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Lecture 1

PSYC 437 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Sex Organ, Secondary Sex Characteristic, Pubic Hair


Department
Psychology
Course Code
PSYC 437
Professor
David Schwartz
Lecture
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Child and Adolescent Studies:
Biological Transitions: 
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Common Stereotypes about Puberty:
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Basic changes that occur during puberty
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Basic changes that occur during puberty
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The role of the HPG Axis in Puberty
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