Monash University

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Online pornography and young people’s sexual health: Evidence-informed and needs-based public health approaches in the Australian context

posted on 2020-03-09, 02:32 authored by ANGELA CLAIRE DAVIS
The aims of this research were to 1) understand the behaviours seen by young people when they watch pornography and investigate this in relation to age and gender, 2) understand young people’s use of pornography and how their experiences of and perspectives on pornography influence their sexual health and 3) explore the needs, relevance, usability and acceptability of pornography education to young people and their parents.


Principal supervisor

Megan Su Cheng

Additional supervisor 1

Margaret Hellard

Additional supervisor 2

Meredith Temple-Smith

Year of Award


Department, School or Centre

Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine

Additional Institution or Organisation

Burnet Institute

Campus location



Doctor of Philosophy

Degree Type



Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences