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Sexuality and young people: Policies, practices and identities

Thomson, Rachel (2004). Sexuality and young people: Policies, practices and identities. In: Carabine, Jean ed. Sexualities: Personal lives and social policy. Bristol, UK: The Policy Press/ Open University.

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Abstract

About the book: Sexualities: Personal Lives and Social Policy explores the choices that we make about our sexuality and how these can transform our personal lives. It analyses how social policy informs and responds to such choices through an examination of normative assumptions about sexuality and its role in forming, regulating and constituting welfare subjects, discourses, theories, provisions and practices. It is one in an innovative series - Personal Lives and Social Policy - published by The Open University and The Policy Press.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 1-86134-518-6, 978-1-86134-518-9
Academic Unit/Department: Health and Social Care > Health and Social Care
Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 11705
Depositing User: Sandra Riekie
Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2008 09:35
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:12
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/11705
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