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ISBN-13 9780205953875ISBN-10 0205953875
ISBN-10 0205909469ISBN-13 9780205909469
Author(s): Spencer A. Rathus; Jeffrey S. Nevid; Lois Fichner-Rathus
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2014 Pages: 672

The perfect balance between science and pedagogy.  

Human Sexuality in a World of Diversity, 9/e examines the rich diversity found in human sexuality. The text helps students develop their own opinions by promoting critical thinking skills, personal sexual health awareness, and responsible decision-making. Firmly rooted in science, the text systematically encourages students to apply the research to their own lives.

MyDeveleopmentLab is an integral part of the Rathus / Nevid / Fichner-Rathus program. Key learning applications include MyVirtualLife, Video Series for Human Sexuality, Assessment, and Personalized Study Plan.

Teaching & Learning Experience 

  • Personalize LearningMyPsychLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program. It helps students prepare for class and instructor gauge individual and class performance.

  • Improve Critical Thinking Critical Thinking boxes are integrated into the margins. Boxes ask students to delve deeper into the material and reconsider their own opinions and ideas.

  • Engage Students  "Real Students Real Questions" feature asks studentsr eal questions from actual college students, as posed to college instructors throughout the county, accompanied by the authors’ responses. "Real Students Real Questions" both answers some of the unasked questions, and helps students feel more comfortable asking their own questions.

  • Explore Research A Closer Look boxes  provide in-depth discussions of scientific techniques and skill-building exercises such as “Breast Self-Examination,” Self-Examination of the Testes,” and “What to Do If You Suspect You Have Contracted an STD.”

  • Support Instructors – – A number of Instructor Resources including PowerPoint Presentations, MyTest Test Bank, and Instructor’s Manual.