Growing Up Sexually



South America

IES: Brazil


GUATOS (Brazil)


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Girls would be sold into marriage long before menstruation. An informant would lie about the age of consummation (Rhode, cited by Ploß and Bartels, I:p546; Bloch, 1902, I:p252).





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

Last revised: Sept 2004