Open in a separate window. Wanting Sex and Wanting to Wait: These descriptions often involved pairing off when parents and other family were not present. First time I mean, jitters. I guess there was a part of me that was curious.
Findings from this study have several implications in designing intervention models young men.
Adolescent Boys’ Experiences of First Sex
Here James describes using sexual jokes: The first participant was invited by a girl and her cousin for group sex at her home, and the participant, Matt, describes what happened at a party: Early Adolescent Cognitions about Sexual Abstinence. Author information Copyright and License information Disclaimer. Consistent with this literature were our findings of the important mentorship role older brothers and cousins played in providing advice, assistance, and condoms. Journal of Research on Adolescence.
While most described kissing and some described hugging, there was no other foreplay. These factors should be incorporated in harm-reduction interventions for young men in similar contexts. Excerpts were read as a story, and we identified a common narrative structure. It just, just things happen I guess, and so, when someone has sex I guess. Sure enough, when he arrived in town, he called.