10:16 Is cybersex cheating

10:16 Is cybersex cheating - Is cybersex cheating Yes...

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Is cybersex cheating? Yes: Cybersex is Cheating (Susan A. Milstein) There is no single definition for cybersex Cybersex may include a variety of behaviors (online love letter emails, instant messages, virtual date in a chat room involving one or both people masturbating) Cheating may involve physical acts, which is called sexual infidelity, or it may involve emotional infidelity. There are four different types of affairs: serial affair, fling, romantic love affairs, and long-term affair. McKenna, green, and smith, 2001 found that 33 percent of respondents felt that cybersex of any kind was cheating. If certain circumstances such as the use of webcams, or having cybersex repeatedly with the same person, then the number increased to 58 percent. Offline partners of those engaging in cybersex reported feeling hurt abandoned, and betrayed (Schneider, 2000) One-quarter of the people surveyed who were engaging in cybersex admitted that it had
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This note was uploaded on 02/26/2012 for the course FMSC 298F taught by Professor Vanputten during the Fall '10 term at Maryland.

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