Sexual Content in Young Adult Literature : Reading between the Sheets
By: Gillis, Bryan.
Contributor(s): Simpson, Joanna.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Studies in Young Adult Literature: Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015Description: 1 online resource (195 p.).ISBN: 9781442246881.Subject(s): Sex in literature | Sex role in literature | Teenagers -- Sexual behavior | Young adult fiction -- History and criticism | Young adult literature -- History and criticismGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Sexual Content in Young Adult Literature : Reading between the SheetsDDC classification: 809.9335380835 | 809/.9335380835 LOC classification: PN1009.5.S48 G55 2015Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Adolescent Identity Development; 2 A Brief History of Sex Education in American Schools; 3 Sexual Content and the Canon; 4 Sexual Content in the Early Days of Young Adult Fiction: 1950s-1980s; 5 Sex and Romance in Dystopian Young Adult Fiction; 6 Sexual Content in Young Adult Romance; 7 Sexual Content in Realistic Contemporary Young Adult Fiction; 8 The Censorship of Young Adult Fiction; Bibliography; Index; About the Authors
<span><span>This volume examines adolescent sexuality and how it is represented in young adult literature. The authors show how sexual content in such books can contribute to a richer and more fulfilling reading experience for teens.</span></span>
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