Czy ciemna triada cech osobowości przewiduje zachowania związane z sekstingiem? Badania empiryczne w grupie młodych Polaków

Martyna Dziekan, Roberto Baiocco, Antonio Chirumbolo, Fiorenzo Laghi, Mara Morelli, Dora Bianchi, Michał Misiak, Piotr Sorokowski


Seksting jest formą wymiany prowokatywnych i seksualnie sugestywnych treści (zdjęć, filmów lub wiadomości) za pomocą wiadomości tekstowych lub internetu. Badania wskazują na to, że seksting jest zachowaniem ryzykownym, często związanym z przymusem, które może mieć związek ze zdrowiem psychicznym.
Celem badania było sprawdzenie, czy cechy osobowości, takie jak psychopatia, makiawelizm i narcyzm (tzw. ciemna triada), przewidują zachowania związane z sekstingiem. Przebadano grupę 314 młodych Polaków w wieku 16–19 lat. Uzyskane wyniki wskazują, że młodzi Polacy angażują się w zachowania związane z sekstingiem, a częstotliwość takich zachowań jest związana z osobowością i płcią osoby badanej. Osoby, które wysyłały więcej sekstingu, charakteryzowały się wyższym poziomem makiawelizmu i niższym poziomem psychopatii. Co do otrzymywania
prowokatywnych i seksualnie sugestywnych treści, to osoby o wyższym poziomie makiawelizmu otrzymywały ich więcej.
Niniejsze badania wskazują na związek osobowości z wysyłaniem i otrzymywaniem seksualnie sugestywnych i prowokatywnych treści.

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