SOC372_1 - Lecture Notes the most sexually sensitive part of a man's body = the corona(around the head of the penis group that has the most sex= married

SOC372_1 - Lecture Notes the most sexually sensitive part...

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Lecture Notes: 9/28/06the most sexually sensitive part of a man's body = the corona(around the head of the penis)group that has the most sex= married couples75-80% of heterosexuals lose their virginity by age 19after having sex for the first time, young MEN often feel anxiety about their performanceafter having sex for the first time, young WOMEN often feel guilt or regretthe number one reason WOMEN have sex for the first time is for love or becauseof a desire to be loved, while the number one reason MEN have sex for the first time is curiositythe first time with intercourse is a “mixed motive gendered gamelingam(penis) and yoni(vagina)= terms in tantric sexthere's a huge difference between Judeo-christian views of sexuality (body and spirit are opposed) and the Asian (Tao, Confucian, Hindu) views of sexuality (that body and spirit are joined)-->believed sexuality could bring you closer to GodTaoists believed that sexuality was good but that ejaculationwas badG-spot: experts debate its existence, but if it doesexist it's in the upper wall of the vagina approximately two inches inlevonorgestrel implant (norplant)=the contraceptive least likely to fail in real-life sexual encountersthe avg. time a couple spends making love in total: half an hourthe clitorus has eight times as man nerve endings as the penismore than 40 million sexually active adults have had human papilloma virus (HPV)--> 80% of sexually active people have had it the number one thing heterosexual males say they would change about their partners is that they wish they would initiate sex more oftenthe sexual position that provides the most clitoral stimulation is missionary position number two: male on top with legs fully extended, female on her back with her legs closed and extended straight outof couples who have been together more than five years cohabitationcouplesare the ones having the most sex
between 10 and 20% of people in the US admit to having cheated on a partnermen who do the dishes have more sex in marriage Gender of Sexuality-->Chapter One Notessexual behavior= the sexual acts that people engage insexual desire= the motivation to engage in sexual actsgender: relates both the biological and social contexts of sexual behavior and desireevolutionary psychology:the idea that humans have an innate, genetically triggered impulse to pass on their genetic material through sexual reproduction-->this impulse is called reproductive fitnessreproductive categories:R and K reproductive categories—R species produce zillions of kids at a time, and parenting isn't important, like in fish. K species have a greater investment in each fertilized egg, like in humanshypergamy: the practice of younger women seeking older men who have more status, power, and resources“sex positive” society:societies (like Sweden) that look at sex and sexual activity as a good thingsocial constructionists

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