APA Monitor on Politics of Sex Research

The July/August issue of the American Psychology Association Monitor features a story by reporter Tori Deangelis, "Going to bat for science," which focuses on politically-motivated attacks in recent years on funding for research. Among the scientists whose research was at risk, Kinsey Institute Researcher Dr. Erick Janssen comments on his experience with his own study concerning mood, arousal, and risky sexual behavior.

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In 2003-2004, The Kinsey Institute was also at risk of losing federal funding for a sponsored workshop on psychological methodology. Read about the response of the Institute and Kinsey Institute researchers »




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