Wives’ Experience of Husbands’ Pornography Use and Concomitant Deception as an Attachment Threat in the Adult Pair-Bond Relationship

AUTHOR(S)

Zitzman, Spencer T.; and Butler, Mark H.

PUBLISHED

2009 in Sexual Addiction & Compulsivity, Vol. 16(3), pp. 210-240

KEY FINDINGS
  • This interview study found that pornography use is linked to feelings of infidelity and the erosion of the attachment bond in couple relationships.
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Generation XXX: Pornography Acceptance and Use Among Emerging Adults

AUTHOR(S)

Carroll, Jason S.; Padilla-Walker, Laura M.; Nelson, Larry J.; Olson, Chad D.; McNamara Barry, Carolyn; and Madsen, Stephanie D.

PUBLISHED

2008 in Journal of Adolescent Research, Vol. 23(1), pp. 6-30

KEY FINDINGS
  • The results of this study revealed that roughly two thirds (67% ) of young men and one half (49%) of young women agree that viewing pornography is acceptable.
  • This study also found that nearly 9 out of 10 (87%) young men and nearly one third (31%) of young women reported using pornography.
  • Results also revealed associations between pornography acceptance and use and emerging adults' risky sexual attitudes and behaviors, substance use patterns, and nonmarital cohabitation values.

Sexual Behaviour Among Young Men in Sweden and the Impact of Pornography

AUTHOR(S)

Tydén, Tanja; and Rogala, Christina

PUBLISHED

2004 in International Journal of STD & AIDS, Vol. 15(9), pp. 590-593

KEY FINDINGS
  • Half of the young men in this Sweden study reported that pornography inspired their sexual behavior.
  • Half of the young men in Sweden who used pornography engaged in risky sexual behaviors and one-fourth of them had a sexually transmitted disease.
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