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Demographic and psychosocial features of participants in bondage and discipline, "sadomasochism" or dominance and submission (BDSM): data from a national survey.

Authors
  • Richters, Juliet
  • de Visser, Richard O
  • Rissel, Chris E
  • Grulich, Andrew E
  • Smith, Anthony M A
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of Sexual Medicine
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Jul 01, 2008
Volume
5
Issue
7
Pages
1660–1668
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2008.00795.x
PMID: 18331257
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Our findings support the idea that BDSM is simply a sexual interest or subculture attractive to a minority, and for most participants not a pathological symptom of past abuse or difficulty with "normal" sex.

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