The use and misuse of pleasure in sex education curricula

  title={The use and misuse of pleasure in sex education curricula},
  author={Sharon Lamb and Kara Lustig and Kelly Graling},
  journal={Sex Education},
  pages={305 - 318}
Since Michelle Fine's writing on the missing discourse of desire in sex education, there has been considerable prompting among sexuality educators and feminist scholars to incorporate talk of pleasure into sex education curricula. While the calls for inclusion continue, few have actually examined the curricula for a pleasure discourse or explored how it is contextualised within sex education curricula. In this paper, we analysed curricula used in the USA in the past decade. A qualitative… 

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