Episode 1: P is for Pleasure
In this episode, Rob and Angel discuss an article from the Journal for Sex Education (Ingham, 2005) about the importance of pleasure-based sex education.
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Links from the show:
- The article: Roger Ingham (2005) ‘We didn’t cover that at school’: education against pleasure or education for pleasure?, Sex Education, 5:4, 375-388, DOI: 10.1080/14681810500278451
- Journal of Sex Education
- Probably Poly STI Episode
- Additional Reading: Closing the (Pleasure) Gap in Sex Ed
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About “Sex from A to Z”:
“Sex from A to Z” is a sex science podcast discussing in plain language the actual studies that inform how sex therapists, sex researchers, sex educators, and medical professionals make decisions about sexual health and wellness. On each episode we take a deep dive into a different piece of peer-reviewed literature, break it down and explore the social, scientific, and personal implications. This is a podcast for anyone interested in understanding the psychological, medical, and other scientific research behind sexual issues that impact all of us.
“Sex from A to Z” is hosted by Angel Russell and Dr. Robert Zeglin, and produced by Steven Russell. Art for the podcast was created by Angel Russell. We will post links to all the articles we discuss and additional resources for exploring each topic. You can watch on YouTube or listen anywhere you find your favorite podcasts. To check out other episodes, updates, show links, and additional content, go to: ProfessorSex.com/podcast.