RECENT LIBRARY ACQUISITIONS
- Biology: A forgotten history of sex research. Gore, Andrea C. // Nature;9/12/2013, Vol. 501 Issue 7466, p167
A letter to the editor about sex research is presented.
- The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS, sexscience.org). // Kinsey Today;Oct2011, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p6
The article offers information on the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS) themed "Coming Together: Integrating Sexuality Theory, Research, and Practice" to be held in the U.S. from November 3 to 6, 2011.
- New Publications from The Kinsey Institute, Winter 2012-13. // Kinsey Today;Winter2013, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p7
The article lists new publications from the Kinsey Institute for 2012-2013 including "Archives of Sexual Behavior," "Review of General Psychology," and "Journal of Sex Research."
- Sex News. // Men's Fitness;Apr2004, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p28
Presents an update on research studies about sex as of April 2004. Health benefits of viagra to women; Comparison between the frequency of men and women in talking about sex and sex-related topics.
- The Role of Theory in Sex Research (Book). Fausto-Sterling, Anne // Archives of Sexual Behavior;Jun2003, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p287
Reviews the book 'The Role of Theory in Sex Research,' edited by John Bancroft.
- Now for the truth about Americans and sex. Elmer-Dewitt, Philip; Cole, Wendy // Time;10/17/1994, Vol. 144 Issue 16, p62
Examines results of the first comprehensive survey of sex since Alfred Kinsey that smashes some of the most intimate myths. Key findings, including frequency of sex; Adultery; Homosexual activity; Number of partners; Sexual practices; Flaws in previous studies; Research team leader Edward...
- The wild thing. Dent, Jackie // Bulletin with Newsweek;6/11/2002, Vol. 120 Issue 6328, p32
Explores sex. Sexual foundation of society; Necessity of knowledge of sexual behavior for the reduction of the proliferation of sexual diseases; Threat of character assassination to sex researchers.
- William Masters, sex researcher, dies. // Contemporary Sexuality;Mar2001, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p7
The article reports that William Masters, the famed sex researcher, died on February 16, 2001 at a hospital in Tucson, Arizona, of complications from Parkinson's disease. He was 85. Masters and his co-researcher, Virginia E. Johnson, "revolutionized the way sex is studied taught and enjoyed in...
- The social and genetic mating system in flickers linked to partially reversed sex roles. Karen L. Wiebe; Bart Kempenaers // Behavioral Ecology;Mar2009, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p453
The type of social and genetic mating system observed in birds is influenced by the need of both sexes to provide parental care. In woodpeckers, unlike most birds, females are partially emancipated as males provide most of the care including nocturnal incubation. We analyzed the mating system of...