TITLE

Do parents have a right to know their children are sexually active?

PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Jet;06/15/98, Vol. 94 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on whether parents have the right to know if their children are sexually active. Opinions of noted experts, including Faye Wattleton, president of the Center for Gender Equality in New York; What parents often assume; What compels parents to become obsessed with finding out if their children are sexually active.
ACCESSION #
739509

 

Related Articles

  • Auntie bettina.  // Quadrant Magazine;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 42 Issue 7/8, p60 

    Opinion. Focuses on protecting children from sexual contortions on television and in books. Impact of the books and television on children; Reference to books by Enid Blyton and Dean Farrar; Information on an article in the July edition of the `New York Time,' newspaper.

  • Talkin' about sex: What kids have to say about their favorite subject.  // New York Amsterdam News;09/11/97, Vol. 88 Issue 37, p22 

    Reports on a survey conducted by reporters on `Children's Express,' on what children think about sex. Appropriate age for sex; Whether kids should be taught about sex.

  • where did I come from? Asher, Dana // Parents;Jun2001, Vol. 76 Issue 6, p163 

    Suggests ways on how parents may tackle sex-related topics to their children aged five to six years old. How parents should handle the queries of their children; Example of questions frequently asked by children; How to start answering sex-related questions.

  • Establishing a dialogue.  // Current Health 2;Dec95 Supplement, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p3 

    Offers suggestions on how to open the lines of communication when talking with one's parents about sex. Opportunity presented by something read in the newspaper; Importance of privacy; Need to ask for factual information; Sensitivity to parents' choice of words.

  • S-e-x is not a four-letter word. Peel, Bill; Peel, Kathy // Today's Christian Woman;Sep/Oct95, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p102 

    Presents advice on teaching children about sexuality. Thinking of sex as a sin; Teaching by example.

  • Can We Talk? Klass, Perri // Town & Country;Nov2009, Vol. 163 Issue 5354, p114 

    The article presents the author's comments on telling children about sex, particularly by the parents.

  • Safeguarding woes…. Collins, Andy // Community Care;3/29/2007, Issue 1666, p22 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article on legislation and guidance on sexually active children under 13 in Great Britain published in the March 22, 2007 issue.

  • Endangered Girls and Incendiary Objects: Unpacking the Discourse on Sexualization. Egan, R.; Hawkes, Gail // Sexuality & Culture;Dec2008, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p312 

    A correction to the article "Endangered Girls and Incendiary Objects: Unpacking the Discourse on Sexualization," by R. Danielle Egan and Gail L. Hawkes is presented.

  • What You Should Tell Your Child About Sex And Love.  // Ebony;Feb2000, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p62 

    Discusses the proper ways to tell children about sex and love. Information on a study concluding that earlier sexual maturation is occurring in American girls; Remarks from Planned Parenthood spokesperson Chaunda Roseborough; Guidelines for what children should know about sex at certain stages...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics