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Forbidden FruitSex and Religion in the Lives of American Teenagers$
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Mark D. Regnerus

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780195320947

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2007

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195320947.001.0001

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 A Typology of Religious Influence

 A Typology of Religious Influence

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(p.183) Chapter 7 A Typology of Religious Influence
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Forbidden Fruit
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Mark D. Regnerus (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195320947.003.0008

This chapter focuses on the stated and implicit motivation behind adolescent religious discourse about sexual decision making. It introduces a typology of religious influence, which should help make sense of the ways in which religion actually affects teenagers' sexual behavior. It concludes with a summary of the book's key findings and contributions, followed by an unscientific postscript — a series of the author's own reflections about adolescent sex and the social scientific study of it.

Keywords:   religious influence, adolescents, sexual behavior, religion, sexual decision making

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