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The age of consent, Olivia Ferguson and Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editors

Label
The age of consent
Title
The age of consent
Statement of responsibility
Olivia Ferguson and Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Authors present differing opinions on whether the age of sexual consent should be reconsidered, whether teens should be punished legally for "sexting," and whether the legal system should raise the age of sexual consent to coincide with the age for marriage
Member of
Cataloging source
KyBuM
Dewey number
  • 306.70835
  • 306.70835
Index
index present
Intended audience
9-12
Intended audience source
Medialog, Inc
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The age of consent, Olivia Ferguson and Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 86-88) and index
Contents
Raising the age of consent would protect youth / Dan Jarvis - The age of consent should be reconsidered / William Saletan - The appropriate age for sex should be determined by individual maturity / Theodore Dalrymple - Age of consent laws are based on puritanical notions / Melissa Kang - Innocent crushes are sometimes distorted / Judith Levine - Teens should be punished legally for "sexting" / Brent Bozell - "Sexting" teens should be punished by parents, not by the legal system / Larry Magid - Sexually active teens are unfairly labeled as criminals / Niki Delson - Morally driven groups should be tempered in age of consent issues / Maria-Belen Ordonez - Age of consent laws must be reviewed and revised / Laurie Peterson - Underage sex is as bad for boys as for girls / Deborah Orr - The legal system overprotects some teens and overpunishes others / Dahlia Lithwick - Sarah's law expands the rights of parents and children / Anonymous
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
93 p.
Isbn
9780737746709
Lccn
2009040551
Label
The age of consent, Olivia Ferguson and Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 86-88) and index
Contents
Raising the age of consent would protect youth / Dan Jarvis - The age of consent should be reconsidered / William Saletan - The appropriate age for sex should be determined by individual maturity / Theodore Dalrymple - Age of consent laws are based on puritanical notions / Melissa Kang - Innocent crushes are sometimes distorted / Judith Levine - Teens should be punished legally for "sexting" / Brent Bozell - "Sexting" teens should be punished by parents, not by the legal system / Larry Magid - Sexually active teens are unfairly labeled as criminals / Niki Delson - Morally driven groups should be tempered in age of consent issues / Maria-Belen Ordonez - Age of consent laws must be reviewed and revised / Laurie Peterson - Underage sex is as bad for boys as for girls / Deborah Orr - The legal system overprotects some teens and overpunishes others / Dahlia Lithwick - Sarah's law expands the rights of parents and children / Anonymous
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
93 p.
Isbn
9780737746709
Lccn
2009040551

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