14 Adolescent Sexuality

Individual Bases of Adolescent Development

II. Domains of Individual Development in Adolescence

  1. Lisa M. Diamond1,
  2. Ritch C. Savin-Williams2

Published Online: 30 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470479193.adlpsy001015

Handbook of Adolescent Psychology

Handbook of Adolescent Psychology

How to Cite

Diamond, L. M. and Savin-Williams, R. C. 2009. Adolescent Sexuality. Handbook of Adolescent Psychology. 1:II:14.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Utah, Department of Psychology, Salt Lake City, Utah

  2. 2

    Cornell University, Department of Human Development, Ithaca, New York

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 OCT 2009


  • Risk Factors and Problem Behaviors
  • Sexual Desire
  • Sexual Motives
  • The State of Adolescent Sex
  • The Evaluation of Sexual Experiences
  • Adolescent Sexual Violence
  • Positive Sexual Development


  • sexual behavior;
  • sexual orientation;
  • sexual identity;
  • gender;
  • sexual desire