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Dilemmas of Desire

Teenage Girls Talk about Sexuality

by Deborah L. Tolman

  • 387 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adolescents,
  • Family & relationships,
  • Sexual behaviour,
  • Life Stages - Adolescence - Sexuality,
  • Psychology,
  • Developmental - Adolescent,
  • Human Sexuality,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Human Sexuality,
  • Adolescence - Sexuality

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7671407M
    ISBN 100674018567
    ISBN 109780674018563

    Dilemmas of Desire. Support. Adobe DRM ( / – 3 customer ratings) this book offers an intimate and often disturbing, sometimes inspiring, picture of how teenage girls experience, understand, and respond to their sexual feelings, and of how society .   Dilemmas of Desire (Paperback) Teenage Girls Talk about Sexuality. By Deborah L. Tolman. Harvard University Press, , pp. Publication Date: October 1,

    Buy Dilemmas of Desire: Teenage Girls Talk about Sexuality by Deborah L Tolman online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Get this from a library! Dilemmas of desire: teenage girls talk about sexuality. [Deborah L Tolman] -- "Be sexy but not sexual. Don't be a prude but don't be a slut. These are the cultural messages that rain down on teenage girls. In movies and magazines, in music and advice columns, girls are.

    Deborah L. Tolman is a developmental psychologist and the co-founder of SPARK: Sexualization Protest: Action, Resistance, Knowledge. She is the author of Dilemmas of Desire: Teenage Girls Talk about Sexuality, which was awarded the Distinguished Book Award from the Association for Women in . Dilemmas of Desire: Teenage Girls Talk about Deborah L. dge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, Pp. $ (cloth).


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Dilemmas of Desire by Deborah L. Tolman Download PDF EPUB FB2

When researching Dilemmas of Desire, Deborah Tolman expected to uncover a wealth of feelings about sexuality from teenage girls who had never had the opportunity to reveal or interrogate their sexual identity. Instead, she found a number of girls who were so detached from their sexuality that they had silent bodies that deadened any sexual feelings/5.

Thoughtful, vivid, and richly informed, this book begins the critical work of understanding the sexuality of young women in all its personal, social, and emotional significance. What teenage girls make of their awakening sexuality -- distant from and yet susceptible to cultural stereotypes -- emerges for the first time in Dilemmas of Desire.

Dilemmas of Desire is a pathbreaking book, opening new conversations about girls, boys, and what it means to be human. ” —Carol Gilligan, author of In a Different Voice: Psychological Theory and Women’s Development. Dilemmas of desire: teenage girls talk about sexuality User Review - Not Available Dilemmas of Desire book Book Verdict For all the panicky ink devoted to teen sex, until now there has been no academic study on what 4/5(1).

Dilemmas of desire: teenage girls talk about sexuality User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict For all the panicky ink devoted to teen sex, until now there has been no academic study on what /5(3). Dilemmas of Desire is a work on feminist scholarship very much in the tradition of Carol Gilligan’s In a Different Voice.

It does not build a strong empirical case for the author’s claims, but rather sets out a point of view for readers’ consideration and further investigation by researchers. As a vivid evocation of girls negotiating some of the most vexing issues of adolescence, and as a thoughtful, richly informed examination of the dilemmas these girls face, this readable and revealing book begins the critical work of understanding the sexuality of young women in all its personal, social, and emotional significance.

Description of the book "Dilemmas of Desire: Teenage Girls Talk About Sexuality": In movies and magazines, in music and advice columns, girls are portrayed as the object or the victim of someone else's desire - but virtually never as someone with acceptable sexual feelings of her own.

Tolman’s Dilemmas of Desire is a book that reports the findings from “an in-depth study of two ordinary groups of teenage girls, one from an urban public school and one from a suburban public school” (23).

The first three chapters are mainly an introduction to the study : Mcwong. Her groundbreaking book on adolescent girls' sexuality, Dilemmas of Desire: Teenage Girls Talk About Sexuality, published inwas awarded the Distinguished Book Award from the Association for Women in Psychology.

Buy Dilemmas of Desire: Teenage Girls Talk About Sexuality by Tolman, Deborah L (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(7). Dilemmas of Desire is a path-breaking book, opening new conversations about girls, boys, and what it means to be human.

Carol Gilligan It's rare that there's a national debate in which public opinion and social science are so clearly on the same (and losing) : $   “Dilemmas of Desire challenges one of our most fundamental beliefs about adolescent sexual activity--that it causes problems, especially for young women, and ought to be prevented.

In this nuanced and insightful book, based on extended interviews, Deborah Tolman argues that it is the failure to recognize the reality of female sexual desire /5(8). Dilemmas of Desire is a powerful tool in the struggle for sexuality education and improved sexual health for young women (and young men too), published at just the right time/5().

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THE DILEMMA OF DESIRE. A feature length documentary by two-time Peabody Award-winning filmmaker Maria Finitzo, produced in partnership with four-time Oscar-nominated production studio Kartemquin Films, the film follows a conceptual artist, two scientists, and an industrial designer who are using their work to shatter the myths and outright lies women have been taught about their sexual desire.

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Booktopia has Dilemmas of Desire, Teenage Girls Talk about Sexuality by Deborah L. Tolman. Buy a discounted Paperback of Dilemmas of Desire Format: Paperback. When discussing the dilemmas of desire analyzed in my first book Mating in Captivity, the conversation almost always led to a conversation about what happens when desire goes looking elsewhere — no matter where I was in the world.

The prevailing questions that people asked were about infidelity. Dilemmas of Desire: Teenage Girls Talk about Sexuality by Deborah L. Tolman, Tolman Hardcover Book, pages See Other Available Editions Description A unique look into the world of adolescent sexuality, this book offers an intimate and often-disturbing, sometimes-inspiring picture of how teenage girls experience, understand, and respond to their sexual feelings, and of how society Pages: Request PDF | OnDeborah L.

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