In Australia there hasn't been much research done yet on our casual sex habits or the more popular term -- the 'hook-up' culture.
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On the topic of hooking up, research over one year with undergraduate students in the United States showed that only when people hooked up for non-autonomous "I didn't choose this" reasons had lower self-esteem, higher depression and anxiety, and more physical symptoms.
The difference between today's casual dating and the dating styles of previous generations is that now, casual dating more openly involves extramarital sex.
Description: Myths about the negative effects of casual dating and hooking up, especially for women, abound. She hopes the project will not only encourage sexually expressive people to reveal their erotic secrets, but will provide people who don't choose to engage in casual sex with an insight into a more sexually fluid world.