This approach to research and analysis aims to describe and understand social phenomena from the perspectives of the individuals involved Groenewald, Handbook of the Sociology of Sexualities. Interviews were audio recorded, transcribed and entered into FileMaker Pro, a relational database program that the research team has used successfully to manage qualitative data. Due to differences in the sampling pool and methodology of the surveys they conducted, comparative data isn't available Trojan says. The theory, practice, and evaluation of the phenomenological method as a qualitative research procedure.
And then trying to come to grips with that and trying to develop a sexual identity that you're comfortable with oftentimes leaves people in almost a sense of cognitive dissonance, if you will.
Sex Stereotypes of African Americans Have Long History
Women expressed varying incentives and desires within each broad theme. Indeed, in her very detailed research in this area, Rose pointed out that this area of research is extremely complex and that class and sexual orientation, if entered into the assessment equation, could complicate matters to the point of confusion. Five women fell under this category. Those who attend church regularly are less likely to a become sexually active, b have multiple and casual partners, and c among the married, have sexual partners other than their spouses. In our analysis of relationship patterns in a sample of low-income drug using Black women in New York City with multiple sex partners, participants fell into two broad categories: