The relevance of family cohesiveness as a determinant of premarital sexual behavior in a cross-cultural sample

Journal of Social Psychology Vol/Iss. 78 Published In Pages: 3-9
By Zern, David


This study examines the lineal-collateral value orientation, wherein “emphasis is placed on the individual as an integral part of an extended family type of structure which is primary” (3). Analysis suggests this value orientation is associated with restriction of premarital sexual practices and pregnancy.

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