Hooking up and identity development of female college students

Leslie Kooyman, Gloria Pierce, Amy Zavadil

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Hooking up generally involves casual sex with noncommittal partners. Hooking up is prevalent on college campuses today andean negatively affect the identity development of female students. The authors examined this phenomenon with a feminist developmental perspective, evaluating hooking up in the context of sexual risk taking with physical and psychosocial consequences.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4-13
Number of pages10
JournalAdultspan Journal
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2011


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