, pp. 59-72.

Castro-Vazquez, Genaro, and Izumi Kishi. (2002). ‘If You Say To Them That They Have To Use Condoms, Some Of Them Might Use Them. It Is Like Drinking Alcohol or Smoking’: An Educational Intervention With Japanese Senior High School Students. Sex Education, Volume 2 Number 2, July.

Chambers, Deborah, Joost Van Loon, and Estella Tincknell. (2004). Teachers’ Views of Teenage Sexual Morality. British Journal of Sociology of Education, 25, 5, Nov, 563-576.

Chesler, Mark A., and Ximena Zuniga. (1991). Dealing with Prejudice and Conflict in the Classroom: The Pink Triangle Exercise. Teaching Sociology, 19(2), April.

Commonwealth of Australia (2001). Talking Sexual Health. La Trobe University.

Cremer, Stephan W. (1995) Aan de man brengen (Man in Focus). Handboek seksuele voorlichting aan jongens. Ultrecht: SWP.

Crumpacker, L., and E.M. Vander Haegen. (1993). Pedagogy and Prejudice: Strategies for Confronting Homophobia in the Classroom. Women’s Studies Quarterly, 3 & 4.

Curcio, Joan L. et.al. (1996). Sexuality and the Schools: Handling the Critical Issues. Sage.

Dankmeijer, P. (1993). The Construction of Identities as a Means of Survival: Cases of Lesbian and Gay Teachers. In De Cecco, John P. and Elia, John P. (eds). If You Seduce a Straight Person, Can You Make Them Gay? Issues in Biological Essentialism Versus Social Constructionism in Gay and Lesbian Identities. New York & London: Harrington Park Press.

Davidson, Neil. (2003). Building Bridges: Integrating school sex and relationships education and contraceptive services for young men. A report for policy makers and practitioners. London: Working with Men.

Davis, N. J. (2005). Taking Sex Seriously: Challenges in teaching about sexuality. Teaching Sociology, 33(1).

di Mauro, Diane, and Carole Joffe. (2007). The Religious Right and the Reshaping of Sexual Policy: An Examination of Reproductive Rights and Sexuality Education. Sexuality Research and Social Policy, 4(1), March: 67-92.

Douglas, N. et.al. (1997). Playing It Safe: Responses of Secondary School Teachers to Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Pupils, HIV & AIDS. London, Institute of Education.

Dyson S., and C. Fox. (2006). An Evaluation of the Sexual Health and Relationships Education (Share) Project. Melbourne, Australian Research Centre in Sex Health and Society, La Trobe University.

Dyson, S., S. Dalton, A. Mitchell, and L. Hillier. (2003). Conducting Effective Sexual Health and Relationships Education with Young People in Schools: Factors for Success, A literature review. Melbourne, La Trobe University.

Epstein, D. (2000). Sexualities and Education: Catch 28. Sexualities, 3(4): 387-394.

Epstein, Debbie. (1997). Boyz Own Stories: Masculinities and Sexualities in School. Gender and Education, 9(1), pp. 105-115.

Eyre, Linda. (1993). Compulsory Heterosexuality in a University Classroom. Canadian Journal of Education, 18(3), Special Issue: Against the Grain: Narratives of Resistance.

Ferfolja, Tania, and Kerry H. Robinson. (2004). Why anti-homophobia education in teacher education? Perspectives from Australian teacher educators. Teaching Education, Volume 15, Number 1, March, pp. 9-25.

Ferfolja, Tania. (1998). Australian Lesbian Teachers - A Reflection of Homophobic Harassment of High School Teachers In New South Wales Schools. Gender and Education, 10(4), December.

Fields, Jessica. (2005). “Children Having Children”: Race, Innocence, and Sexuality Education. Social Problems, Nov., Vol. 52, Iss. 4.

Fine, M., and S. I. McClelland. (2006). Sexuality Education and Desire: Still Missing after All These Years. Harvard Educational Review, 76(3): 297.

Fine, Michelle. (1993). Sexuality, Schooling, and Adolescent Females: The Missing Discourse of Desire. In Weis, Lois and Fine, Michelle. (eds). Beyond Silenced Voices: Class, Race, and Gender in United States Schools. New York: State University of New York Press (Also in Harvard Educational Review, 1988, 58(1)).

Ford, Tim. (2000). Me, Myself, a Man: A training kit on sexuality, human relations, and self-esteem for men with intellectual disabilities. Department of Human Services, Victoria.

Friend, Richard A. (1993). Choices, Not Closets: Heterosexism and Homophobia in Schools. In Weis, Lois and Fine, Michelle. (eds). Beyond silenced voices: Class, Race, and Gender in United States Schools. New York: State University of New York Press.

Fuglesang, M. (1997). Lessons for life--Past and present modes of sexuality education in Tanzanian society. Social Science & Medicine, 44(8): 1245-1254.

Garber, Linda. (ed.). (1994). Tilting the Tower: Lesbians Teaching Queer Subjects. New York & London: Routledge.

Gelin, Martha. (2007). The Sex Explanation Handbook: Talking with kids about sex. Bathurst, NSW: Orion South.

Goldman, J.D.G. (2003). Sexuality education for children and pre-schoolers in the information age. Children Australia, v.28 n.1 p.17-23.

Griffin, Jacqui. (1994). The Schoolwatch Report: A Study Into Anti-Lesbian and Anti-Gay Harassment and Violence in Australian Schools. Sydney: Suzzane Jones-Pritchard.

Griffiths, Debra, Bronwyn Leece, and Family Planning Youth Team. (1992). Still Smiling: Sexuality Education Made Easy. Sydney: Family Planning Association of NSW.

Grunseit, Anne C. (1994). Young People and Sex/HIV Education: The Debate Continues…. Promotion and Education, Vol. 1 .

Grunseit, Anne, and P. Aggleton. (1998). Lessons learned: an update on the published literature concerning the impact of HIV and sexuality education for young people. Health Education, 98(2).

Gust, S. W., and J. T. Warren. (2008). Naming Our Sexual and Sexualized Bodies in the Classroom: And the Important Stuff That Comes After the Colon. Qualitative Inquiry, 14(1): 114-134.

Harbeck, Karen. (ed.). (1992). Coming Out of the Classroom Closet. New York: Harrington Park Press.

Harris, S. (1990). Lesbian and Gay Issues in the English Classroom. Buckingham: Open University Press.

Harrison, Lyn, and Lynne Hillier. (1999). What Should Be the Subject of Sex Education?. Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education, 20(2), pp. 279-288.

Harrison, Lyn. (1997). Issues around catering for diversity: An evaluation of a school-based sexuality education pilot project. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 7(3), 185-188.

Harrison, Lyn. (2000). Gender relations and the production of difference in school-based sexuality and HIV/AIDS education in Australia. Gender and Education, 12(1), pp. 5-19.

Hatton, E., and S. Swinson. (1994). Sexual Orientation, Policy and Teaching. In Hatton, E. (ed.). Understanding Teaching: Curriculum and the Social Context of schooling. Sydney: Harcourt Brace.

Higgins, Daryl, Ross King, and Daniel Witthaus. (2001). Pride and prejudice: Facilitating change in the attitudes of students toward gay men and lesbians. Health Promotion Journal of Australia, 12(3).

Hillier, Lynne, and Doreen Rosenthal. (eds). (2001). Journal of Adolescence, Special Issue on Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Youth, Volume 24, Number 1, February. Includes;
A Critique of Research on Sexual-Minority Youths / Ritch C. Savin-Williams.
The Quest for Modern Manhood: Masculine Stereotypes, Peer Culture and the Social Significance of Homophobia / David C. Plummer.
Naming the ‘Outsider Within’: Homophobic Pejoratives and the Verbal Abuse of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual High-School Pupils / Crispin Thurlow.
Suicide and Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual Youth: Implications for Clinicians / Linda L. Morrison, Jeff L’Heureux.
‘I Was Terrified of Being Different’: Exploring Gay Men’s Accounts of Growing-up in a Heterosexist Society / Paul Flowers, Katie Buston.
Gendered (S)explorations Among Same-Sex Attracted Young People in Australia / Deborah Dempsey, Lynne Hillier, Lyn Harrison.
Benefits of Cross-Sexual Orientation Friendships Among Adolescent Females / M. Paz Galupo, Sarah St John.
Heterosexism and Homophobia in Scottish School Sex Education: Exploring the Nature of the Problem / Katie Buston, Graham Hart.
School Outcomes of Sexual Minority Youth in the United States: Evidence From a National Study / Stephen T. Russell, Hinda Seif, Nhan L. Truong.
Playing It Safe: Addressing the Emotional and Physical Health of Lesbian and Gay Pupils in the U.K / Ian Warwick, Peter Aggleton, Nicola Douglas.

Ho, P. Sik Ying, and A. Ka Tat Tsang. (2002). The Things Girls Shouldn’t See: Relocating the Penis in Sex Education in Hong Kong. Sex Education. Volume 2 Number 1/April.

Human Rights Watch (2001). Hatred in the Hallways: Violence and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students in U.S. schools. URL: http://www.hrw.org/reports/2001/uslgbt/toc.htm.

Hyde, A., E. Howlett, J. Drennan, and D. Brady. (2005). Masculinities and young men’s sex education needs in Ireland: problematizing client-centred health promotion approaches. Health Promotion International, September.

Irvine, Janice M. (1995). Sexuality Education: Working With Differences. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Irvine, Janice M. (2002). Talk About Sex: The Battles over Sex Education in the United States. Berkeley and Los Angeles, University of California Press.

Isaacson, Nicole. (2006). An Overview of the Role of Sexual Health Organizations, Corporations, and Government in Determining Content and Access to Online Sexuality Education for Adolescents. Sexuality Research and Social Policy, 3(2), June: 24-36.

Johnson, B. (2006). An evaluation of the trial implementation of the Sexual Health and Relationships Education (Share) program 2003-2005. Adelaide, University of South Australia.

Johnson, T. S. (2004). “It’s pointless to deny that that dynamic is there”: Sexual Tensions in Secondary Classrooms. English Education, 37(1): 5.

Johnson, T.S. (2004). It’s pointless to deny that that dynamic is there: Sexual Tensions in Secondary Classrooms. English Education 37(1): 5.

Johnson, T.S. (2005). The “problem” of bodies and desires in teaching. Teaching Education, Volume 16, Number 2 / June 2005, pp. 131-149.

Jones, Carol, and Pat Mahoney. (eds). (1989). Learning our Lines: Sexuality and Social Control in Education. London: Women’s Press.

Jose, J. (1995). Sexing the Subject: The Politics of Sex Education in South Australian State Schools 1900-1990. Phd Thesis, Department of Politics. Adelaide, University of Adelaide.

Kehily, Mary Jane and Nayak, Anoop. (1996). ‘The Christmas Kiss’: Sexuality, Story-Telling and Schooling. Curriculum Studies, 4(2).

Kehily, Mary Jane. (1999). More Sugar? Teenage Magazines, Gender Displays and Sexual Learning. European Journal of Cultural Studies, 2(1), pp. 65-89.

Kempner, M.E. (2001). Toward a Sexually Healthy America: Abstinence Only Until Marriage Programs That Try to Keep Our Youth “Scared Chaste”. New York, SIECUS.

Kidger, Judi. (2005). Stories of Redemption? Teenage Mothers as the New Sex Educators. Sexualities, Volume 8, No. 4, October, pp. 481-496.

Kippax, S., and N. Stephenson. (2005). Meaningful evaluation of sex and relationship education. Sex Education, 5(4):359-373.

Kirby, D. (2002). Effective Approaches to Reducing Adolescent Unprotected Sex, Pregnancy, and Childbearing. Journal of Sex Research, 39(1): 51-57.

Kirkman, Maggie, Doreen A. Rosenthal, and S. Shirley Feldman. (2002). Talking to a tiger: Fathers reveal their difficulties in communicating about sexuality with adolescents. New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development, Volume 2002, Issue 97, Autumn (Fall), Pages: 57-74.

Kirkman, Maggie, Doreen A. Rosenthal, and S. Shirley Feldman. (2001). Freeing Up the Subject: Tension between Traditional Masculinity and Involved Fatherhood Through Communication About Sexuality With Adolescents. Culture, Health & Sexuality, Volume 3 Number 4, October, pp. 391-411.

Klein, J. D., P. Sabaratnam, B. Pazos, M. Matos, C. Graff, and M. Brach. (2003). Evaluation of the “parents as primary sexuality educators” program. Journal of Adolescent Health, 32(2): 165-165.

Lahelma, Elina and Tarja Palmu. (2000). Intersecting Power Relations in Teachers’ Experiences of Being Sexualized or Harassed by Students. Sexualities, Volume 3 Issue 4, November

Lees, Sue. (1994). Talking About Sex in Sex Education. Gender and Education, 6(3).

Lees, Sue. (1996). Sex Education in Conflict. Chapter 2 in Ruling Passions: Sexual Violence, Reputation and the Law. Buckingham: Open University Press.

Levine, Judith. (2002). Harmful to Minors: The Perils of Protecting Children From Sex. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press.

Levinson, R. A., C. Sadigursky, et al. (2004). The Impact of Cultural Context on Brazilian Adolescents’ Sexual Practices. Adolescence 39(154): 203.

Lin, Y. -C., Y. -H. Chu, and H. H. Lin. (2006). A study of the effectiveness on parental sexuality education. Education, 127(1): 16.

Logan, G. (1980). Sex Education in Queensland, A History of the Debate 1900-1980. Queensland, Information and Publications Branch, Department of Education.

Lugg, C. A. (2003). Sissies, Faggots, Lezzies, and Dykes: Gender, Sexual Orientation, and a New Politics of Education? Educational Administration Quarterly, 39(1): 95-134.

Luker, Kristin. (2006). When Sex Goes to School: Warring Views on Sex and Sex Education Since the Sixties. New York: Norton.

Lydia, O. D., S. Ann, A. Gail, W. -S. Renée, and et al. (2005). Saving Sex for Later: An Evaluation Of a Parent Education Intervention. Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, 37(4).

Mac an Ghaill, Mairtin. (1994). The Making of Men: Masculinities, Sexualities and Schooling. Buckingham: Open University Press.
3. Sexuality: Learning to Become a Heterosexual Man at School.
5. Schooling, Sexuality and Male Power: Towards an Emancipatory Curriculum.

Mac an Ghaill, Mairtin. (1996). Deconstructing Heterosexualities Within School Arenas. Curriculum Studies, 4, pp. 191-209.

Mannison, Mary. (1999). Interactive Teaching Strategies: Adolescent Sexuality. Paddington, Queensland: Nice Business Publications.

Mary, H., L. J. Bonnie, A. F. Shelley, and R. G. Jason. (2005). A Process Evaluation Of The Youth Educating About Health (Yeah) Program: A Peer-Designed And Peer-Led Sexual Health Education Program. The Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality, 14(3/4): 129.

McConaghy, Cathryn. (2004). On cartographies of anti-homophobia in teacher education (and the crisis of witnessing rural student teacher refusals). Teaching Education, Volume 15, Number 1, March, pp. 63-79.

McLeod, Julie. (1999). Incitement or education? Contesting sex, curriculum and identity in schools. Melbourne Studies in Education, 40(2), pp. 7-39.

Meredith, Philip. (1989). Sex Education: Political Issues in Britain and Europe. London & New York: Routledge.

Misson, Ray. (1995). Dangerous Lessons: Sexuality Issues in the English Classroom. English in Australia, No. 112, July, pp. 25-32.

Morris, R.W. (2005). Research and evaluation in sexuality education: an allegorical exploration of complexities and possibilities. Sex Education, 5(4): 405-422.

Mortensen, Reid (2003). A Reconstruction of Religious Freedom and Equality: Gay, lesbian, and de facto rights and the religious school in Queensland. QUT Law and Justice Journal, 3(2). Queensland University of Technology

Myers, Kate. (2002). Dilemmas of leadership: Sexuality and schools. International Journal of Leadership in Education, Volume 5, Number 4, October, pp. 28-302.

Nash, Roy. (2002). Sex and Schooling: The Sexual Activity of Young People and its Implications for Education. Gender and Education, 14(2), June, 149-165.

Nickson, Amanda. (1996). Keeping a straight face: Schools, students, and homosexuality, Part 1. In Catherine Beavis and Louise Laskey, (eds) Schooling and sexualities: Teaching for a positive sexuality. Geelong: Deakin Centre for Education and Change, Deakin University.

Pallotta-Chiarolli, Maria. (1994). A Terrain of Intervention and Resistance: AIDS and Sexuality Issues in the English Classroom. Realising the Future, Australian Association of the Teachers of English National Conference, Perth, July.

Pallotta-Chiarolli, Maria. (1994). Butch Minds the Baby: Boys Minding Masculinity in the English Classroom. Interpretations: Journal of the English Teachers’ Association of Western Australia, Special edition: Boys in English. 27(2).

Pallotta-Chiarolli, Maria. (1994). Connecting Landscapes of Marginality: AIDS and Sexuality Issues in the English Classroom. In Parsons, W. and Goodwin, R. (eds). Landscape and Identity: Perspectives From Australia, Adelaide: Centre for Children’s Literature. University of South Australia and Auslib Press.

Pallotta-Chiarolli, Maria. (1995). ‘Only Your Labels Split Me’: Interweaving Ethnicity and Sexuality in English Studies. English in Australia, No. 112, July.

Pallotta-Chiarolli, Maria. (1995). Can I Use the Word ‘Gay’?. In Browne, Rollo and Fletcher, Richard. (eds). Boys in schools. Sydney: Finch Books.

Pallotta-Chiarolli, Maria. (1996). A Rainbow in my Heart: Interweaving Ethnicity and Sexuality Studies Laskey, Louise and Beavis, Catherine. (eds). Schooling and Sexualities: Teaching for a Positive Sexuality, Geelong: Deakin Centre for Education and Change, Deakin University.

Petrovic, John E. (2002). Promoting Democracy and Overcoming Heterosexism: And never the twain shall meet?. Sex Education, Volume 2 Number 2, July.

Pugsley, Lesley. (1996). Focus Groups, Young People and Sex Education. In Pilcher, Jane and Coffey, Amanda. (eds). Gender and Qualitative Research, Aldershot, Hants, England: Avebury.

Rahman, M. (2004). The Shape of Equality: Discursive Deployments during the Section 28 Repeal in Scotland. Sexualities, May, vol. 7, no. 2, pp. 150-166.

Redman, Peter. (1996). Curtis Loves Ranjit: Heterosexual Masculinities, Schooling and Pupil’s Sexual Cultures. Educational Review, 48(2), pp. 175-182.

Rench, J. (1990). Understanding Sexual Identity: A Book for Gay Teens and Their Friends. New York: Lerner.

Renold, Emma. (2000). ‘Coming Out’: Gender, (Hetero)sexuality and the Primary School. Gender and Education, 12(3), September.

Rivers, I. (1995). The Victimisation of Gay Teenagers in Schools: Homophobia in Education. Pastoral Care, March. London: NAPCE.

Rivkin-Fish, M. (1999). Sexuality education in Russia: defining pleasure and danger for a fledgling democratic society. Social Science & Medicine, 49(6): 801-814.

Robinson, Kerry H. (2000). Making the Invisible Visible: Gay and lesbian issues in early childhood education. Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood, Volume 1 Number 3, pp. 415-434.

Robinson, Kerry H. (2005). Doing anti-homophobia and anti-heterosexism in early childhood education: moving beyond the immobilising impacts of ‘risks’, ‘fears’ and ‘silences’. Can we afford not to? Contemporary Issues in Early Childhood, v.6 no. 2: 175-188.

Rofes, Eric. (2000). Bound and Gagged: Sexual Silences, Gender Conformity and the Gay Male Teacher. Sexualities, Volume 3 Issue 4, November

Roffman, Deborah. (2000). The Thinking Parent’s Guide to Talking Sense About Sex. Cambridge, MA: Perseus Press.

Santelli, J., M. A. Ott, M. Lyon, J. Rogers, D. Summers, and R. Schleifer. (2006). Abstinence and abstinence-only education: A review of U. S. policies and programs. Journal of Adolescent Health, 38(1): 72-81.

Scott, J. (2005). ‘Children Ask the Damnedest Questions!’: Sex(uality) Education as a Social Problem. Perspectives in Human Sexuality. G. Hawkes and John Scott, eds. Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 168-186.

Sears, James T. (2002). Out of Harmony on the Cherokee Boundary: Clinics, Culture and the Sex Ed Curriculum. Sex Education, Volume 2 Number 2, July.

Sears, James T. (ed). (1992). Sexuality and the Curriculum: The Politics and Practices of Sexuality Education. New York & London: Teachers College Press.

Sears, James T., and W.L. Williams. (eds). (1997). Overcoming Heterosexism and Homophobia: Strategies that Work. New York: Columbia University Press.

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2001). Volume 1 Issue 1.
Men Teachers and the Construction of Heterosexual Masculinity in the Classroom / Becky Francis; Christine Skelton (9-21)
Sex Education in the New Zealand Primary School: a tangled skein of morality, religion, politics and the law / John A. Clark (23-30)
Sex Education - the issues when working with boys / Gillian L. S. Hilton (31-41).
Telling Them Their Own Stories: legitimizing sexual and reproductive health education in rural Bangladesh / Kathleen Cash; Sharful Islam Khan; Hashima -E- Nasreen; Abbas Bhuiya; Sadia Chowdhury; A. Mushtaque; R. Chowdhury (43-57).
‘Living in Different Worlds’: gender differences in the developing sexual values and attitudes of primary school children / J. Mark Halstead; Susan Waite (59-76).
‘Who Guards the Guards in Schools?’ A Study of Reported Cases of Child Abuse by Teachers in Zimbabwean Secondary Schools / Almon Shumba (77-86).
School-based Sex Education in Russia: the current reality and prospects / Boris Yu. Shapiro (87-96).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2001). Volume 1 Issue 2.
Closing Sex Education’s Knowledge/Practice Gap: the reconceptualisation of young people’s sexual knowledge / Louisa Allen (109-122).
The Internal Triangle: self, peers and society in boys’ identity formation with implications for sexual health education / Barbara M. Walker (123-136
Leisure Activities and Adolescent Sexual Behaviour / O. B. A. Van Den Akker; S. Lees (137-147).
The Role of External Professionals in Education about Sexual Orientationótowards good practice / Nicola Douglas; Sophie Kemp; Peter Aggleton; Ian Warwick (149-162).
Family and Sex Education: a survey of parental attitudes / Alexandros Kakavoulis (163-174)
Teaching Sexuality Education in High Schools: what qualities do Australian teachers value? / Jan Milton; Linda Berne; Judith Peppard; Wendy Patton; Lynne Hunt; Sue Wright (175-186).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2001). Volume 1 Issue 3.
Sexuality Education across the Lifecycle in the New Millennium / Juliette D. G. Goldman; Graham L. Bradley (197-217).
Without Sex Education: exploring the social and sexual vulnerabilities of rural Bangladeshi girls and boys / Kathleen Cash Hashima-E-Nasreen; Ayesha Aziz; Abbas Bhuiya; A. Mushtaque; R. Chowdhury; Sadia Chowdhury (219-233).
Moral Democratic Education and Homosexuality: censoring morality’ by John Petrovic: a rejoinder / John Beck (235-244).
So Many Bricks in the Wall: young women in Nova Scotia speak about barriers to school-based sexual health education / Donald Langille; David MacKinnon; Emily Marshall; Janice Graham (245-257).
The Hybrid Construction of Sexuality in Mexico and its Impact on Sex Education / Ana Amuchstegui Herrera (259-277).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2002). Volume 2 Issue 1.
Sex, Pregnancy, and Contraception-related Motivators and Barriers among Latino and African-American Youth in Washington, DC / Sigrid J. Aarons; Renee R. Jenkins (5-30).
A Multidimensional Approach to Sexual Education / Debbie Mabray; Bill J. Labauve (31-44).
Sexual Harassment of College Students by Lecturers in Zimbabwe / Almon Shumba; Antony Erinas Masiki Matina (45-59).
The Things Girls Shouldn’t See: relocating the penis in sex education in Hong Kong / P. Sik Ying Ho; A. Ka Tat Tsang (61-73).
Sexuality in the Science Classroom: one teacher’s methods in a college biology course / Anne-Marie Scholer (75-86).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2002). Volume 2 Issue 2.
Reflexive Practice: the relationship between social research and health promotion in HIV prevention / Susan Kippax; Paul Kinder (91-104).
‘If you say to them that they have to use condoms, some of them might use them. It is like drinking alcohol or smoking’: an educational intervention with Japanese senior high school students / Genaro Castro-Vzquez; Izumi Kishi (105-117).
Education for Diversity in a Multisexual Society: negotiating the contradictions of contemporary discourse / Elizabeth Atkinson (119-132)
Values, Obligations and ‘Good Lives’: how useful is bioethics to sex educators? / Peter Duncan (133-144).
Promoting Democracy and Overcoming Heterosexism: and never the twain shall meet? / John E. Petrovic (145-154).
Out of Harmony on the Cherokee Boundary: clinics, culture and the sex ed curriculum / James T. Sears (155-169).
What are Little Boys Made Of, Made Of? Victorian Art and the Formation of Gender / Nicholas Addison (171-182).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2002). Volume 2 Issue 3.
A Comparison of Students’ Evaluations of a Peer-delivered Sex Education Programme and Teacher-led Provision / Simon Forrest; Vicki Strange; Ann Oakley (195-214).
Sexing the Subject: teachers, pedagogies and sex education / Mary Jane Kehily (215-231).
The Salience and Utility of School Sex Education to Young Women / Katie Buston; Daniel Wight (233-250).
Get Your Freak on: how black girls sexualise identity / Debbie Weekes (251-262).
‘It’s Just Really Hard to Come to Terms With’: young people’s views on homosexuality / Sue Sharpe (263-277).
From research to practice / Simon Blake (279-282).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2003). Volume 3 Number 1, April.
HIV/AIDS School-based Education in Selected Asia-Pacific Countries / Gary Smith, Susan Kippax A1, Peter Aggleton , Paul Tyrer.
Can Sex Education be Practical? / John Wilson.
Listening to the Boys: English boys’ views on the desirable characteristics of teachers of sex education / Gillian L. S. Hilton.
Power, Bodies and Identity: how different forms of physical education construct varying masculinities and femininities in secondary schools / Carrie Paechter.
The Trouble of Teen Sex: the construction of adolescent sexuality through school-based sexuality education / Laina Y. Bay-Cheng.
Peer Risk Behavior and Denial of HIV/AIDS Among Adolescents / Hasida Ben-Zur.

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2003). Volume 3 Number 2, July.
Embodied [by] Dance: adolescent de/constructions of body, sex and gender in physical education / Libby Balter Blume.
Moving and Belonging: dance, sport and sexuality / Michael Gard.
What Does Puberty Mean to Adolescents? Teaching and learning about bodily development / Joseph A. Diorio, Jenny Munro.
The Hostile Vagina: reading vaginal discourse in a school health text / Kim J. Elliott.
Bodies That Matter: transgenderism, innocence and the politics of ‘unprofessional’ pedagogy / Kristen V. Luschen, Lesley Bogad.
Resume in Motion: sensory self-awareness through movement / Carol A. Mullen, Mary Beth Cancienne.
Interrupting Discourses Around Gender Through Collective Memory Work and Collaborative Curriculum Research in Middle School / Kiran D. Purohit, Christopher Walsh.

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2003). Volume 3 Number 3, November.
Thinking About ‘Sex’ in Education / Myra J. Hird.
Developing Relationships Between Sexual Health Clinics and Schools: more than clinic nurses doing sex education sessions? / Paula Baraitser, Frances Dolan, Sarah Cowley.
Young Gay Men and HIV/AIDS: towards a contextual understanding of sexual risk / Ian Warwick, Nicola Douglas, Peter Aggleton, Paul Boyce.
A Quantitative Survey of Knowledge of Reproductive Health Issues of 12-14-year-old Girls of Different Ethnic and Religious Backgrounds in Iran: implications for education / Mohsen Tavakol, Sima Torabi, Cathy Gibbons.
Primary School Sex Education Programs: views and experiences of teachers in four primary schools in Sydney, Australia / Jan Milton.
The Impact of a Human Sexuality College Course According to Gender: comparisons of the 1970s and the 1990s / Annie Laura Cotton.

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2004). Volume 4 Number 1.
Reading pornography / Simon Hardy (3-18).
Sexuality education: how children of lesbian mothers ‘learn’ about sex/uality / Jacqui Gabb (19-34).
Visualizing the politics of innocence in the age of AIDS / Claudia Mitchell; Shannon Walsh; June Larkin (35-47).
Sex education, state policy and the principle of mutual consent / Jan Steutel; Ben Spiecker (49-62).
Notions of sex, sexuality and relationships among adolescent boys in rural southeastern Nigeria / Otutubikey C. Izugbara (63-79).
Crossing ‘boundaries’ with the collective girl: a poetic intervention into sex education / Susanne Gannon (81-99).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2004). Volume 4 Number 3.
Doing it by the book: natural tales of marriage and sex in contemporary Chinese marriage manuals / Joanna McMillan (203-215).
‘Miss, you’re so gay.’ Queer stories from trainee teachers / David Nixon; Nick Givens (217-237).
Parents and sex educationólooking†beyond ‘the birds and the bees’ / Joy Walker (239-254).
Perceptions of communication and education about sexuality among Muslim immigrant girls in the US / Aida Orgocka (255-271).
Learning to be a woman: feminist theological reflections on sex education in church schools / Lisa Isherwood (273-283).
Pupils’ participation in sex education lessons: understanding variation across classes / Katie Buston; Daniel Wight (285-301).
What really matters in family communication about sexuality? A†qualitative analysis of affect and style among African American mothers and adolescent daughters / Erika I. Pluhar; Peter Kuriloff (303-321).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2004). Volume 4 Number 2, July;
Sex and relationship education and the media: an analysis of national and regional newspaper coverage in England / P. Kingori, K. Wellings, R. French, R. Kane, M. Gerressu, J. Stephenson.
Sex education and human rights--a lawyer’s perspective / Peter Cumper.
It’s important to be nice, but it’s nicer to be important: girls, popularity and sexual competition / Neil Duncan.
Young people’s views of sex education: gender, information and knowledge / Lynda Measor.
Celebrating the achievements of sex and relationship peer educators: the development of an assessment process / Debbie Morgan, Jonathan Robbins, John Tripp.
‘You realise it could happen to you’: the benefits to pupils of young mothers delivering school sex education / Judi Kidger.

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2005). Volume 5 Issue 1.
Polish adolescents and their beliefs and attitudes to HIV/AIDS and sexual relationships / Maria Gaczak; Anna Boro-Kaczmarska; Magdalena Leszczyszyn-Pynka; Zbigniew Szych (1-14).
The control of sexuality in the early British Boy Scouts movement / Sam Pryke (15-28).
Orgasm and lesbian sociality / Agnes Bols (29-48).
Being open with your mouth shut: the meaning of ‘openness’ in family communication about sexuality / Maggie Kirkman; Doreen A. Rosenthal; S. Shirley Feldman (49-66).
Maternal sexuality and breastfeeding / Alison Bartlett (67-77).
Student teachers’ learning about child sexual abuse strategies for primary school: an exploratory study of surface and deep learning / Juliette D. G. Goldman (79-92).
The role of teachers in sex education and the prevention and control of HIV/AIDS in Nigeria / Daniel C. Oshi; Sarah Nakalema (93-104).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2005). Volume 5 Number 2, May.
Frequently but naturally: William Michael Duane, Kenneth Charles Barnes and teachers as innovators in sex(uality) education in English adolescent schooling: c. 1945-1965 / David Limond.
Sex instruction and the construction of homosexuality in New Zealand, 1920-1965 / Chris Brickell.
A needs assessment in South Wales schools for a novel medical student?led sex education programme / Twine, I. J. RobbÈ, S. Forrest, S. Davies.
School sex education: policy and practice in England 1870 to 2000 / Jane Pilcher. School-based sex education policies and indicators of sexual health among young people: a comparison of the Netherlands, France, Australia and the United States / Heather Weaver, Gary Smith, Susan Kippax.
Pedagogical design considerations in sex education on interactive multimedia using CD-Rom: an example of sexual intercourse / Juliette D. G. Goldman, Geraldine Torrisi-Steele

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2005). Volume 5 Number 3, August;
Sex education in Northern Ireland schools: a critical evaluation / Bill Rolston, Dirk Schubotz, Audrey Simpson.
Accrediting success: evaluation of a pilot professional development scheme for teachers of sex and relationship education / Ian Warwick, Peter Aggleton, Kim Rivers.
Desire as interruption: young women and sexuality education in Ontario, Canada / Erin Connell.
‘I have a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore’: a British gay educator’s reconstructed life-history account of school / Mark Vicars.
A study of the implementation of sex education in Hong Kong secondary schools / Fok Shui Che.

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2005). Volume 5 Number 4, November;
Effects and effectiveness in sex and relationships education / Peter Aggleton, Mary Crewe.
Evaluating the need for sex education in developing countries: sexual behaviour, knowledge of preventing sexually transmitted infections/HIV and unplanned pregnancy / Susheela Singh, Akinrinola Bankole, Vanessa Woog.
Sexuality and relationships education: toward a social studies approach.
Deborah Rogow, Nicole Haberland.
Analysing sexual experiences through ‘scenes’: a framework for the evaluation of sexuality education / Vera Paiva.
Meaningful evaluation of sex and relationship education / Susan Kippax, Niamh Stephenson.
‘We didn’t cover that at school’: education against pleasure or education for pleasure? / Roger Ingham.
‘Say everything’: exploring young people’s suggestions for improving sexuality education / Louisa Allen.
Research and evaluation in sexuality education: an allegorical exploration of complexities and possibilities / Ronald W. Morris.

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2006). Volume 6 Number 3.
Guy talk: contesting masculinities in HIV prevention education with Canadian youth / June Larkin; Amy Andrews; Claudia Mitchell (207-221).
An acquaintance rape education program for students transitioning to high school / Karen E. Fay; Frederic J. Medway (223-236).
Learning about domestic violence: young people’s responses to a Healthy Relationships programme / Jo Bell; Nicky Stanley (237-250).
In the eyes of the beholder: student interpretations of sexuality lessons / Liahna E. Gordon; Lyndall Ellingson (251-264).
Scandalous stories and dangerous liaisons: when female pupils and male teachers fall in love / Pat Sikes (265-280).
Random behaviour or rational choice? Family planning, teenage pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections / David Paton (281-308).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2006). Volume 6 Number 1.
Secrets and lies: sex education and gendered memories of childhood’s end in an Australian provincial city, 1930s-1950s / Josephine May (1-15).
Sexuality and human reproduction: a study of scientific knowledge, behaviours and beliefs of Portuguese future elementary school teachers / Lusa Veiga; Filomena Teixeira; Isabel Martins; Antnio Melio-Silvestre (17-29).
Sex and relationship education for 13-16 year olds: evidence from England / Vicki Strange; Simon Forrest; Ann Oakley; Judith Stephenson; the RIPPLE Study Team (31-46).
A comprehensive sex education approach for HIV testing and counselling / Hilde Colpin (47-59).
The ‘right kind of man’: the ambiguities of regendering the key stage one environment / Deborah Jones (61-76)
Schools’ fulfilment of sex and relationship education documentation: three school-based case studies / Karen M. Corteen (77-99).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2006). Volume 6 Number 2, May;
‘When you come to it you feel like a dork asking a guy to put a condom on’: is sex education addressing young people’s understandings of risk? / Gillian Abel, Lisa Fitzgerald.
Short skirts and breast juts: cheerleading, eroticism and schools / Pamela J. Bettis, Natalie Guice Adams.
The salience and utility of school sex education to young men / Katie Buston, Daniel Wight.
Knowledge of secondary school pupils regarding sexual health education / Jo Westwood, Barbara Mullan.
Preventing sexually transmitted infections among adolescents: an assessment of ecological approaches and study methods / Jean A. Shoveller, Joy L. Johnson, DaphnÉ M. Savoy, W. A. Wia Pietersma.
Validity of a scale to measure teachers’ attitudes towards sex education / Maria Helena de Almeida Reis, Duarte GonÁalo Rei Vilar.
You sing like a girl? An exploration of ‘boyness’ through the treble voice / Martin Ashley.

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2006). Volume 6 Number 4, November.
Special Issue: Cultural aspects of sex/sexuality education.
Reframing sex education / Judy Hemingway.
Having a real debate’: using media as a resource in sex education / Sara Bragg.
The sound of silence: talking about sexual orientation and schooling / RenÉe DePalma, Elizabeth Atkinson.
Acknowledging the gap between sex education and the lived experiences of young people: a discussion of Paula Rego’s The Pillowman. (2004). and other cautionary tales / Nicholas Addison.
Sex and the cinema: what American Pie teaches the young / Sharyn Pearce.
Loving with irony: young Bombay viewers discuss clothing, sex and their encounters with media / Shakuntala Banaji.
Condom use: a culture of resistance / Lynda Measor.
Transgender and art in the school curriculum / Rebecca Dittman, Pam Meecham.
Teachers’ and parents’ roles in the sexuality education of primary school children: a comparison of experiences in Leeds, UK and in Sydney, Australia / Joy Walker, Jan Milton.
Sexual learning and the seaside: relocating the ‘dirty weekend’ and teenage girls’ sexuality / Judy Hemingway

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2007). Volume 7 Number 2.
Saving Sex for Later: developing a parent-child communication intervention to delay sexual initiation among young adolescents / Lydia O’Donnell; Rene Wilson-Simmons; Kim Dash; Varzi Jeanbaptiste; Athi Myint-U; Jesse Moss; Ann Stueve (107-125).
Development of a sex education programme for 12-year-old to 14-year-old Turkish adolescents / Figen Cok; Lizbeth Ann Gray (127-141).
Knowledge and attitudes of secondary school teachers regarding sexual health education in England / Jo Westwood; Barbara Mullan (143-159).
Listening to the boys again: an exploration of what boys want to learn in sex education classes and how they want to be taught / Gillian L. S. Hilton (161-174).
Recent developments in HIV/AIDS prevention for Russian adolescents / Blaine Stothard; Olga Romanova; Larissa Ivanova (175-189).
Gender differences in associations between exposure to school HIV education and protective sexual behaviors and sexually transmitted disease/HIV diagnosis among high school students / Anita Raj; Michele R. Decker; Jessica E. Murray; Jay G. Silverman (191-199).
Pedagogic discourse and sex education: myths, science and subversion / Gabrielle Ivinson (201-216).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2007). Volume 7 Number 3.
Exclusion from school: teenage pregnancy and the denial of education / Marie Lall (219-237).
The language of the right: sex education debates in South Australia / Sally Gibson (239-250).
Breaking the taboo: an exploration of female university students’ experiences of attending a feminist-informed sex education course / Julie Askew (251-264).
Attitudes of parents and health promoters in Greece concerning sex education of adolescents / Paraskevi-Sofia Kirana; Evangelia Nakopoulou; Ioanna Akrita; Stamatis Papaharitou (265-276).
An evaluation of health and sexuality education in Turkish elementary school curricula / Fatma Haz?r B?kmaz; Duygu S. Gler (277-292).
Preferences towards sex education and information from an ethnically diverse sample of young people / L. Coleman; A. Testa (293-307).
Advice for sex advisors: a guide for ‘agony aunts’, relationship therapists and sex educators who want to work with the media / Petra M. Boynton (309-326).
The International Platform of Sexuality & Relationship Education / initiated by Yuri Ohlrichs (The Netherlands), Sara Nasserzadeh (UK/Iran) and Maryanne Doherty (Canada) (331-332).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2007). Volume 7 Number 4.
Developing and testing a sex education program for the female clients of health centers in Iran / Khosro Refaie Shirpak; Hassan Eftekhar Ardebili; Kazem Mohammad; Eleanor Maticka-Tyndale; Maryam Chinichian; Ali Ramenzankhani; Akbar Fotouhi (333-349).
Unwilling brides: ‘phallic attack’ as a barrier to gender balance in higher education in Nigeria / Charles E. Nwadigwe (351-369).
Zina and the enigma of sex education for Indonesian Muslim youth / Linda Rae Bennett (371-386).
Sex education, homosexuality, and social contestation in 1970s New Zealand / Chris Brickell (387-406).
Young people’s concerns about sex: unsolicited questions to a teenage radio talkback programme over three years / Melissa Kang; Susan Quine (407-420).
Motivational aspects of community support for school-based comprehensive sexuality education / Norman A. Constantine; Jana Kay Slater; Julie Carroll (421-439).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2007). Volume 7 Number 1.
On (not) representing sex in preschool and kindergarten: a psychoanalytic reflection on orders and hints / Colette A. Granger (1-15).
Sex education in multicultural Norway / Tiffany Bartz (17-33).
Lessons learnt from a secondary school Sex Education Program in Portugal / Ana Paula Sousa; Isabel Soares; Duarte Vilar (35-45).
Risking a relation: sex education and adolescent development / Jen Gilbert (47-61).
The discourses of sexuality in curriculum documents on sexuality education: an Australian case study / Cathleen Farrelly; Maureen O’Brien; Vaughan Prain (63-80).
Sexuality and relationships education in the Greek primary schoolsósee no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil / Margarita Gerouki (81-100).
In defence of the opposite sex: a reply to Goldman and Collier / Michael Hand (101-104).

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2007). Volume 8 Number 1.
Sex in the curriculum: the effect of a multi-modal sexual history-taking module on medical student skills / Stacy Tessler Lindau; Katie G. Goodrich; Sara A. Leitsch; Sandy Cook.
HIV/AIDS information needs of sexually transmitted infection clinic patients: content analysis of questions asked during prevention counseling / Seth C. Kalichman; Demetria Cain; Joanna Knecht; Justin Hill.
Evaluation of a school-based sex education programme delivered to Grade Nine students in Canada / Lisa Smylie; Eleanor Maticka-Tyndale; Dana Boyd.
Frequency of sex after an intervention to decrease sexual risk-taking among African-American adolescent girls: results of a randomized, controlled clinical trial / Robin R. Milhausen; Ralph J. DiClemente; Delia L. Lang; Josh S. Spitalnick; Jessica McDermott Sales; James W. Hardin.
Beliefs of professional and family caregivers about the sexuality of individuals with intellectual disabilities: examining beliefs using a Q-methodology approach / Randel D. Brown; Trace Pirtle.
Sex education in rural schools in the United States: impact of rural educators’ community identities / Lynn Blinn-Pike.
A matter of facts… and more: an exploratory analysis of the content of sexuality education in The Netherlands / Rebecca M. Ferguson; Ine Vanwesenbeeck; Trudie Knijn.
Predicting intentions to perform protective sexual behaviours among Norwegian adolescents / Ingri Myklestad; Jostein Rise.

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2008). Volume 8 Number 3: Place-based sex/sexualities and relationship education.
Taking place seriously: spatial challenges for sex and relationship education / Judy Hemingway.
The doll and pedagogic mediation: teaching children to fear the ‘other’ / Nicholas Addison.
‘Because she was my first girlfriend, I didn’t know any different’: making the case for mainstreaming same-sex sex/relationship education / Catherine Donovan; Marianne Hester.
Young people’s use of friends and family for sex and relationships information and advice / Eryl Powell.
Peer pressure - beyond rhetoric to reality / Claire Maxwell; Elaine Chase.
Speaking the unspeakable in forbidden places: addressing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality in the primary school / Alexandra Allan; Elizabeth Atkinson; Elizabeth Brace; Rene DePalma; Judy Hemingway.
Pushed to the margins - sex and relationships in Greek primary textbooks / Margarita Gerouki.
What does ‘empowerment’ mean in school-based sex and relationships education? / Grace Spencer; Claire Maxwell; Peter Aggleton.
How do national newspapers report on sex and relationship education in England? / Piers Simey; Kaye Wellings.
Reconfiguring the shipping news: maritime’s hidden histories and the politics of gender display / Pam Meecham.

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. (2008). Volume 8 Number 2;
Education on sexually transmitted infections: finding common ground among youth, parents, providers and policy advocates / Joan R. Cates.
Stakeholder perceptions and attitudes towards sexual and reproductive health education in Namibia / Pempelani Mufune.
Effect of sexual education on sexual health in Iran / Farnaz Farnam; Minoo Pakgohar; Mandana Mirmohamadali; Mahmood Mahmoodi.
Parents’ views on sexual debut among pre-teen children in Washington, DC / Leslie R. Walker; Allison Rose; Claudia Squire; Helen P. Koo.
Joint-working as a policy for reducing inequalities in access to information: developing culturally appropriate sex and relationships education for young Bangladeshis in London / Teena Fernandez; Jenifer Chapman; Claudia S. Estcourt.
Sex education and ideals / Doret J. de Ruyter; Ben Spiecker.
‘It was as useful as a chocolate kettle’: sex education in the lives of same-sex-attracted young people in Australia / Lynne Hillier; Anne Mitchell.
Educating about homosexuality: what do American Catholics think? / Brenda J. Kirby; Christina Michaelson.
Young Cypriots on sex education: sources and adequacy of information received on sexuality issues / Stalo Lesta; Jeffrey V. Lazarus; Birgitta Essén.

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Szirom, Tricia. (1988). Teaching Gender? Sex Education and Sexual Stereotypes. Sydney: Allen & Unwin.

Tait, Gordon, and Denise Meredyth. (1996). Speaking their sex: Debates on sex education. Queensland Review, 3(2), pp. 116-134.

Tamboukou, Maria. (2002). Erasing Sexuality from the Blackboard. Australian Feminist Studies, 17(38), July.

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Thorogood, Nick. (2000). Sex Education as Disciplinary Technique: Policy and Practice in England and Wales. Sexualities, Volume 3 Issue 4, November

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Trenchard, L. and Warren, H. (1984). Something to Tell You. London: London Lesbian and Gay Teenage Group.

Trenchard, L. and Warren, H. (year?). Talking About Youth Work. London: London Lesbian and Gay Teenage Group.

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Wight, D., RaabG. M., Henderson M., Abraham C., Buston K., Hart G., Scott S. (2002). Limits of teacher delivered sex education: Interim behavioural outcomes from randomised trial. British Medical Journal, 324: 1430.

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On The Level (FPAHealth - Family Planning NSW, ended in 1997 or so)
Sex Education (Vol. 1, 2000)

(i) Anti-homophobic teaching resources

Note: The further reading above also contains many examples of anti-homophobic teaching and educational strategies.

Association of Women Educators. (1998). Everyone is Special! A Handbook for Teachers on Sexuality Education. Sandgate QLD: Association of Women Educators.

Blumenfield, Warren J. (1992). Conducting Antiheterosexism Workshops: A Sample. In Blumenfield, Warren J. (ed.). Homophobia: How We All Pay the Price. Boston: Beacon Press.

Curran, Peter. (1999). ‘Well At Least They’re Doing Something’: Daring to Explore, Critique and Move Beyond Practices That Support Heteronormativity. Paper to Australian Association for Research in Education Conference. Melbourne, 1 December.

Flood, Michael. (1993). Straightjacket. (Homophobia and Masculinity) XY: Men, Sex, Politics, 3(2), Winter.

Flood, Michael. (1997). Homophobia and Masculinities Among Young Men (Lessons in Becoming a Straight Man). Presentation to teachers, Professional Development Training, O’Connell Education Centre, Canberra, 22 April (copy available from author).

Forrest, Simon et.al. (1997). Talking About Homosexuality in the Secondary School. AIDS Education and Research Trust (AVERT), West Sussex.

GALE. (2000). Challenging Homophobia in Schools. Vancouver, BC: Gay and Lesbian Educators of British Columbia.

Health Promotion Service. (1999). Beyond a Phase: A Practical Guide to Challenging Homophobia in Schools. Avon.

Liggins, Sally, Annenarie Wille, Shaun Hawthorne, and Leigh Rampton. (1994). Affirming Diversity: An Educational Resource on Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Orientations. Auckland: Auckland Education Unit, New Zealand Family Planning Association.

Michels, Deb. Countering Homophobia. On The Level, 1(1).

Miller, Kenton P. (1994). Blockout: Kit on Homophobia. Adelaide: Second Storey Youth Centre.

Miller, Kenton P., and Mahatmi. (2000). Not Round Here: Affirming Diversity, Challenging Homophobia - Rural Service Providers Training Maual. Sydney: Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission

Mole, Sandra. (1995). Colours of the Rainbow: Exploring Issues of Sexuality and Difference. London: Health Promotion Service, Camden & Islington Community Health Services, NHS Trust, St Pancras Hospital.

New South Wales Department of School Education. (1992). Violence Against Homosexual Men and Women: A Module of Six Lessons for Presentation of a Unit of Work on Homophobia. Sydney

Penley, Kenton, and Mahatmi. (1995). Block Out. (Anti-homophobic schools program) National AIDS Bulletin, 9(1), January-February.

Stewart, Chuck. (1999). Sexually Stigmatized Communities: Reducing Heterosexism and Homophobia: An Awareness Training Manual. Sage.

Thoneman, Abigail. (1999). Enabling and Disabling Conditions for Teaching Against Homophobia. Paper to Australian Association for Research in Education Conference. Melbourne, 1 December.

Trudinger, Mark, Cameron Boyd, and Peter Melrose. (1998). Questioning Sexuality: A Workshop in Progress. Dulwich Centre Journal, No. 4.

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