Schools and Sex Education: Does It Work?

September 1989
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;9/1/89, Vol. 262 Issue 9, p1238
Academic Journal
Discusses an abstract of the article, entitled 'Schools and sex education: Does It Work?,' by James W. Stout and colleagues, and published in the journal 'Pediatrics'.


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