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Yahyaoui, Abdessalem, Mohamed El Methni, Sydney Gaultier and Dhouha Ben Hadj Lakhdar-Yahyaoui. 2013. Acculturative processes and adolescent sexuality: A comparative study of 115 immigrant adolescents from cultures influenced by Islam and 115 French adolescents from cultures influenced by Christianity. International Journal of Intercultural Relations 37 (1) : 28–57.
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Questionnaire results demonstrate that, despite birth or early host country arrival, immigrant descent youth from diverse Islam-affected cultures (Turkish, Algerian, Moroccan, Tunisian) stand in stark contrast, as to representations and sexual experience, to youth born into Christianity-affected cultures (cfr. a control group of French adolescents). Differences between these groups are even greater for girls than for boys.