Mind you, the most accommodating respondent will lie now and then on an intimate sex survey. Gay spokespeople, so far, have not much dispute MGLK on this subject. But our method is right. Working through the National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago, their staff of interviewers spent seven months interviewing 3, scientifically selected respondents about all aspects of their sex lives, histories, and beliefs. Of these, 4, had suitable folk in residence, age 18 to What's a survey of our bedroom habits worth if it isn't any fun? More important, unlike the famous but inherently flawed reports of Alfred Kinsey, Redbook and Playboy magazines, Shere Hite, Samuel and Cynthia Janus, and others, this survey relied on a random sample of Americans rather than on an unrepresentative group of volunteers. There is universal agreement among all social scientists: In rare instances, a publisher has elected to have a "zero" moving wall, so their current issues are available in JSTOR shortly after publication. Edison in and published by AAAS, today ranks as the world's largest circulation general science journal. After years of misleading statistics and unsubstantiated claims, Sex in America presents a comprehensive, reliable look at America's collective sex life, the definitive word on American sexuality today. No such thing as a definitive survey exists in logic. For example, if the current year is and a journal has a 5 year moving wall, articles from the year are available. Terms Related to the Moving Wall Fixed walls: With "Sex in America," however, some sort of threshold seems to have been crossed. The prose style of "Sex in America" Gina Kolata's handiwork manages to be both condescending and as insipid as a barium cocktail--when it doesn't just insult your intelligence. The "moving wall" represents the time period between the last issue available in JSTOR and the most recently published issue of a journal.