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Handbook of the Psychology of Sexuality and Gender

Richards, Christina and Barker, Meg John eds. (2015). Handbook of the Psychology of Sexuality and Gender. Basingstoke: Palgrave.

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Abstract

The Palgrave Handbook of the Psychology of Sexuality and Gender gives a thorough overview of all of the normative - and many of the less common - sexualities, genders and relationship forms including: Asexuality; Bisexuality; BDSM; Gay; Heterosexuality; Kink; Lesbian; Further sexualities; Trans sexualities; Cisgender; Intersex; Further genders; Non-binary gender; Monogamies; and Open Non-Monogamies.

The Handbook also considers psychological areas such as Clinical psychology; Counselling psychology; Qualitative research; Quantitative research; and Sex therapy as they relate to sexuality and gender as well as intersectional areas such as: Ageing; Ethnicity; Class; Disability; Health Psychology; and Religion.

Contributions from leading scholars and practitioners in this area combine cutting edge research with considerations on both clinical practice and academic study of sexuality and gender for psychologists from student to professor; and from any discipline interested in these ubiquitous aspects of humanity.

Item Type: Edited Book
Copyright Holders: 2015 Editorial matter, introduction and selection Christina Richards and Meg John Barker, individual chapters, respective authors
ISBN: 1-137-34590-X, 978-1-137-34590-5
Keywords: gender; sexuality; psychology; sex; social psychology
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Psychology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Item ID: 43890
Depositing User: Meg-John Barker
Date Deposited: 03 Aug 2015 08:15
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 11:48
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/43890
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