Romantic Partners, Friends, Friends with Advantages, and acquaintances that are casual Sexual Partners

Romantic Partners, Friends, Friends with Advantages, and acquaintances that are casual Sexual Partners

Wyndol Furman

Department of Psychology, 2155 S. Race Street, University of Denver, Denver, CO 80208

Laura Shaffer

Department of Psychology, University of Louisville class of Medicine, 401 E. Chestnut Street, Suite 600, Louisville, KY 40202

Abstract

The objective of the study that is present to supply an in depth study of intimate behavior with various kinds of lovers. A sample of 163 young grownups reported on the light nongenital, hefty nongenital, and vaginal sexual intercourse with intimate lovers, buddies, and casual acquaintances. They described their sex with “friends with benefits” as well as with friends generally speaking. Teenagers had been almost certainly to take part in intimate behavior with romantic lovers, but intimate behavior additionally usually occurred with some sort of nonromantic partner. More teenagers involved in certain as a type of intimate behavior with casual acquaintances than with buddies with advantages. The frequencies of intimate behavior, but, had been greater with buddies with advantages than with buddies or casual acquaintances. Interview and questionnaire data revealed that buddies with advantages had been typically buddies, although not always. Nonsexual tasks had been additionally less normal with buddies with advantages than many other buddies. Taken together, the findings illustrate the worthiness of differentiating among different sorts of nonromantic lovers and various degrees of intimate behavior. Meer lezen