ERIC Number: EJ448251
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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The Relationship of Assertiveness to College Students' Safer Sex Behaviors.
Yesmont, Georgia A.
Adolescence, v27 n106 p253-72 Sum 1992
Investigated relationship between assertiveness tendencies and safer sex behaviors in 253 heterosexual college students. Hypothesized that assertiveness would vary positively, and nonassertiveness negatively, with caution about engaging in sexual intimacy, inquiring about potential partner's sexually transmitted disease risk history, and frequency of condom use. Results confirmed hypothesized relationship between assertiveness tendencies and safer sex practices. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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