Hooking Up

@article{Manning2006HookingU,
  title={Hooking Up},
  author={Wendy D Manning and Peggy C. Giordano and Monica A. Longmore},
  journal={Journal of Adolescent Research},
  year={2006},
  volume={21},
  pages={459 - 483}
}
More than one half of sexually active teens have had sexual partners they are not dating. However, remarkably little is known about the nature of these sexual relationships. Using survey and qualitative data from the Toledo Adolescent Relationships Study the authors contrast the qualities of dating sexual relationships and sexual relationships that occur out-side the dating context. They find that adolescents having sex outside of the dating context are choosing partners who are friends or ex… Expand

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