Young adult porn

The rapid proliferation of pornography is one of the digital age’s legacies; some 40 million people in the United States visit porn websites regularly, many of them emerging or young adults.

Popular media have capitalized on cautionary tales about porn addiction and stories of boyfriends objectifying their girlfriends and wanting them to behave like porn stars.

Because our team is still working on the detailed analysis of the data, you’ll have to wait a few months for the final report.

If you’re a member of the media, please contact us for detailed findings or for an interview with me or Roxanne Stone.

(You can pre-order a discounted copy here.) This study is sure to stir up a conversation about porn in our society and within the Christian community – and we hope it leads to healthy, meaningful change.

Because a lot of what we have been doing to help address porn in a digital culture doesn’t seem to be working very well.

Until then, as a Christian community, what can we do to take action on research like this?

Among the observers, lower commitment was observed among porn users. - A Short Word About Porn: Good Perhaps you could write a more balanced article referring to those, or perhaps you should restrain yourself to areas where you have more expertise.

The third study only tested participants who had consumed porn. Thank you for the references, Rich, However, please note that the blog I wrote addressed a very narrow question about porn and commitment, and even more specifically among young and emerging adults.

The last two studies focused on the effect of greater attentiveness to alternatives on potential infidelity and infidelity itself. & Your Brain on Porn - It's NOT Addictive Marty Klein, Ph D - Life Is More Complicated Than That J. It did not address the social or individual benefits of pornography.

And yes, people who watched porn were more likely to engage in flirting (and more) outside their relationships in one experiment; and more likely to cheat and hook-up in the other. The fantasy alternative leads to real-world cheating. I don't imagine a lot of people think about this aspect of porn consumption.

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