Introduction: in search of good sexual-developmental pathways for adolescent girls.

  • Lisa M. Diamond
  • Published 2006 in
    New directions for child and adolescent…
Historically, research has portrayed adolescent sexuality as a source of problems and risks rather than an integral aspect of human development. This is particularly true with regard to research on adolescent girls, traditionally cast as sexual gatekeepers whose primary task is to fend off boys’ sexual overtures and set aside their own sexual desires in… CONTINUE READING