Effects of Prolonged Consumption of Pornography on Family Values

@article{Zillmann1988EffectsOP,
  title={Effects of Prolonged Consumption of Pornography on Family Values},
  author={Dolf Zillmann and J. Alison Bryant},
  journal={Journal of Family Issues},
  year={1988},
  volume={9},
  pages={518 - 544}
}
Male and female students and nonstudents were exposed to videotapes featuring common, nonviolent pornography or innocuous content. Exposure was in hourly sessions in six consecutive weeks. In the seventh week, subjects participated in an ostensibly unrelated study on societal institutions and personal gratifications. Marriage, cohabitational relationships, and related issues were judged on an especially created Value-of-Marriage questionnaire. The findings showed a consistent impact of… Expand
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