Research challenges ‘hookup culture’ view of university life

Research challenges ‘hookup culture’ view of university life

Whenever university life is analyzed through the lens of popular news, it has been portrayed as newly hypersexualized, a “hookup culture” by having an unprecedented degree of no-strings-attached intimate behavior. However when researchers through the University of Portland contrasted sexual activity of present college-age adults resistant to the behavior regarding the exact same age bracket within the late-1980s and 1990s, the image does not hold. Continue reading “Research challenges ‘hookup culture’ view of university life”