The Relationship Between Sexual Content on Mass Media and Social Media: A Longitudinal Study

@article{Vandenbosch2015TheRB,
  title={The Relationship Between Sexual Content on Mass Media and Social Media: A Longitudinal Study},
  author={Laura Vandenbosch and Johanna M. F. van Oosten and Jochen Peter},
  journal={Cyberpsychology, behavior and social networking},
  year={2015},
  volume={18 12},
  pages={
          697-703
        }
}
The goal of this study was to investigate whether exposure to sexual reality television content and Internet pornography (IP) is related to sexual self-presentation on social media. Based on a two-wave panel survey among 1,765 adolescents aged 13-17 years, we found that watching sexual reality television content stimulated adolescents to produce and distribute sexual images of themselves on social media. In turn, sexual self-presentation on social media led adolescents to watch sexual reality… 

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