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A Different Kind of Gender Gap: Teenage Attitudes on Pornography Differ Between the Sexes

Although pornography is a broad category that is difficult to specifically define, its social acceptability is defined in part by the viewer's gender.

Ben Reiser and Jamie Wheeler-Roberts

April 12, 2013

In middle school health classes, when the topic turns to sex education, there’s a clear divide between genders as to how they deal with their own questions, Bedford Middle School health teacher Joanne Rogers, said. “I find that boys are more eager to answer or ask questions during large-group...

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