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In a paper published at the end of last year Harden 2012 found that if people report having sex for the first time after 19 they are less likely to be involved in romantic relationships later in life but also report less relationship dissatisfaction if they are While Hardens data are inclusive the study is correlational in nature which means he can only speculate on p1332 as to why this is the case For example do the relationships between these variables arise from attachment style pickiness or the different personal experiences that result from either early or late sexual experiences Your task is write a 1000word essay plus 150 word abstract which makes a strong but qualified argument in support of any possible explanation for Hardens 2012 key findings Ensure you support every aspect of your argument with evidence obtained from peer reviewed sources ie do not speculate wildly based on your own experienceAnalyze results and find an explanation for themThe essay identifies a connection between social and scientific perspectives of reasons for correlation found in Hardens results between early on-time or late sexual experience and long term effects on future romantic relationships and socioeconomic status Hardens results showed late sexual experience was associated with reduced levels of relationship dissatisfaction whereas early experience was associated with a higher likelihood of finding a partner and higher incidence of dating Genetic and environmental differences were controlled using a sibling-comparison model Harden 2012 Both positive and negative consequences of the timing of the first sexual experience are explored potentially relating the initial choice to have sex to the natural character of a person People who engage in later sexual experience may be inclined to be more cautious of the partner they choose causing them to wait longer before making a commitment whereas people who engage in earlier experience may be more extraverted allowing them to connect engage in more relationships and increase their chance of finding a long
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