In sum, the value of the volume stems not only from its utility as a resource for cross-cultural information about sexuality but also from its role in the cultural history of sexology .
The book is only marginally about sex, and takes a dour view of sexology , survey research, and Western-influenced sex education.
Currently there is less funding but great interest in furthering the study of sexology from a perspective that pays primary attention to the social, cultural, and historical contextualization of sexual behaviors and responses.
In fact, they are taken from recent sex research, so that I don't convey the message that all the advances are occurring outside sexology .
Except she's on her way, not to a sales convention, but a sexology conference in Paris.
If sexology loses its independent status, the public will have even fewer places to turn for sexual enlightenment free from commercial or political bias.
Professionals in the newly minted disciplines of the human psyche - sexology , psychology, and psychiatry - increasingly conceived of personality, gender, and sexuality as products of culture and upbringing.
Moreover, many of the categories used in sexology to describe sexual life have been shown not to be universal but highly localized.
Reform-era sexology appropriated the degenerative/regenerative discourse of the natural selection model as a way to establish a new lexicon that would address sexuality more specifically.
There are, however, a number of good sexuality-specific Web sites that can provide effective starting points for targeted searches in sexology , of which several are spotlighted below.