Thailand has undergone rapid modernization with implications for changes in sexual norms. We investigated sexual behavior and attitudes across generations and gender among a probability sample of the general population of Nonthaburi province located near Bangkok in Descriptive statistical analysis was carried out accounting for the effects of multistage sampling. Relationship of age and gender to sexual behavior and attitudes was analyzed by bivariate analysis followed by multivariate logistic regression analysis to adjust for possible confounding.
Teen Attitudes Toward Sex And Changing Views On Relationships
Education is essential for changing male attitudes towards sexual violence | Women | The Guardian
This article is part of our series on The Hookup Culture. Read more articles in the series by following the links at the end of this article. Recently, a bemused year-old shared her story of attending a school-sponsored workshop on sexuality and dating. As part of the talk, the speaker—a woman in her late 30s—did a role-play in which a boy talked a girl into having sex with him by telling her that he loved her. In fact, most long-term dating relationships begin as sexual liaisons, particularly as teens leave high school and enter college or the workforce.
Education is essential for changing male attitudes towards sexual violence
So starts an entry to the Everyday Sexism Project from a schoolgirl who has seen videos of "sex" she doesn't use the word porn on her peers' mobile phones at school. She continues: "It looks so horrible and like it hurts … I feel like its unfair that girls have to have horrible things done to them but boys can just laugh and watch the videos and they don't realise how scary it is … the real life sex that we see is so scary and painful and the woman is crying and getting hurt. The only reason I found out is because he snap-chatted the picture to various other guys from my school, having edited it so that my breasts were circled. One entry comes from a girl who describes being sexually assaulted at school at the age of
Population-wide studies about attitudes towards sex can give us an insight into how our changing attitudes as a society may support efforts for social change. For example, increasing support for gay marriage reflects the way that attitudes towards same-sex sexual activity are changing over time. An article published last month in the Archives of Sexual Behavior looked at changes in sexual attitudes between and using data from the nationally representative General Social Survey of US adults. By separating out the effects of time period, age and generation they were able to show how attitudes have changed - and that the change is mostly due to generational shifts.