International Handbook on the Demography of Sexuality (International Handbooks of Population)

International Handbook on the Demography of Sexuality (International Handbooks of Population)

Amanda K. Baumle


The International guide at the Demography of Sexuality is the 1st e-book to particularly deal with the learn of sexuality from a demographic point of view. Demographic study has mostly paid little consciousness to sexuality as a complete, or sexual orientation specifically, except in experiences studying the “consequences” of intercourse – sexually transmitted infections or fertility. as a substitute, the content material of this guide explores inhabitants sexuality so one can describe the superiority of sexual behaviors, wishes, and identities, in addition to their connections with different demographic results. the point of interest is on examining sexuality as a demographic subject in its personal correct, instead of exclusively as a variable in reviews of sexually transmitted an infection or different health-related subject matters. during this ebook, either researchers with conventional demographic backgrounds, in addition to people with education in different disciplines, offer an summary of the nation of present examine on inhabitants sexuality. those chapters supply a origin for the improvement of study within the burgeoning box of the demography of sexuality.

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