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The Influence of Internet Pornography on College Students : An Empirical Analysis of Attitudes , Affect and Sexual Behavior by

@inproceedings{Maas2010TheIO,
  title={The Influence of Internet Pornography on College Students : An Empirical Analysis of Attitudes , Affect and Sexual Behavior by},
  author={Megan K. Maas},
  year={2010}
}
Pornography use today is becoming more mainstream and normalized, especially since the advent of high-speed Internet (Freeman-Longo 2000). This study was designed to examine the relation between Internet pornography use, attitudes and affect by taking a survey of college students. MANOVA and correlational procedures were used to test the hypotheses that greater pornography use would result in more negative attitudes toward women, more positive attitudes toward sexual assault, more sexual… 

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