Unwanted and Wanted Exposure to Online Pornography in a National Sample of Youth Internet Users

  title={Unwanted and Wanted Exposure to Online Pornography in a National Sample of Youth Internet Users},
  author={Janis Wolak and Kimberly J. Mitchell and David Finkelhor},
  pages={247 - 257}
OBJECTIVE. The goal was to assess the extent of unwanted and wanted exposure to online pornography among youth Internet users and associated risk factors. METHODS. A telephone survey of a nationally representative sample of 1500 youth Internet users aged 10 to 17 years was conducted between March and June 2005. RESULTS. Forty-two percent of youth Internet users had been exposed to online pornography in the past year. Of those, 66% reported only unwanted exposure. Multinomial logistic regression… 

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