. While focus groups are very good at uncovering the range of experience, they are not good at uncovering how common any one experience might be. African American, Group 1 Others agreed to have anal intercourse in exchange for drugs: I was so cracked out in the game that I knew I was going to get a hit when he got through. Given the potential health risks from anal intercourse, further inquiry into this sexual behavior is warranted. Due to the limited nature of previous research on this topic, we opted for a more exploratory approach aimed at uncovering the broad range of reasons that women had for engaging in anal intercourse. And I was like, yeah, I got sore legs. Then, we curate the right reporter to work with on the story at hand.
Results The primary goal of the current study was to uncover a wide range of reasons as to why heterosexual, drug-abusing women engage in anal intercourse. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. Conversely, women with male partners who were more egocentric about their own needs, or lacking experience with lubricant use, or both, during the encounter almost unanimously described the encounter as painful. This month, we teamed up with to find new homes for dogs. This current study also found a relationship between anal intercourse, substance use, and sexual pleasure among women. Through these traditional gender roles and sexual scripts e.
So, you know, when you start using drugs and shit, it makes you do shit… you have certain boundaries and morals set and it makes you go beneath that. Latina, Group 2 Let me tell you, crack will make some people do anything…sell your baby, sell you. Then he was real smooth with it. A gender discrepancy analysis of heterosexual sexual behaviors in two university samples. He would flip me and put me in a choke hold, I could hardly breathe, you know? It was done to express our love for one another and I wanted to like do more. What constitutes consent for a new experience such as anal intercourse, the first time it happens? I love to fuck on my come down.
The drive for sexual equality. Sexual scripts: Permanence and change. The demographic questionnaire was followed by a description of focus group procedures and ground rules. It felt like I did something wrong. Journal of the National Medical Association.
Heterosexual anal intercourse among Black and Latino adolescents and young adults: A poorly understood high-risk behavior. Whether you are hoping to adopt a pet or looking for a job, everyone wants to find that forever home. Social foundations of thought and action: A social cognitive theory. I am going to get a big hit when I get through. Personally, I like it; I wanted the ultimate workout and he gave it to me; I do like to have my salad tossed. In some of these cases, women simply described engaging in anal intercourse because they personally enjoy it: I do it for enjoyment.
For real, for real, my saying to this day is exit only. Following the recommendations of Krueger , the focus group protocol consisted of five generally worded questions about heterosexual anal intercourse with male partners, how often it had occurred in their lifetime, the frequency of anal intercourse with their current or most recent sexual partner, the context in which the anal intercourse event took place type of partner, such as new, casual, and regular , the role of alcohol and illicit substances in facilitating the anal intercourse, and other relevant characteristics of the male partners known to be bisexual, previous incarceration history and any other information the women were willing to provide concerning the anal intercourse event itself e. Every time I have had anal sex it was because I was either extremely drunk or extremely loaded; every time I have had anal sex I was on drugs. Prevalence and correlates of heterosexual anal intercourse among clients attending public sexually transmitted disease clinics in Los Angeles County. I hate anal sex, it is very painful. Even with the lubricant, it was just too much.
Doing gender in the bedroom: Investing in gender norms and the sexual experience. Future research should focus on two of the findings from this study. The majority had participated in some form of outpatient drug treatment, but some of the women had never received formal treatment for their drug use. This occurred when one person applied a code that was overlooked by the other person. When these omissions were counted as disagreements, the kappa coefficient was. Method Focus group methods were selected to uncover the wide range of reasons that drug-abusing women may have for engaging in heterosexual anal intercourse. Anal intercourse among young heterosexuals in three sexually transmitted disease clinics in the United States.
Then, when I took a shit, I wiped my shit and there was blood on the fucking thing. Participation was also limited to English-speaking women, and participants were low-income women. Several women said that the men wanted to have anal intercourse with them in order to initiate them into something they had never experienced before. Focus groups are well suited to identifying the range and limits of a specific experience. Participants were allowed to respond spontaneously to each question and were not required to seek permission to speak or speak in a designated order. The codebook was then uploaded to Dedoose and used to assign applicable codes to the excerpts. Heterosexual vaginal and anal intercourse amongst London heroin and cocaine users.
Therefore, this study does not necessarily represent the views of women who may feel uncomfortable discussing anal intercourse in a group setting. African American, Group 1 We were doing regular sex and then he ask me for my booty. I said, oh, this motherfucker has experience with this thing. Further questioning revealed that all of the participants had had anal intercourse, but some did not count it as such if the man did not ejaculate or if the woman insisted he withdraw because of pain. And he said, well, let me give you a massage. Journal of Community Health, 38, 1157—1165. Each of these codes and sample quotes are described in detail below.
Positive physical experiences included liking the sensation. This is because not every person was asked or required to answer every question. In the second phase, a constant comparison method was used to group and organize the marginal codes conceptually. Thus, while the woman may have granted permission implicitly by not refusing outright, anal intercourse was not something she decided to do in any conscious way. And he got to the booty and massaged it. Focus groups are particularly well suited for uncovering a full range of opinions, experiences, or concerns about a topic Krueger,.