Table of Contents
Introduction to Sexuality
This is the introduction to the human biology unit on sexuality.
Friends and Peers
This chapter focuses on how people's peer group can influence them both positively and negatively. It also addresses the important role of friends in one’s life, and how to respond to peer pressure.
Dating and Romantic Feelings
This chapter focuses on dating and different kinds of love/attraction.
Sexual Function and Behavior
This chapter focuses on sexual responses and sexual behavior, such as: sociosexual behaviors, and solitary behaviors.
Adolescent Sexual Behavior
This chapter discusses reasons why people decide to abstain from sex, or to be sexually active. It also discusses how to maintain a healthy sexual relationship.
Sexual Abuse and Coercion
This chapter is about sexual abuse, harassment, and coercion. The chapter also discusses rape and how to prevent it.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
This chapter addresses many different sexual diseases, their symptoms, and how they are contracted. The chapter discusses: gonorrhea, chlamydia, genital herpes and genital warts.
This chapter discusses AIDS, its symptoms, and how it is transmitted.
This chapter discusses moral beliefs and how they factor into a person's decision making. The chapter addresses both absolute and relative moral beliefs, and issues that affect these beliefs.
Sexuality Making Decisions
This chapter discusses decision making; specifically, how to make an informed decision. It also addresses risks involved in different sexual behaviors, and how to protect oneself from these risks.
This is the glossary for the human biology unit on sexuality.
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