“Good Girls”

  title={“Good Girls”},
  author={Elizabeth A. Armstrong and Laura T. Hamilton and Elizabeth Marie Armstrong and J. Lotus Seeley},
  journal={Social Psychology Quarterly},
  pages={100 - 122}
Women’s participation in slut shaming is often viewed as internalized oppression: they apply disadvantageous sexual double standards established by men. This perspective grants women little agency and neglects their simultaneous location in other social structures. In this article we synthesize insights from social psychology, gender, and culture to argue that undergraduate women use slut stigma to draw boundaries around status groups linked to social class—while also regulating sexual behavior… 

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