Table of Contents

Part One: Approaches to Boys’ Sexual Development

1     The Casanova Complex and Its Inaccuracies

2     Sexual Behavior During Adolescence

3     The Importance of Romantic Relationships

Part Two: Why We Believe in Casanova

4     Evolution, Biology, and Casanova

5     Masculinity, Peers, and Identity

6     How the Media Promotes Casanova

7     Appearance and the Casanova Complex

Part Three: Challenging Casanova

8     Non-Casanova Approaches to Dating and Sexuality

9     Sexual Knowledge and Values

10   Intimacy

11   Challenging the Casanova Culture