Exploring the Dynamics of Masturbation and Consensual Same-Sex Activity within a Male Maximum Security Prison

@article{Hensley2001ExploringTD,
  title={Exploring the Dynamics of Masturbation and Consensual Same-Sex Activity within a Male Maximum Security Prison},
  author={C. Hensley and R. Tewksbury and J. Wright},
  journal={The Journal of Men's Studies},
  year={2001},
  volume={10},
  pages={59 - 71}
}
Research on the topic of masturbation and same-sex sexual activities within male prisons has been sparse in sociological and correctional literature. The purpose of the present study was to examine the prevalence, amount, and frequency of masturbation and consensual homosexual activity among male inmates. Surveys were administered to 142 inmates in a male Southern correctional facility. The most salient variable associated with the frequency of male inmate masturbation was education. Educated… Expand
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