Professor Beth Montemurro discusses "cougars" and changing ideas about older women's sexuality. The dominant sexual script in the United States sees older women as asexual. However, acceptance of sexual behavior among this group is growing, partly linked to the alternative script of the "cougar"--and older woman pairing with a younger man.
Cougars: New Sexual Scripts for Older Women
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Montemurro, B. (Academic). (2017). Cougars: new sexual scripts for older women [Video]. SAGE Knowledge. https://www.doi.org/10.4135/9781526420329
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