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Individuals who identify as heterosexual but engage in same-sex sexual behavior fascinate both researchers and the media. We analyzed the Online College Social Life Survey dataset of over 24, undergraduate students to examine students Latent class analysis revealed six distinctive " types " of heterosexually identified students whose last hookup was with a same-sex partner. In the era of smartphones and hookup apps, pornography can no longer be confined to the straightforward production of sexual arousal through representational practices, though this objective certainly remains significant.
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Once the grammar of digital sex is grasped in pragmatic terms as a performative element in specifically assembled, multi-dimensional platforms, then all sorts of material objects and technical processes can be understood to enter into the labour of sexual self-formation see Race, What once might have been read as a two-dimensional form of visual representation elevated to the status of detached self-portraiture can now be grasped as a vehicle for self-articulation, an experiment that seeks to participate in the creation of new attachments, and a potential source of practical self transformation.
Breaking up and hooking up: A young woman's experience of ''sexual empowerment''. With the rise of neoliberalism, postfeminism and ''hookup culture,'' young women face both challenges and opportunities when constructing themselves as sexual subjects.
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Mobilizing the Biopolitical Category: Problems, devices and designs in the construction of the gay sexual marketplace. Drawing on a rare interview with the founder of BarebackRT. BBRT is an especially interesting example because it demonstrates how clinical indicators, among other personal and technical specifications, can emerge as criteria for discriminating between prospective partners, populating personal profiles and qualifying the self in the pursuit of sexual encounters.
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Swipe Me Off My Feet: Explicating Relationship Initiation on Tinder. Tinder, a mobile dating application appfacilitates the initiation of new, potentially romantic relationships and promotes itself as a social discovery platform dominating the U.
This exploratory study investigates how people engage in relationship initiation behaviors through Tinder and highlights how interpersonal relationship initiation, selection processes, and strategic pre-interaction behaviors are evolving through contemporary-mediated dating culture.
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This produces chemsex as a fixed, intractable problem, in a dangerous and frightening pedagogy of exemplary negativity, which demonstrates not only that normative morality needs its monsters, but how public morality is determined to make monsters out of sexually-active gay drug users.
Reproducing Patriarchal Gender Roles on Badoo. In recent years, a number of online platforms for meeting new sexual partners have been popularized. The study includes 14 participants aged years identified as female 5 Hookup culture survey male 9who claimed to be heterosexual 10lesbian 1bisexual 1and bi-curious 1. Among heterosexual participants, traditional courtship conventions led their interaction in the platform, since both male and female participants claimed that men were supposed to approach women.
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These opposite expectations led to most participants' dissatisfaction with their Badoo interaction. The Culture of Consent on Campus.
Vanderwoerd discovers that many who agree to no-strings-attached hookups later consider them a form of abuse. The future of drugs: There are complex historical connections between sexual minoritisation and desires to chemically alter bodily experience.
For gay men, drug and alcohol use can be a creative or experimental response to social marginalisation — and not For gay men, drug and alcohol use can be a creative or experimental response to social marginalisation — and not necessarily a problematic one in every instance. Numerous studies have found that infection with HIV and other sexually transmissible infections STIs is more likely among gay and men who have sex with men MSM who use recreational drugs than those who do not, but the causal nature of these relations is uncertain.
Sexualised drug use is associated with a range of other problems, including dependence, mental health issues, accident and overdose. A growing body of Hookup culture survey in the Alcohol and Other Drugs AOD field demonstrates the action of drugs and Hookup culture survey purported effects to Hookup culture survey a product of their relations with various other actors, contexts and practices.
Given these contingencies, it is impossible to predict the future of drugs or their effect on the sexual health of gay and MSM with any degree of certainty.
This article outlines some of the conditions most likely to mediate such futures in the medium term. Public funding for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer drug issues should not remain restricted to of HIV prevention and sexual health. It should be expanded to equip sexual health and AOD service providers with the cultural and sexual literacy to mitigate stigma and allow them to respond constructively to drug problems among sexual and gender minorities as a matter of priority.