Evolutionary perspective on indirect victimization in adolescence: the role of attractiveness, dating and sexual behavior.

@article{Leenaars2008EvolutionaryPO,
  title={Evolutionary perspective on indirect victimization in adolescence: the role of attractiveness, dating and sexual behavior.},
  author={Lindsey S. Leenaars and Andrew V. Dane and Zopito A. Marini},
  journal={Aggressive behavior},
  year={2008},
  volume={34 4},
  pages={404-15}
}
We studied indirect victimization from an evolutionary perspective by examining links between this type of victimization and several indicators of attractiveness (past sexual behavior, dating frequency and physical appearance). Two thousand three hundred and nineteen (56% female) students (ages 13-18) from a region of southern Ontario, Canada, completed self-report measures of indirect victimization, physical appearance, dating frequency, recent sexual behavior (number of partners in previous… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 20 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…