However, this varied as a function of whether the participants initially wanted a relationship. In this regard, there are sex differences in cognitive processes, but one cannot necessarily presume that the sexes vary fundamentally in their behavioral potentials; rather, they vary in their decision-making, consistent with other evolutionary models. Unwanted and nonconsensual sexual encounters are more likely occurring alongside alcohol and substance use. Views Read Edit View history. Self-perceived Mating Intelligence predicts sexual behavior in college students: Several scholars have suggested that shifting life-history patterns may be influential in shaping hookup patterns.
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In addition to sexual risk-taking, in terms of low condom use, another issue of concern involving hookups is the high comorbidity with substance use. WiedermanPhillipsand Jhally have argued that scripts are not only sexualized but also gendered, with underlying sexual messages being noticeably different for men and women. There were few sex differences in reasons for regret, and better quality sex reduced the degree of regret reported Fisher et al. In high school: This makes it sound as if women are not troubled by casual sex until they are in their thirties. Tourism Management.