The Center for Media Literacy. In addition, exposure to popular music is vast, with the average adolescent now listening to about 16 hours of music each week. Songs with non-degrading sex, however, were most often Country Open in a separate window.
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Students entered all information directly onto computer terminals in school computer laboratories. GoldDO, c Eleanor B. We first computed the number and percentage of songs in our sample with references to no sexual intercourse, degrading sexual intercourse, and non-degrading sexual intercourse.
Sexual behaviour and early coitarche in a national sample of 17 year old Swedish girls. Considering the daily and weekly estimates of music exposure among U.
Christenson PG, Roberts D. In fact, none of the 36 songs with references to non-degrading sex contained references to weapon carrying, and only two of the 36 songs 5. Initial reports suggest that those exposed to more-degrading sexual references in popular music lyrics have greater odds of initiating sexual experimentation at a younger age, 21 but there is a need for replication of these results using varied methodologies and populations.
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