Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 May 2014

400 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199945597

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Adolescent Sexual Behavior in the Digital Age

Considerations for Clinicians, Legal Professionals and Educators

Edited by Fabian Saleh, Albert Grudzinskas, Jr., and Abigail Judge

  • Provides a comprehensive review of the current state of knowledge about "normal" sexual development and behaviors among children and adolescents
  • Explores the effects of novel electronic communication and technologies on sexual development and behavior among adolescents today
  • Includes an up-to-date analysis of current legal responses and discusses the legal and ethical dilemmas raised by the use of new technologies and their impact on children and adolescents
  • Offers guidance to courts, the criminal justice system, parents, teachers, educations, and clinicians to help inform practice while permitting for normal experimentation during these developmental phases
  • Several chapters are co-authored by mental health professional and attorneys/legal scholars to highlight the importance of cross-disciplinary work on these subjects

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