Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. The purpose of this thesis is to comprehensively study love and sexuality on the internet, for example user demographics, usage patterns, and descriptions of the arenas that constitute the sexual landscape on the internet. Sexual and Relationship Therapy, 18, In this thesis, empirical findings are related to both prior research and theory. More men than women use the internet to find partners, to visit dating sites and to reply to sex ads.
In the second article, those who dropped out from the online questionnaire are examined.
Love and sexuality on the internet
Respondents older than 50 years use the internet less for sexual purposes. Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. Men, heterosexuals, and those with modem connections tend to drop out earlier than others. Instead of using more traditional ways of data collection, quantitative and qualitative data were collected through the internet. New ideals of openness and monogamous love became more dominant and tended to exclude expressions of sexual practices based primarily on pleasure.