in Premarital Sex in America
December 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .
Chapter. Subjects: Religious Studies. 21170 words.
This chapter explores the dynamics of young adults’ sexual relationships, offering a clearer picture of how young Americans pick their sexual partners, how long those...
in Love-Letters and Privacy in Modern China
October 2002; p ublished online October 2011 .
Chapter. Subjects: Business and Management. 5944 words.
This chapter examines the love affair between Lu Xun and Xu Guangping, and their sexual relationships with others. The salient issue on which Lu Xun and Xu Guangping were most reticent was...
in The Romantic Lives of Emerging Adults
March 2019; p ublished online February 2019 .
Chapter. Subjects: Developmental Psychology. 7681 words.
Casual sexual relationship and experiences (CSREs) are defined by sexual encounters that take place outside of formal romantic relationships. These relationships are associated with sexual...
in The Oxford Handbook of Adolescent Substance Abuse
P ublished online March 2018 .
Article. Subjects: Clinical Psychology. 19936 words.
Sexual relationship development in adolescence can be affected by substance use. Substance use and risky sexual behavior frequently co-occur, and their co-occurrence is associated with...
November 2009; p ublished online June 2009 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 3784 words.
Objective. To explore the impact of AS on the sexual relationships of a large cohort of patients, across the UK.
Methods. A total of 1000 patients with a...
P ublished online August 2014 .
Article. Subjects: Psychology; Social Psychology. 12142 words.
Casual sexual relationships and experiences (CSREs) such as hookups, one-night stands, friends with benefits relationships, and booty calls have received increasing attention in the past...
Narratives of Suffering and Endurance: Coercive Sexual Relationships, Truth Commissions and Possibilities for Gender Justice in Timor-Leste
in International Journal of Transitional Justice
July 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 12396 words.
This article examines the narratives of 19 East Timorese women who were coerced into sexual relationships with members of the...
in Social Forces
September 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Social Sciences. 0 words.
Research has extensively examined matching on race and other characteristics in cohabitation and marriage, but it has generally disregarded sexual and romantic relationships. Using data...
February 2003; p ublished online February 2003 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Rheumatology. 4044 words.
Objectives. The primary aim of this research was to assess patients' perceptions of the effects of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) on their sexual relationship and sexual activity,...
in The Oxford Handbook of Perinatal Psychology
April 2016; p ublished online August 2014 .
Article. Subjects: Clinical Psychology. 11197 words.
There has been much debate among researchers in couple and family psychology on whether and how much the transition to parenthood affects partners’ conjugal life. This chapter provides a...
in Intimacy Post-Injury
October 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry. 6474 words.
This chapter reviews various suggested interventions for improving sexual experience and managing intimate relationships. Strategies are geared toward increasing the service member’s...
in Journal of Mammalogy
August 1999; p ublished online August 1999 .
Journal Article. 0 words.
Morphometric data were collected on 30 captive killer whales (Orcinus orca, 10 males, 20 females) from 1984 to 1996 at SeaWorld parks to document allometric relationships and sexual...
in Integrative Sexual Health
March 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .
Chapter. Subjects: Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Psychiatry; Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 11398 words.
Aromatherapy and its tools, essential oils, can be useful adjuncts to any other type of treatment for sexual dysfunction and relationship problems. Functional fragrance naturally derived...
in Behavioral Ecology
January 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 8132 words.
The adrenocortical stress response may divert energy away from sexual ornamentation, such that ornaments signal exposure or resistance to physiological stress. Alternatively, steroid...
in Behavioral Ecology
January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 8745 words.
Elaborately ornamented males may provide more paternal services than less ornamented males in some contexts but may alternatively invest in territoriality or mating over paternal effort....
Trajectories of Within-Relationship Relationship Quality, Relationship Satisfaction, and Sexual Satisfaction Among Young African American Women
in Interpersonal Relationships and Health
June 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .
Chapter. Subjects: Social Psychology. 8510 words.
Romantic relationships are salient developmental experiences for most contemporary adolescents. This chapter addresses the within-relationship changes in three cognitive and emotional...