Birds Do It, Bees Do It: A Century of Sex (Mis)Education in the USA
An Exhibition in the Bernice Layne Brown Gallery, Doe Library, UC Berkeley
September 8, 2015 – February 28, 2015
A bibliography of resources included in the exhibition plus references to other works not included.
Early Twentieth Century
Corner, George Washington. 1938. Attaining Manhood; a Doctor Talks to Boys about Sex. New York: Harper.
———. 1939. Attaining Womanhood; a Doctor Talks to Girls about Sex. New York: Harper.
De Schweinitz, Karl. 1928. Growing Up; the Story of How We Became Alive, Are Born and Grow Up,. New York: The Macmillan Company.
Ellis, Havelock, and Carl H Pforzheimer. 1936. Studies in the Psychology of Sex. New York: Random House.
Freud, Sigmund, James Strachey, Anna Freud, Carrie Lee Rothgeb, Angela Richards, and Scientific Literature Corporation. 1900. The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud. London: Hogarth Press.
Kellogg, John Harvey. 1905. Ladies’ Guide in Health and Disease: Girlhood, Maidenhood, Wifehood, Motherhood. Battle Creek, Mich.: Modern Medicine Pub. Co.
State of California, and Public Health Service. 1918. Keeping Fit. Washington.
State of California, State Department of Health, and Public Health Service. 1918. On Guard.
Strain, Frances (Bruce). 1936. Being Born,. New York, London: D. Appleton-Century company, incorporated.
United States, and Public Health Service. 1918a. Manpower. Washington, D.C.: Treasury Department, United States Public Health Service.
———. 1918b. When They Come Home. Washington: United States Public Health Service, Treasury Dept.
———. 1919. The Problem of Sex Education in Schools. Washington: Government Printing Office.
———. 1924. The Venereal Disease Handbook for Community Leaders; a Program of Venereal Disease Control. Washington.
World War II through the 1950s
Baker, John Newton. 1942. Sex Education in High Schools,. New York: Emerson books, inc.
Chesser, Eustace, and Zoë Dawe. 1946. The Practice of Sex Education; a Plain Guide for Parents and Teachers,. New York: Roy Publishers.
Duvall, Evelyn Ruth Mills. 1963. Love and the Facts of Life: Replacing Her Facts of Life and Love for Teen-Agers. New York: Association Press.
Faegre, Marion Ellison Lyon. 1943. Understanding Ourselves. University of Minnesota Press.
Gruenberg, Benjamin C. 1946. How Can We Teach about Sex?. New York: Public affairs committee, inc.
Institute for Sex Research, and Alfred C Kinsey. 1953. Sexual Behavior in the Human Female,. Philadelphia: Saunders.
Kelly, Audrey. 1962. A Catholic Parent’s Guide to Sex Education. New York: Hawthorn Books.
Lerrigo, Marion O, Helen F Southard, and Joint Committee on Health Problems in Education. 1955. Learning about Love. Chicago, Ill.: American Medical Association.
Masters, William H, Virginia E Johnson, and New York Academy of Medicine. 1966. Human Sexual Response. Boston: Little, Brown and Company.
Miller, Henry. 1970. Tropic of Cancer. New York: Grove Press : Distributed by Bookthrift.
Podolsky, Edward, and Winfield Scott Pugh. 1947. Sex Today in Wedded Life, Doctor’s Confidential Advice, by Winfield Scott Pugh. New York: Simon Publications.
Poster: “I Thought a Thing like This Could Never Happen to Me ...”
Poster: Stamp out Venereal Disease.
Pulp Fiction Covers on a Tablet Loop.
The Sexual Revolution: 1970s books for children, teens and parents
Blume, Judy. 1970. Are You There God?: It’s Me, Margaret. New York: Dell.
———. 1975. Forever ...: A Novel. Scarsdale, N.Y.: Bradbury Press.
Fischer, Henry L, Marilyn J Krajicek, and Borthick. 1973. Sex Education for the Developmentally Disabled: A Guide for Parents, Teachers, and Professionals. Baltimore: University Park Press.
Mayle, Peter, and Arthur Robins. 1975. Where Did I Come from?: The Facts of Life without Any Nonsense and with Illustrations. Secaucus, N.J.: L. Stuart.
McBride, Will, and Helga Fleischhauer-Hardt. 1975. Show Me!: A Picture Book of Sex for Children and Parents. New York: St. Martin’s Press.
Sendak, Maurice, Maurice Sendak, Diana Blair, and Publishers Harper & Row. 1970. In the Night Kitchen. [New York]: Harper & Row, Publishers.
United States, Health Services Administration, and Bureau of Community Health Services. 1979. A Decision-Making Approach to Sex Education: A Curriculum Guide and Implementation Manual for a Model Program with Adolescents and Parents. Rockville, MD; Washington: U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services Administration, Bureau of Community Health Services ; For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.
———. 1980a. Birth Control Info for Teens: Here’s the Word on Birth Control for Teens. Rockville, Md.: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Health Services Administration, Bureau of Community Health Services.
United States. Health Services Administration. Bureau of Community Health Services. 1980a. Birth Control Info for Teens: Maybe You Need to Take Another Look. DHHS Publication, No. (HSA) 81-5617. Rockville, Md.: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Public Health Service, Health Services Administration, Bureau of Community Health Services.
———. 1980b. Birth Control Info for Teens: You’d Be Amazed at How Many Teens Say “No”. DHHS Publication, No. (HSA) 81-5660. Rockville, Md.: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Health Services Administration, Bureau of Community Health Services.
United States, Health Services Administration, and Bureau of Community Health Services. 1980b. Changes and Choices: Your Children and Sex. [Rockville, Md.]: Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services Administration, Bureau of Community Health Services.
———. 1980c. Changes: Sex and You. [Rockville, Md.]: Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services Administration, Bureau of Community Health Services.
———. 1980d. Choices: You and Sex. [Rockville, Md.]: Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services Administration, Bureau of Community Health Services.
The Sexual Revolution: Manuals and How-To Books
Boston Women’s Health Book Collective. 2000. Nuestros cuerpos, nuestras vidas. Nueva York: Siete Cuentos Editorial.
———. 2011. Our Bodies, Ourselves. New York: Simon & Schuster.
Boston Women’s Health Course Collective. 1971. Our Bodies, Our Selves: A Course by and for Women. Boston, Mass.: New England Free Press : Boston Women’s Health Course Collective.
Comfort, Alex, Charles Raymond, and Christopher F Foss. 1972. The Joy of Sex: A Cordon Bleu Guide to Lovemaking. [New York]: Simon and Schuster.
Curtis, Lindsay R. 1968. Sensible Sex, a Guide for Newlyweds. Salt Lake City: Publishers Press.
Mooney, Thomas O, Theodore M Cole, and Chilgren. 1975. Sexual Options for Paraplegics and Quadriplegics. Boston: Little, Brown.
Reuben, David R. 1969. Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Sex but Were Afraid to Ask. New York: HarperCollins Publishers.
Silverstein, Charles, and Edmund White. 1977. The Joy of Gay Sex: An Intimate Guide for Gay Men to the Pleasures of a Gay Lifestyle. New York: Crown Publishers.
Sisley, Emily L, and Bertha Harris. 1978. The Joy of Lesbian Sex: A Tender and Liberated Guide to the Pleasures and Problems of a Lesbian Lifestyle. New York: Simon and Schuster.
Vātsyāyana, Richard Francis Burton, and F. F Arbuthnot. 2003. The Pop-up Kama Sutra: 6 Paper-Engineered Variations. New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang.
Westheimer, Ruth K. 2014. Sex for Dummies (miniature Edition). Accessed September 4.
Age of AIDS: Children, Teens and Parents
Blank, Joani, and Marcia Quackenbush. 1989. A Kid’s First Book about Sex. Burlingame, Calif.: Yes Press.
Cole, Joanna, and Alan Tiegreen. 1988. Asking about Sex and Growing up: A Question-and-Answer Book for Boys and Girls. New York: Morrow Junior Books.
Gitchel, Sam, and Lorri Foster. 1986. Let’s Talk about ... S-E-X: A Read-and-Discuss Guide for People 9 to 12 and Their Parents. Fresno, Calif.: Planned Parenthood of Central California.
Harris, Robie H, and Michael Emberley. 1994. It’s Perfectly Normal: A Book about Changing Bodies, Growing Up, Sex, and Sexual Health. Cambridge, Mass: Candlewick Press.
Straight Talk: A Magazine for Teens about AIDS.
Age of AIDS: Gay Men
Channing L. Bete Co. 1984. What Gay and Bisexual Men Should Know about AIDS. South Deerfield, MA: Channing L. Bete Co.
GAPA Community HIV Project. 1991. Safe Sex Comes in All Languages: Postcards from the Land of Safer Sex. San Francisco: GAPA Community HIV Project.
SF Dept of Public Health. Pamphlet: AIDS Information for Gay and Bisexual Men.
Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence. 1982. Play Fair!. San Francisco: Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.
Age of AIDS: General Population
Centers for Disease Control (U.S.). 1987. What You Should Know about AIDS: Facts about the Disease, How to Protect Yourself and Your Family, What to Tell Others : An Important Message from the U.S. Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control. [Atlanta, Ga.?]: U.S. Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control.
Koop, C. Everett, United States, Public Health Service, and Office of the Surgeon General. 1986. Surgeon General’s Report on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. [Rockville, Md.?]: U.S. Public Health Service.
McIlvenna, Ted, PreVent Group, and Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality. 1987. The Complete Guide to Safe Sex. Beverly Hills, CA (P.O. Box 6785, Beverly Hills 90212): Published for the PreVenT Group by Specific Press.
Sabogal, Fabio, Regina Otero-Sabogal, American Red Cross, and Hispanic HIV/SIDA Program. 1990. HIV/AIDS Prevention for the Family. Washington, DC: American Red Cross.
United States, Public Health Service, Office of the Surgeon General, and Centers for Disease Control (U.S.). 1988. Understanding AIDS. Rockville, MD: U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control.
What Everyone Should Know about AIDS. 1986. South Deerfield, Mass.: Channing L. Bete Co.
What Young People Should Know about AIDS. 1988. South Deerfield, MA: Channing L. Bete Co.
UC Academic works
Foucault, Michel, Michel Foucault, Michel Foucault, and Michel Foucault. 1978. The History of Sexuality. New York: Pantheon Books.
Joyce, Rosemary A. 2008. Ancient Bodies, Ancient Lives: Sex, Gender, and Archaeology. New York: Thames & Hudson.
Laqueur, Thomas Walter. 1990. Making Sex: Body and Gender from the Greeks to Freud. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.
———. 2003. Solitary Sex: A Cultural History of Masturbation. New York: Zone Books.
Organista, Kurt C., Paula A. Worby, James Quesada, Sonya G. Arreola, Alex H. Kral, and Sahar Khoury. 2012. “Sexual Health of Latino Migrant Day Labourers under Conditions of Structural Vulnerability.” Culture, Health & Sexuality 15 (1): 58–72. doi:10.1080/13691058.2012.740075.
Potts, Malcolm, and R. V Short. 1999. Ever since Adam and Eve: The Evolution of Human Sexuality. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press.
Williams, Linda. 1989. Hard Core: Power, Pleasure, and the “Frenzy of the Visible.” Berkeley: University of California Press.
Carr, Jennifer, and Ben Rumback. 2010. Be Who You Are. Bloomington, IN: AuthorHouse.
Corinna, Heather. 2007. S.E.X.: The All-You-Need-to-Know Progressive Sexuality Guide to Get You through High School and College. New York: Da Capo.
Ewert, Marcus, and Rex Ray. 2008. 10,000 Dresses. New York: Seven Stories Press.
Hartman, Davida. 2014. Sexuality and Relationship Education for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Professional’s Guide to Understanding, Preventing Issues, Supporting Sexuality and Responding to Inappropriate Behaviours.
Lamb, Sharon. 2013. Sex Ed for Caring Schools: Creating an Ethics-Based Curriculum. New York: Teachers College Press.
Miller, Saiya, and Liza Bley. 2013. Not Your Mother’s Meatloaf: A Sex Education Comic Book. Berkeley, CA: Soft Skull Press.
Newman, Lesléa, and Diana Souza. 2000. Heather Has Two Mommies. Los Angeles: Alyson Wonderland.
Newman, Lesléa, and Carol Thompson. 2009a. Daddy, Papa, and Me. Berkeley, CA: Tricycle Press.
———. 2009b. Mommy, Mama, and Me. Berkeley: Tricycle Press.
Parents Speak Up National Campaign (U.S.), United States, and Department of Health and Human Services. 2009. Ready to talk helping parents talk about sex. [Washington, D.C.]: Parents Speak Up National Campaign, Dept. of Health and Human Services.
Price, Joan. 2011. Naked at Our Age Talking out Loud about Senior Sex. Berkeley, Calif.: Seal Press. http://public.eblib.com/EBLPublic/PublicView.do?ptiID=684261.
San Francisco (Calif.), and STD Prevention and Control Services. 2003. The Adventures of Healthy Penis. San Francisco: San Francisco Dept. of Public Health STD Prevention & Control Services.
Schaal, Kristen, and Rich Blomquist. 2010. The Sexy Book of Sexy Sex. San Francisco, Calif.: Chronicle Books.
Sprinkle, Annie. 1998. Annie Sprinkle: Postporn Modernist : My 25 Years as a Multimedia Whore. San Francisco, CA: Cleis Press.
Other works that didn’t make it in the exhibit cases
Please note that this is not meant to be a comprehensive list of sex ed books but rather a representative (and admittedly arbitrary) list of resources on the topic in the UC Berkeley libraries.
Ald, Roy. 1969. Sex off Campus. New York: Grosset & Dunlap.
Alexander, Ruth Bell. 1987. Changing Bodies, Changing Lives: A Book for Teens on Sex and Relationships. New York: Random House.
Allyn, David. 2000. Make Love, Not War: The Sexual Revolution, an Unfettered History. Boston, Mass: Little, Brown.
Alter, Judith S, United States Center for Health Promotion and Education (U.S.), Health Services Administration, Bureau of Community Health Services, and Division of Family Planning. 1983. Teaching Parents to Be the Primary Sexuality Educators of Their Children: Final Report. Atlanta, Ga.: The Center.
American Federation for Sex Hygiene. 1913. Report of the Special Committee on the Matter and Methods of Sex Education, Presented before the Subsection on Sex Hygiene and Demography, Held in Washington, D.C., September Twenty-Third to Twenty-Eighth, Nineteen Hundred and Twelve. Edited by Maurice Alpheus Bigelow, Thomas Minard Balliet, and Albert Morrow. [New York: C.I. Goldmann co.
Baker, John Newton. 1942. Sex Education in High Schools. New York: Emerson Books.
Barbach, Lonnie Garfield. 1975. For Yourself: The Fulfillment of Female Sexuality. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday.
Benell, Florence B. 1967. Behavioral Dynamics of Sex Education. Dubuque, Ia.: W.C. Brown.
Bersamin, Melina M., Samantha Walker, Elizabeth D. Waiters, Deborah A. Fisher, and Joel W. Grube. 2005. “Promising to Wait: Virginity Pledges and Adolescent Sexual Behavior.” Journal of Adolescent Health 36 (5): 428–36. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2004.09.016.
Blank, Joani. 2000. Still Doing It: Women & Men over 60 Write about Their Sexuality. San Francisco: Down There Press.
Blum, Robert William, and University of Minnesota. 2002. Mothers’ Influence on Teen Sex: Connections That Promotepostponing Sexual Intercourse. Minneapolis, Minnesota: University of Minnesota, Center for Adolescent Health and Development.
Brecher, Edward M., Consumers Union of United States, and Consumer Reports (Firm). 1984. Love, Sex, and Aging: A Consumers Union Report. 1st ed. Boston: Little, Brown.
Broderick, Carlfred Bartholomew, Jessie Bernard, and Sex Information and Education Council of the U.S. 1969. The Individual, Sex and Society. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press.
Calderone, Mary Steichen. 1960. Release from Sexual Tensions; toward an Understanding of Their Causes and Effects in Marriage. New York: Random House.
Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (U.S.). 2003. Grandma’s Wisdom = Los Consejos de La Abuelita. Rockville, Md.: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center fro Substance Abuse Prevention.
Children’s Hosptial (Boston, Mass.). 1988. What Teenagers Want to Know about Sex: Questions and Answers. Edited by Robert P. Masland and David Estridge. 1st ed. Boston: Little, Brown.
Cole, William E. 1934. The Teaching of Biology. Appleton Series in Special Methods. New York, London: D. Appleton-Century Company, incorporated.
Constantine, Norman A., Petra Jerman, and Alice X. Huang. 2007. “California Parents’ Preferences and Beliefs Regarding School-Based Sex Education Policy.” Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health 39 (3): 167–75.
Creighton, Louise von Glehn. 1916. Successful and Unsuccessful Marriages. Marriage and Morality, Papers by Various Authors, First series, no. 1. London, New York [etc.]: Longmans, Green and co.
Davis, V. Sue, and William Q. Davis, eds. 1974. Sexuality and the Mentally Retarded. Washington : New York: Office of Economic Opportunity ; copies available at Planned Parenthood of Northern New York.
Dennett, Mary Ware. 1932. The Sex Education of Children: A Book for Parents. London: G. Routledge.
Doyle, Polly, and Planned Parenthood of Contra Costa. 1966. Open the Victorian Door: Ways to Talk about Sex; Proceedings of a Workshop Sponsored by Planned Parenthood of Contra Costa, Held at Diablo Valley College, Feb. 5, 1966. Pleasant Hill, Calif: Planned Parenthood of Contra Costa.
Eberwein, Robert T. 1999. Sex Ed: Film, Video, and the Framework of Desire. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press.
Faegre, Marion Ellison Lyon. 1943. Understanding Ourselves. University of Minnesota Press.
Fields, Jessica. 2008. Risky Lessons: Sex Education and Social Inequality. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press.
Frick, Lisa. 2007. Teen Pregnancy and Parenting. Detroit: Greenhaven Press/Thomson Gale.
Gould, Lois, and Jacqueline Chwast. 1978. X, a Fabulous Child’s Story. New York: Daughters Pub. Co.
Greene, Margaret E., and Population Action International. 2002. In This Generation: Sexual & Reproductive Health Policies for a Youthful World. Washington, DC: Population Action International.
Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry, and Committee on the College Student. 1966. Sex and the College Student; a Developmental Perspective on Sexual Issues on the Campus;. New York: Atheneum.
Gruenberg, Benjamin C. 1932. Parents and Sex Education; for Parents of Young Children. New York: The Viking press.
Gruenberg, Sidonie Matsner. 1948. We the Parents; Our Relationship to Our Children and to the World Today. Rev. ed. New York: Harper.
Gudridge, Beatrice M, and Physical Education, and Recreation American Association for Health. 1969. Sex Education in Schools; a Review of Current Policies and Programs for the Guidance of School Board Members, Administrators, Teachers, and Parents. Washington: Available from National School Public Relations Association.
Halkitis, Perry N, Leo Wilton, and Jack Drescher. 2005. Barebacking: Psychosocial and Public Health Approaches. New York: Haworth Medical Press.
Hayward (Calif.). 1966. Report and Recommendations on the Teaching of Sex Education in the Secondary Schools of the Hayward Unified School District. Hayward, Calif.
Hettlinger, Richard Frederick. 1967. Living with Sex; the Student’s Dilemma. New York: Seabury Press.
Hoag, Ernest Bryant. 1914. Health Work in the Schools. Riverside Textbooks in Education. Boston: Houghton Mifflin company.
Human Rights Foundation (U.S.). 1984. Demystifying Homosexuality: A Teaching Guide about Lesbians and Gay Men. Edited by Jose Gomez. New York, N.Y: Irvington Publishers.
Huneeus, Andrea, Julianna Deardorff, Maureen Lahiff, and Sylvia Guendelman. 2014. “Type of Primary Education Is Associated With Condom Use at Sexual Debut Among Chilean Adolescents:” Sexually Transmitted Diseases 41 (5): 306–11. doi:10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000122.
International Congress on School Hygiene. 1913. Report of the Sex Education Sessions of the Fourth International Congress on School Hygiene and of the Annual meeting of the Federation, at Buffalo, New York, August 27th and 29th, 1913. [Publications Of] the American Federation for Sex Hygiene. New York: American Federation for Sex Hygiene.
Johnson, Warren Russell. 1968. Human Sexual Behavior and Sex Education; Perspectives and Problems. Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger.
Kinsey, Alfred C, Wardell Baxter Pomeroy, and Clyde E Martin. 1948. Sexual behavior in the human male. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Co.
Kirby, Douglas, Richard P. Barth, Nancy Leland, and Joyce V. Fetro. 1991. “Reducing the Risk: Impact of a New Curriculum on Sexual Risk-Taking.” Family Planning Perspectives 23 (6): 253–63. doi:10.2307/2135776.
Kirkendall, Lester Allen. 1950. Sex Education as Human Relations; a Guidebook on Content and Methods for School Authorities and Teachers. New York: Inor Pub. Co.
Lief, Harold I, Arno Karlen, and National Conference for the Study of Sex Education in Medicine, eds. 1976. Sex Education in Medicine. New York: SP Books division of Spectrum Publications : Distributed by Halsted Press.
Lowry, E. B. 1914. Teaching Sex Hygiene in the Public Schools. Chicago: Forbes and Co.
Luker, Kristin. 2006. When Sex Goes to School: Warring Views on Sex--and Sex Education--since the Sixties. New York: W. W. Norton & Co.
Meneses, Lisa M., Joan K. Orrell-Valente, Sylvia R. Guendelman, Doug Oman, and Charles E. Irwin Jr. 2006. “Racial/ethnic Differences in Mother-Daughter Communication About Sex.” Journal of Adolescent Health 39 (1): 128–31. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2005.08.005.
Metalious, Grace, and Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress). 1956. Peyton Place. New York: Messner.
Middleton, Sue. 1998. Disciplining Sexuality: Foucault, Life Histories, and Education. Athens Series. New York: Teachers College, Columbia University.
Morley, Margaret Warner. 1913. The Spark of Life; the Story of How Living Things Come into the World, as Told for Girls and Boys. New York; Chicago [etc: Fleming H. Revell company.
Paget, Elma K. 1916. In Praise of Virginity. Marriage and Morality, Papers by Various Authors. First Series, no. 4. London, New York [etc.]: Longmans, Green and co.
“Rites of Love and Math.” 2014. Accessed July 1. http://ritesofloveandmath.com/.
Sanger, Margaret. 1914. What Every Mother Should Know; Or, How Six Little Childrenwere Taught the Truth. 2d ed. New York: Rabelais press.
Schwier, Karin Melberg, and David Hingsburger. 2000. Sexuality: Your Sons and Daughters with Intellectual Disabilities. Baltimore, MD: Paul H. Brookes Pub.
Sex Information and Education Council of the U.S. 1965. “SIECUS Newsletter.” SIECUS Newsletter.
———. 1970. Sexuality and Man. New York: Scribner.
SIECUS Conference on Religion and Sexuality, Calderone, Mary Steichen, and Sex Information and Education Council of the U.S, eds. 1974. Sexuality and Human Values: The Personal Dimension of Sexual Experience. New York: Association Press.
Stopes, Marie Carmichael. 1931. Married Love, a New Contribution to the Solution of Sex Difficulties. Original unexpurgated ed. New York: Eugenics publishing co.
Strain, Frances Bruce. 1934. New Patterns in Sex Teaching; the Normal Sex Interests of Children and Their Guidance from Infancy to Adolescence. New York, London: D. Appleton-Century company, incorporated.
Swift, Edith Hale. 1938. Step by Step in Sex Education. New York: The Macmillan Company.
Thurber, James, and E. B White. 1929. Is Sex Necessary? Or, Why You Feel the Way You Do. New York; London: Harper & Bros.
Today’s woman. 1948. What Today’s Woman Should Know about Marriage. New York: Farrar, Straus.
Turner, Christopher. 2011. Adventures in the Orgasmatron: How the Sexual Revolution Came to America. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
United States. 1976. Project Teen Concern: An Implementation Manual for an Educational Program to Prevent Premature Parenthood and Venereal Disease. DHEW Publication, no. (HSA) 77-5600. Rockville, Md: U. S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services Administration, Bureau of Community Health Services.
———. Venereal Disease Bulletin.
United States, and United States. 1922. High Schools and Sex Education. A Manual of Suggestions on Education Related to Sex. Edited by Benjamin C. Gruenberg. Washington: Govt. Print. Off.
Velde, Theodoor H. van de. 1957. Ideal Marriage: Its Physiology and Technique. New York: Random House.
Waxman, Stephanie. 1979. Growing Up, Feeling Good: A Child’s Introduction to Sexuality. Los Angeles: Panjandrum Books.
Westheimer, Ruth K, and Jonathan Mark. 1995. Heavenly Sex: Sex in the Jewish Tradition. New York: New York University Press.
White House Conference on Child Health and Protection. 1932. Social Hygiene in Schools; Report of the Subcommittee on Social Hygiene in Schools, William F. Snow, M.D., chairman,White House Conference on Child Health and Protection. Edited by William Freeman Snow and Thomas Denison Wood. New York, London: The Century co.
Wilde, Maud. 1924. The Story of Life. Los Angeles, Calif.
Williams, Linda. 2014. “Pornography, Porno, Porn: Thoughts on a Weedy Field.” Porn Studies 1 (1-2): 24–40. doi:10.1080/23268743.2013.863662.