For her analysis, Armstrong divided the cohort in two, with wealthier women in one group and the working-class ones in the other. Think of Paris Hilton or Kim Kardashian, for whom public displays of sexuality were the rocket fuel on which they jetted to fame. The rich women tended to view casual sex as problematic only when it was done outside of steady relationships, and even then, only when it included vaginal intercourse. Sign in My Account Subscribe. They also tended to think all sex and hook-ups should occur primarily within a relationship.
Yaritza. Age: 24.
The woman with the most sexual partners in the study, a rich girl named Rory, also had the most sterling reputation—largely because she was an expert at concealing her sexual history.
Kenya. Age: 32.
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The wealthier women, meanwhile, seemed unfazed by accusations of sluttiness if they came from their lower-status peers. Think of Paris Hilton or Kim Kardashian, for whom public displays of sexuality were the rocket fuel on which they jetted to fame. As Armstrong and Hamilton write in a new study published in Social Psychology Quarterly , economic inequality drove many of the differences in the ways the women talked about appropriate sexual behavior.