The Federal Trade Commission has defined sexually explicit content in connection with virtual worlds as. Sexually explicit material video , photography , creative writing presents sexual content without deliberately obscuring or censoring it. The term "sexually explicit" is often used as euphemism for pornography. It includes unsimulated sex acts, sexual intercourse and uncovered genitalia. The term is not very specific, and what is or is not sexually explicit varies from culture to culture.
RCW "Sexually explicit material"—Defined—Unlawful display.
However, research on which type of adolescent is most susceptible to the relation between SEIM use and sexual uncertainty is lacking. This study therefore investigated whether the relationship between SEIM use and sexual uncertainty depends on within-gender differences in sexual dispositions i. Using data from a representative two-wave panel survey among Dutch adolescents aged 13—17 , I found that SEIM use predicted sexual uncertainty only among girls with a low hypergendered orientation and girls with a relatively high impersonal sex orientation. Several scholars have pointed out that the sexual content that adolescents encounter may conflict with beliefs about sexuality that adolescents have adopted from families, schools, and peers e.
In media discourse , sexual content is material depicting sexual behavior. The sexual behavior involved may be explicit , implicit sexual behavior such as flirting ,  or include sexual language and euphemisms. Sexual content is a large factor in most content rating systems , such as those used for television programs , films , and video games. Its increasing availability, especially the Internet , has increased people's exposure to sexual content.
The convergence of sexuality messages with a computerized medium specifically, the Internet represents an unprecedented phenomenon with, as of yet, unknown outcomes. Despite the Internet's widespread use, little is known about users' behaviors and attitudes when searching for sexually explicit materials online. This study examined specific behaviors and outcome expectations and expectancies or attitudes of a sample of undergraduate students at a public university in Texas. Data were collected through a self-administered questionnaire, designed and pretested by the authors. Main results revealed that most students in the sample were infrequent and relatively new users of the Internet.