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Sexual Abstinence

Known as: celibate, sex abstinence, Abstinence, Sexual 
Prevention of contraception by not engaging in sexual intercourse.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Despite increasing interest in gendered sexuality over the life course, a comprehensive conceptual model, applicable to all… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Objective To assess the effects of sexual abstinence only programmes for HIV prevention among participants in high income… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
any individuals contributed in important ways to this report. First, we thank Rebecca Maynard, former project director and co… 
Review
2007
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
In response to critiques from feminist, existential, and postmodern qualitative researchers, the idea of maintaining objective… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
  • S. Coney
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 72553048
First published in 1991 by Hamish Hamilton Rating: ![Graphic][1] ![][2] ![][3] ![][4] Germaine Greer is fated to be a prophet… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Several studies have suggested a population-wide decline in the quality of semen over the past 50 years, but clear… 
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
  • D. Weir
  • Journal of family history
  • 1984
  • Corpus ID: 27379761
Most explanations of fertility change in preindustrial England empha size changes in age at marriage. This paper shows that, even… 
Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
Born Under Saturn is a classic work of scholarship written with a light and winning touch. Margot and Rudolf Wittkower explore… 
Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
  • I. M. Ingram
  • The Journal of mental science
  • 1961
  • Corpus ID: 27926145
The natural history of obsessional illness has been studied in 89 mental hospital in-patients. Diagnostically 37 were classified…