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Sex Education: Abstinence or Safe Sex?
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Approach History Abstinence only education Safe sex (comprehensive) education Conclusion & final thoughts
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History of Sex Education Late 1800’s and early 1900’s Sexuality linked with sinfulness Women’s sexuality viewed negatively No pre-marital or extra-marital sex 1910-1950 Recognition of the need for sexual education Sexual hygiene 1950’s Fear and guilt to discourage sexual behavior Women beware of the sexual advances of men
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History Continued 1960-1970’s Controversy Liberalism Parent/Child tension Class issues Restricted issues: masturbation, contraception,  1980’s “Just Say No” Abstinence Only Aids
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History Continued 1990’s Current Issues Abstinence? Contraception?
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Abstinence Only Education Sexual activity is only for married, consenting adults Heritage Foundation Sexual activity at an early age has multiple harmful consequences Despite claims to the contrary, there are 10 scientific evaluations  showing that real abstinence programs can be highly effective in  reducing early sexual activity.
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course EDUC 2305 taught by Professor Dr.davidcampos during the Spring '08 term at University of the Incarnate Word.

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