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Human Sexuality in a World of Diversity (paper) Plus NEW MyPsychLab with eText -- Access Card Package, 9th Edition

By Spencer A. Rathus, Jeffrey S. Nevid, Lois Fichner-Rathus

Published by Pearson

Published Date: May 30, 2013

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Engaging students and cultivating understanding in a world of diversity.


Human Sexuality in a World of Diversity, 9/e examines the rich diversity found in human sexuality. More significantly, the text places an emphasis on cultivating understanding in a world of increasing diversity through personal engagement. Students are encouraged to reflect upon their own beliefs and experiences throughout the text in order to foster a more personal and impactful learning experience. The text also helps students develop their own opinions by promoting critical thinking skills, personal sexual health awareness, and responsible decision-making.


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


Teaching & Learning Experience

  •  Personalize LearningMyDevelopmentLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program. It helps students prepare for class and instructor gauge individual and class performance.
  • Improve Critical ThinkingCritical 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 The newly updated "Real Students Real Questions" feature increases students’ critical thinking skills by incorporating real questions from actual college students, as posed to instructors.
  • Explore Research Throughout the text,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.”
  • Understand Sexuality Through new and updated features like “My Life, My Sexuality,” and “A World of Diversity” the authors strengthen comprehension of the material while fostering greater reflection and understanding. 
  • Support Instructors — The 9th edition is accompanied by a rich instructor support package, including new video embedded PowerPoints, a heavily updated Instructor’s Manual and Test Bank that are organized according to in-text Learning Objectives for ease of use, and MyDevelopmentLab with the new Human Sexuality Video Series. 

0205989438 / 9780205989430 Human Sexuality in a World of Diversity (paper) Plus NEW MyPsychLab with eText -- Access Card Package


Package consists of:   

0205206514 / 9780205206513 NEW MyPsychLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card

0205955339 / 9780205955336 Human Sexuality in a World of Diversity (paper)


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ISBN-10: 0-205-98943-8

ISBN-13: 978-0-205-98943-0

Format: Alternate Binding

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