Dating violence and college campuses


10-Dec-2017 00:19

Women's status was more closely tied to how others perceived them.

Compared with the possibilities offered by modern communications technology and the relative freedom of young adults, today's dating scene is vastly different.Hooking up is unique for when and why the sexual encounter occurs: instead of building a relationship before initiating sexual acts (from kissing to intercourse), hooking up allows the participants to become intimate without the expectation of commitment.Glenn and Marquardt's research shows the prominence of hooking up on modern-day college campuses; they found that approximately 40% of college women have participated in a hookup, with as many as 25% of that number having participated in this practice a minimum of six times.This form of courtship consisted of highly rigid rituals, including parlor visits and limited excursions.



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