The focus groups were constituted so that all the women in each group were of the same ethnicity; group 1 was African American, group 2 was Latina, and group 3 was White, but group 4 was mixed with approximately equal proportions of African American and White women. Our results indicate that women might consent to anal intercourse because of these same factors. Bandura stated that human behavior is learned from watching and interacting with other human beings. To me, I not only felt sore, but it was demoralizing. Still others explained that having anal intercourse without using substances would be too painful so they are only willing to have anal intercourse when they are high:.
Many of the women also endorsed positive emotional experiences of AI, including that it was more intimate than vaginal sex, and that it was something they reserved only for special partners.
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