The International Encyclopedia of Sexuality, Volumes 1-3 (1997)
Robert T. Francoeur, Ph.D., Editor
The Continuum Publishing Company, New York
3 volumes, 1737 pp. 6 1/2" x 9 1/4", Hardbound, $300, ISBN: 0-8264-0841-9
Volume 1: Argentina to Greece, ISBN: 0-8264-0838-9
Volume 2: India to South Africa, ISBN: 0-8264-0839-7
Volume 3: Spain to the United States, ISBN: 0-8264-0840-0
EDITOR’S FOREWORD - 9
Robert T. Francoeur, Ph.D., A.C.S.
USING THIS ENCYCLOPEDIA - 15
PREFACE - 17
Timothy Perper, Ph.D.
AN INTRODUCTION TO THE MANY MEANINGS OF
SEXOLOGICAL KNOWLEDGE - 21
Ira L. Reiss, Ph.D.
ARGENTINA - 31
Sophia Kamenetzky, M.D.
AUSTRALIA - 87
Rosemary Coates, Ph.D.
BAHRAIN - 116
Julanne McCarthy, M.A., M.S.N.
BRAZIL - 187
Sérgio Luiz Gonçalves de Freitas, M.D., with
Elí Fernandes de Oliveira, and Lourenço Stélio Rega, M.Th.
CANADA - 221
Michael Barrett, Ph.D., Alan King, Ed.D., Joseph Levy, Ph.D.,
Eleanor Maticka-Tyndale, Ph.D., and Alexander McKay, Ph.D.
CHINA - 344
Fang-fu Ruan, M.D., Ph.D., and M. P. Lau, M.D.
THE CZECH REPUBLIC AND SLOVAKIA - 400
Jaroslav Zverina, M.D.
FINLAND - 419
Osmo Kontula, D.Soc.Sci., Ph.D., and Elina Haavio-Mannila, Ph.D.
GERMANY - 492
Rudiger Lautman, Ph.D., and Kurt Starke, Ph.D.
GHANA - 519
Augustine Ankomah, Ph.D.
GREECE - 547
Dimosthenis Agrafiotis, Ph.D., and Panagiota Mandi. Ph.D.
INDIA - 577
Jayaji Krishna Nath, M.D., and Vishwarath R. Nayar
INDONESIA - 607
Wimpie Pangkahila, M.D., and J. Alex Pangkahila, M.D.
IRAN - 620
Paula E. Drew, Ph.D.
IRELAND - 649
Thomas Phelim Kelly, M.B.
ISRAEL - 673
Ronny A. Shtarkshall, Ph.D., and Minah Zemach, Ph.D.
JAPAN - 763
Yoshiro Hatano, Ph.D., and Tsuguo Shimazaki
KENYA - 843
Norbert Brockman, Ph.D.
MEXICO - 869
Eusebio Rubio, Ph.D.
THE NETHERLANDS - 895
Jelto J. Drenth, Ph.D., and A. Koos Slob, Ph.D.
POLAND - 962
Anna Sierzpowska-Ketner, M.D., Ph.D.
FRENCH POLYNESIA - 983
Anne Bolin, Ph.D.
PUERTO RICO - 1024
Luis Montesinos, Ph.D., and Juan Preciado, Ph.D.
RUSSIA - 1045
Igor S. Kon, Ph.D.
SOUTH AFRICA - 1080
Lionel John Nicholas, Ph.D., Priscilla Sandra Daniels, M.S.,
and Mervy Bernard Hurwitz, M.D.
SPAIN - 1143
Jose Antonio Nieto, Ph.D., with Jose Antonio Carrobles, Ph.D.,
Manuel Delgado Ruiz, Ph.D., Felix Lopez Sanchez, Ph.D.,
Virginia Maquieira D’Angelo, Ph.L.D., Josep-Vicent Marques, Ph.D.,
Bernardo Moreno Jimenez, Ph.D., Raquel Osborne Verdugo, Ph.D.,
Carmela Sanz Rueda, Ph.D., and Carmelo Vazquez Valverde, Ph.D.
SWEDEN - 1170
Jan E. Trost, Ph.D., with Mai-Briht Bergstrom-Walan, Ph.D.
THAILAND - 1192
Kittiwut Jod Taywaditep, M.D., M.A., Eli Coleman, Ph.D., and
Pacharin Dumronggittigule, M.Sc.
UKRAINE - 1266
Tamara Govorun, Ph.D., and Borys M. Vornyk, Ph.D.
THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN
AND NORTHERN IRELAND - 1309
Kevan R. Wylie, M.B., M.Med.Sc., M.R.C.Psych., with
Anthony Bains, B.A., Tina Ball, Ph.D., Patricia Barnes, M.A.,
Rohan Collier, Ph.D., Jane Craig, M.B.,
Linda Delaney, M.Jur., Julia Field, B.A.,
Danya Glaser, D.Ch., F.R.C.Psych, Peter Greenhouse, M.A.,
Mary Griffin, M.B., M.Sc., Margot Huish, B.A.,
Anne M. Johnson, M.A., M.Sc., M.D., MRCGP, FFPAM,
George Kinghorn, M.D., Helen Mott, B.A.,
Paula Nicolson, Ph.D., Jane Read, B.A.,
Fran Reader, FRCOG, MFFP, BASMT (Accred.),
Gwyneth Sampson, D.P.M., M.R.C.Psych., Peter Selman, Ph.D.,
José von Bülher, R.M.N., Dip.H.S., Jane Wadsworth, B.Sc., M.Sc.,
Kaye Wellings, M.A., M.Sc., and Stephen Whittle, Ph.D.
THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - 1375
David L. Weis, Ph.D., and Patricia Barthalow Koch, Ph.D.,
editors and contributors, with other contributions by
Diane Baker, M.A.; Ph.D. (cand.); Sandy Bargainnier, Ed.D.;
Sarah C. Conklin, Ph.D.; Martha Cornog, M.A., M.S.;
Richard Cross, M.D.; Marilyn Fithian, Ph.D.;
Jeannie Forrest, M.A.; Andrew D. Forsythe, M.S.;
Robert T. Francoeur, Ph.D., A.C.S.; Barbara Garris, M.A.;
Patricia Goodson, Ph.D.; William E. Hartmann, Ph.D.;
Robert O. Hawkins, Jr., Ph.D.; Linda L. Hendrixson, Ph.D.;
Barrie J. Highby, M.A.; Ariadne Kane, M.Ed.;
Sharon King, M.S.Ed.; Robert Morgan Lawrence, D.C.;
Brenda Love; Charlene L. Muehlenhard, Ph.D.;
Raymond J. Noonan, Ph.D. (cand.); Miguel A. Pérez, Ph.D.;
Timothy Perper, Ph.D.; Helda L. Pinzón, Ph.D.;
Carol Queen, Ph.D. (cand.); Herbert P. Samuels, Ph.D.;
Julian Slowinski, Psy.D.; William Stackhouse, Ph.D.;
William R. Stayton, Th.D.; and Mitchell S. Tepper, M.P.H.
CONTRIBUTORS - 1683
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS - 1707
GEOGRAPHIC LOCATIONS OF THE
COUNTRIES IN THIS ENCYCLOPEDIA - 1709
DIRECTORY OF SEXUALITY ORGANIZATIONS - 1714
A COMPARISON-FACILITATING INDEX - 1725
To read volumes 1 through 3 of the International Encyclopedia of Sexuality, visit The Magnus Hirschfeld Archive for Sexology at Humboldt University in Berlin, Erwin J. Haeberle’s international archive of sexual research (formerly the Archive for Sexology at the Robert Koch-Institute in Berlin). Go to the drop-down menu, “Sexual Behavior Around the World,” then select “International Encyclopedia of Sexuality” and click “Go!”
Volume 4 of the International Encyclopedia of Sexuality (IES4), including 17 new countries and places, Robert T. Francoeur, Ph.D., Editor, and Raymond J. Noonan, Ph.D., Associate Editor, published in May 2001 by Continuum International Publishing Group: Includes my chapter on “Outer Space,” which highlights cross-cultural sexuality issues that will have an impact on the human future in space, based partly on my dissertation. For the table of contents or more information, see the IES4 Web site: http://www.SexQuest.com/IES4/, including supplemental chapters available only on the Web. Order from amazon.com!
“The Impact of AIDS on Our Perception of Sexuality” and “Sex Surrogates: The Continuing Controversy,” in Robert T. Francoeur’s Sexuality in America: Understanding Our Sexual Values and Behavior, published in August 1998 by Continuum Publishing Co. This new book contains an updated version of the chapter on the United States contained in the International Encyclopedia of Sexuality, Vol. 3 (in the set below). Now available in paperback at amazon.com!
Two articles in Robert T. Francoeur’s International Encyclopedia of Sexuality, published in August 1997 by Continuum Publishing Co.: “The Impact of AIDS on Our Perception of Sexuality” and “Sex Surrogates: The Continuing Controversy” in the United States chapter in volume 3, and additional comments (with Sandra Almeida) in the chapter on Brazil in volume 1. Encourage your library to purchase this three-volume, 1737-page set—the most comprehensive cross-cultural survey of sexuality in 33 countries ever published. Order from amazon.com.
“The Psychology of Sex: A Mirror from the Internet,” in Jayne Gackenbach’s Psychology and the Internet: Intrapersonal, Interpersonal and Transpersonal Implications, published by Academic Press in October 1998. Visit the publisher to see the table of contents and more information, then come back here and order it from amazon.com.
The third edition of the book, Does Anyone Still Remember When Sex Was Fun? Positive Sexuality in the Age of AIDS, 3rd edition, edited by Peter B. Anderson, Diane de Mauro, & Raymond J. Noonan, published by Kendall/Hunt in September 1996. Click here for more information about the book.
The latest on positive sexuality from the first book to address the issue: For anyone concerned about the increasingly negative ways in which sex is being portrayed in public life—and who wants to do something positive about it.
Now out of print, but available soon in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format! However, used copies might be available at amazon.com.
R. J. Noonan. (1998). A Philosophical Inquiry into the Role of Sexology in
Space Life Sciences Research and Human Factors
Considerations for Extended Spaceflight.
For information, see Dr. Ray Noonan’s Dissertation Information Pages:
[Abstract] [Table of Contents] [Preface] [AsMA 2000 Presentation Abstract]