Family communication and the sexual behavior and attitudes of college students.

@article{Fisher1987FamilyCA,
  title={Family communication and the sexual behavior and attitudes of college students.},
  author={Tamara Fisher},
  journal={Journal of youth and adolescence},
  year={1987},
  volume={16 5},
  pages={481-95}
}
95 college students and both of their parents completed questionnaires that measured sexual attitudes, sexual behavior, general family communication, and parent-child communication about sex. Generally, parents and children from high sexual communication families and sexual attitudes that were significantly correlated whereas those from low sexual communication families did not, although this relationship was not apparent for fathers and daughters. The quality of family communication seemed… CONTINUE READING