Growing Up Sexually


BAKAIRÍ (Central Brazil)


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The Bakairí “become sexual early in life” (Picchi, 2000)[1]. Menarche occurs at age 12.







Janssen, D. F., Growing Up Sexually. VolumeI. World Reference Atlas. 0.2 ed. 2004. Berlin: Magnus Hirschfeld Archive for Sexology

Last revised: Sept 2004


[1]Picchi, D. (2000) The Bakairí Indians of Brazil. Prospect Heights, Illinois: Waveland Press