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Frances Pine

Preface to the English Edition

Introduction: Puberty and Politics

Part I: Behind and Beyond the School Gates

Chapter 1. Poland Bids Farewell to the Stork: The First Class and the First Handbook
Chapter 2. Masturbation: Not Harmful, but …
Chapter 3. The First Time
Chapter 4. How (Not) to Get Pregnant
Chapter 5. The Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Abstinence, or Maybe Mutual Masturbation?
Chapter 6. Is Pornography a Form of Education?
Chapter 7. Queerness: Is Treatment Possible and Effective?
Chapter 8. 'Don’t Rape!': The Sexual Violence Prevention Campaign That Never Existed

Part II: The View from the Pulpit

Chapter 9. Sinful and Unhealthy: Sex Education the Catholic Way

Part III: Country Matters

Chapter 10. 'Come Get your Acorns, Boys': Sex Education in the Countryside

Conclusion: A Culture of Emancipation, a Culture of Dialogue


To See a Moose

The History of Polish Sex Education

Agnieszka Kościańska
Foreword by Frances Pine
Translated from the Polish by Philip Palmer

354 pages, bibliog., index

ISBN  978-1-80073-060-1 Hb Published (May 2021)

eISBN 978-1-80073-061-8 eBook