Sexual Consequences of Acculturation of American Indian Women

  • Marlene Echohawk
  • Joan Crofut Weibel
Part of the Women in Context: Development and Stresses book series (WICO)


If we look at the study of human sexuality today, we find considerable attention being given to the changes taking place in female sexuality. Interest is focused on future change and the effect it will have on female sexuality. The influence of acculturation on the sexuality of American Indian women is, therefore, considered a fitting and timely topic.


Indian Child Indian Woman Indian People Indian Tribe Identity Crisis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marlene Echohawk
    • 1
  • Joan Crofut Weibel
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral SciencesUniversity of Oklahoma Health Sciences CenterOklahoma CityUSA
  2. 2.The Alcohol Research Center, Neuropsychiatric InstituteUniversity of California at Los AngelesLos AngelesUSA
  3. 3.Anthropology DepartmentUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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