Study Finds College Students Lie to Conform to Societal Expectations of Their Sexual Behavior

June 2013
Women in Academia Report;06/18/2013, p1
The article focuses on the study titled Gender Roles and Pressure to be Truthful: The Bogus Pipeline Modifies Gender Differences in Sexual but Not Non-sexual Behavior" conducted by Ohio State University's professor Terri Fisher regarding the sexual behavior of college students. The study reveals that college students lie about their sexual behavior in order to meet the expectations of society. It states that men and women have different answers regarding their sexual behaviors.


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