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Parents, Teens and the Culture of Sex: The Claims of Parenting

30 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 07 December 2011

Laurie Taylor examines research into the advice offered to parents with Judith Suissa from the Institute of Education and Frank Furedi from Kent University and looks at comparative research in America and Holland into teenage sex in the parental home with sociologist Amy Schalet from the University of Massachusetts.
Producer: Chris Wilson.

  • Amy Schalet

    Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Massachusetts

    Not Under My Roof: Parents Teens and the Culture of Sex
    Publisher: University of Chicago Press
    ISBN-10: 0226736199
    ISBN-13: 978-0226736198

    Find out more about Amy Schalet
  • Dr Judith Suissa

    Senior Lecturer in Philosophy of Education at the Institute of Education

    The Claims of Parenting; Reasons, Responsibility and Society
    Stefan Ramaekers (Author), Judith Suissa (Author)
    Publisher: Springer
    ISBN-10: 9400722508
    ISBN-13: 978-9400722507

    Find out more about Judith Suissa
  • Frank Furedi

    Professor in Sociology at the University of Kent

    Paranoid Parenting: Why Ignoring the Experts May Be Best for Your Child
    Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
    ISBN-10: 184706521X
    ISBN-13: 978-1847065216

    Find out more about Frank Furedi


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