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The researchers analyzed survey responses from 8. Today, the researchers say, year-olds act more like year-olds from previous decades. That was true across all demographic groups in the study. The new findings are consistent with other recent research, and they tell a complicated story of teens today. One downside to slower development is that teens may be unprepared for living independently when they go off to college, get their first job or set out on their own, Twenge says.
Editor's Note: This article features frank discussion of a sensitive theme that may not be appropriate for some younger readers. O n the radio, popular songs declare the thrills of casual sex. On the Internet, pop-up windows beckon Web surfers to erotic destinations.