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Whiting et al. (1966/1974:p169-70, 182) argued that Mormons keep the most rigid control over courtship [compared to Zuni and Texan patterns]. “Dancing is favored and even kissing games are sponsored by adults, but there is a strong feeling that all cross-sex interaction should occur in the presence of the parental generation”. There is some unchaperoned dating from age 14 or 15.
D. F., Growing Up Sexually.
Last revised: Sept 2004
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& Ayres, B. Ch. (1974) The learning of values, in Levine, R. A. (Ed.) Culture