Measurements of adolescent sexual behavior in the standard sample of societies
Ethnology • Vol/Iss. 23 • Published In • Pages: 315-329 •
By Barry III, Herbert, Schlegel, Alice
Sexual behavior in childhood will be positively associated with sexual behavior in adolescence in societies where there is little differentiation from childhood to adolescence (316).
Results show a higher degree of continuity from childhood to adolescence for girls than for boys.
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Differentiation From Childhood||Independent||Socialization, Transmission Of Cultural Norms, Status Of Adolescents|
|Sexual Expression||Dependent||Sexual Intercourse, Sex Training, Status Of Adolescents|
|Sexual Restraint||Dependent||General Sex Restrictions, Sex Training, Sexual Intercourse, Status Of Adolescents|