Mary Steichen Calderone (1904-1998): Advocate for Sex Education
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History of Science, Technology, and Medicine | Public Health | Women's History
Mary Steichen Calderone, MD, MPH, was the foremost advocate for sex education in the United States during the pivotal decades of the 1960s and 1970s. The authors wrote this article together, based on research for a forthcoming book on Mary Calderone and other advocates for sex education by E. S. More.
Mary Steichen Calderone, sex education
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More ES, Fee E. Mary Steichen Calderone (1904-1998): Advocate for Sex Education. Am J Public Health. 2015 Nov;105(11):2255. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2015.302822. Epub 2015 Sep 17. PubMed PMID: 26378827.
American journal of public health
More, Ellen S. and Fee, Elizabeth, "Mary Steichen Calderone (1904-1998): Advocate for Sex Education" (2015). University of Massachusetts Medical School. Library Publications and Presentations. Paper 182.