Elisabeth O. Burgess

Elisabeth O. Burgess is the director of the Gerontology Institute and an associate professor of gerontology and sociology at Georgia State University. Her research interests focus on changes in intimate relations over the life course, including involuntary celibacy, sexuality and aging, and intergenerational relationships. In addition, Dr. Burgess writes on theories of aging and attitudes toward older adults.

Books by Elisabeth O. Burgess

  1. Book CoverSex Matters: The Sexuality and Society Reader

    Fourth Edition

    The best-selling sexualities reader in the social sciences.More

  2. Book CoverSex Matters: The Sexuality and Society Reader

    Fifth Edition

    A sex-positive reader that presents sex as a social issueMore