Pressured

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Adolescent Sexuality In The United States - Sexual Behavior - Motivation For Sexual Activity
... a 2003 study, 89% of girls reported feeling pressured by boys to have sex, while 49% of boys reported feeling pressured by girls to have sex ... In contrast, 67% of boys felt pressured by other boys, while 53% of girls felt pressured by other girls ... out with older boys are "more likely to be pressured into having sex, more likely to get a sexually transmitted disease, and more likely to experience an unwanted pregnancy." They also have a higher correlation with ...
List Of Gilmore Girls Characters - Major Recurring Characters - Jackson Belleville
... Jackson's father was best man, and pressured Jackson into wearing the same kilt that his father and grandfather had worn at their weddings ... His Christian family (denomination unknown) pressured him into baptizing both children at the local church ... the baptism, his mother informed him that he, himself, had never been baptized, and pressured him into going through with the ceremony at the same time as his ...
Social Work With Groups - Special Considerations - Group Work With Mandated Members
... client can be understood as someone who is pressured by some external source to seek social services (Rooney and Chovanec, 2004) ... Mandated involuntary clients are pressured to seek services as a result of the legal system (Rooney Chovanec, 2004) ... Reactance theory suggests that as a person is pressured to relinquish certain behaviors as a result of treatment efforts they experience reactance, “a motivational ...
Revolutions Of 1989 - Other Events - Communist and Socialist Countries - Africa
... Benin – Mathieu Kérékou's regime was pressured to abandon Marxism-Leninism in 1990 ... – Denis Sassou Nguesso's regime was pressured to abandon Marxism-Leninism in 1991 ... ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi party cut down its Socialist ideology and foreign donors pressured the government to allow multiparty elections in 1995 ...
Behavioral Contagion - Similarities and Differences With Other Types of Social Influence - Conformity / Social Pressures
... in the observer creating restraints against the pressured behavior and a conflict between the pressured behavior and the behavior performed by the model ... his-/herself, rejects the model, or pressures the model to perform the original pressured behavior (Wheeler, Table 1) ...

Famous quotes containing the word pressured:

    In all our efforts to provide “advantages” we have actually produced the busiest, most competitive, highly pressured and over-organized generation of youngsters in our history—and possibly the unhappiest. We seem hell-bent on eliminating much of childhood.
    Eda Le Shan (b. 1922)