Sex education has historically been subject to many forces.
Through the Eyes of the Establishment: Student Sexuality and the Dean of Women’s Office at Purdue University
In the early 1960s, Purdue created an atmosphere that increased female students’ freedom, but only provided piecemeal sex education and counseling.
Race, Class, and Sex Education in Early Twentieth-Century South Africa
The purpose of sex education for most of the century was conservative.
The Obergefell Syllabus: Historicizing Same-Sex Marriage in the United States
These books and articles form an extensive syllabus with which to teach students about Obergefell v. Hodges.
Too Little, Too Late: The Path To Griswold v. Connecticut
It had taken fifty years to defeat the repressive, prudish and sexist ban on birth control.
Classroom Wars and Sexual Politics: An Interview with Natalia Mehlman Petrzela
The schoolhouse has long been a crucible in the construction and contestation of “family values.”
The Sex Institute on Euston Road
One of the most significant threads the “Institute of Sexology” unwinds is the intertwined development of sexology and ways female sexuality was perceived.