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Step by Step in Sex Education.

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By SWIFT EDITH HALE. , M.D. 207 pages. The Macmillan Co., New York: . 1938.. Price, $2.00.

Ann Intern Med. 1938;12(1):140. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-12-1-140_2
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This book should be very welcome to those of us who are called upon to advise parents as to how they should discuss sex with their children. The author is a Visiting Lecturer at Wayne University and Director of the Family Consultation Service, Detroit. It is obvious from the book that she has had considerable experience in advising about sex education.

The unique feature about the book is that all the material is presented as imaginary dialogues or discussions. The four characters used are a mother, father, son and daughter. The parents started teaching the children from the age of



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