This classic and invaluable reference handbook, written for sex researchers and their students, has now been completely revised in a new, fourth edition. It remains the only easy and efficient way for researchers to learn about, evaluate, and compare instruments that have previously been used in sex research.
Preface to the 4th Edition; 1. Abuse and Pedophilia; 2. Adolescents; 3. Affect and Emotions; 4. Arousal and Arousability; 5. Attitudes, Beliefs, and Cognitions; 6. Body Image and Sexualization; 7. Clinical Self-Efficacy;8. Coercion and Consent;9. Communication; 10. Compulsivity, Hypersexuality, and Addiction;11. Condoms;12. Desire and Interest;13. Families and Sexuality;14. Gender (Clinical);15. Gender Identity;16. Gender Roles, Norms, and Expressions;17. HIV/STI Attitudes and Behaviors;18. Identity and Orientation; 19. Love and Relationships; 20. Motivations; 21. Pleasure, Satisfaction, and Orgasm; 22. Sadism and Masochism; 23. Self-Concept and Self-Esteem; 24. Sexual Comfort and Erotophobia/Erotophobia; 25. Sexual Function, Dysfunction, and Difficulties; 26. Sexual Prejudice; 27. Sexual Scripts and the Sexual Double Standard; 28. Sexually Explicit Material and Online Sexual Activity; 29. Sociosexuality and Sexual Sensation Seeking