ERIC Number: EJ417838
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Parent-Child Sexual Discussion: Perceived Communicator Style and Subsequent Behavior.
Mueller, Kay E.; Powers, William G.
Adolescence, v25 n98 p469-82 Sum 1990
Investigated relationship between perceived parental sexual communicator style and adolescent sexual behavior and information accuracy. College students (N=234) provided such information across three time frames (junior high school, high school, college). Found significant relationships between perceived parental sexual communicator styles and sexual activity, contraceptive use, and sexual knowledge accuracy. Women reported higher levels of sexual knowledge than did men. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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