Willingness of Emerging Adults to Engage in Consensual Non-Monogamy: A Mixed-Methods Analysis

  title={Willingness of Emerging Adults to Engage in Consensual Non-Monogamy: A Mixed-Methods Analysis},
  author={Kayla M. Sizemore and Spencer B. Olmstead},
  journal={Archives of Sexual Behavior},
Over the past decade, research on consensual non-monogamy (CNM) has increased. However, willingness to engage in CNM is an understudied phenomenon within this field. Because qualitative methods are rarely used to study this phenomenon, little is known about why individuals may or may not be willing to engage in CNM. Further, research on CNM has devoted little attention to the period of emerging adulthood. The current study used a mixed-methods approach to examine a sample of emerging adults… Expand
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