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Living away from home: Premarital sex and covariates - factory women in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Nishigaya, Kasumi


This paper explores the premarital sexual behaviour and its covariates of young single women working in the garment manufacturing industry in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Because gender and sexuality norms inhibit women from disclosing proscribed lifestyles, measures to mitigate response biases were an integral part of the research design. The prevalence of premarital sex is higher than was previously known, with being older, having a less well-off family background, absence of guardians, peer sexual...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
Source: Asian Population Studies
DOI: 10.1080/17441730.2010.494447


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