Thornton, Arlandand Donald Camburn. This article considers causal interconnections between adolescent sexuality and the religious affiliation and participation of adolescents. Our empirical analysis is consistent with previous research in showing religious involvement and adolescent sexual attitudes and behavior to be strongly correlated.
EXL20 psu. The current study examined associations between religiosity and sexual behaviors and attitudes during emerging adulthood. Two hundred and five emerging adults completed surveys about five aspects of their religiosity group affiliation, attendance at religious services, attitudes, perceptions of negative sanctions, and adherence to sanctions and their sexual behaviors abstinence, age of onset, lifetime partners, condom use and attitudes conservative attitudes, perceived vulnerability to HIV, and condom-related beliefs.
Abell, J. Cyberporn use in the context of religiosity. Agocha, V.
Skip to search form Skip to main content. Psychology, Medicine Published in Journal of Religion and…. The purpose of this study was to determine whether religiosity, spirituality, and sexual attitudes accounted for differences in sexual behaviors among college students.
Rucibwa, Naphtal Kaberege. Thesis, Loma Linda University. Abstract: In California, pregnancy is one of the most important social problems in adolescence.
Eva S. Lefkowitz, Meghan GillenCindy L. Shearer, Tanya L.
The views of religions and religious believers range widely, from giving sex and sexuality a rather negative connotation to believing that sex is the highest expression of the divine. Some religions distinguish between sexual activities that are practised for biological reproduction sometimes allowed only when in formal marital status and at a certain age and other those practised only for sexual pleasure in evaluating relative morality. Sexual morality has varied greatly over time and between cultures.
Metrics details. Religion plays an important role in youth behaviours, making it a significant factor in the discourse on youth sexuality in sub-Saharan Africa. Several studies have found that religion and religiosity play an important role in the sexual behaviours of young people.