Chapter 8. Sexuality, Fertility and Reproductive Health

  1. Hazel Heath and
  2. Isabel White
  1. Philippa Sully and
  2. Barbara Walters

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774342.ch8

The Challenge of Sexuality in Health Care

The Challenge of Sexuality in Health Care

How to Cite

Heath, H. and White, I. (2001) Sexuality, Fertility and Reproductive Health, in The Challenge of Sexuality in Health Care, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774342.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 OCT 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632048045

Online ISBN: 9780470774342

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Keywords:

  • fertility;
  • reproductive health;
  • childbearing;
  • pregnancy;
  • self-image

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Private and Public Domains: Social Expectations of Women and Men and Childbearing

  • Self-Image, Sexuality and Fertility

  • The Experience of Pregnancy, Childbirth and Adoption

  • Emotional Processes, Sexuality and the Finality of Having no Offspring

  • Feminist Perspectives and the Control of Fertility

  • References