CHFD 4870(2) - CHFD 4870(Human Sexuality) Sex Research:...

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Field of sexology is still in its infancy(1940s) Study of sexology is not easy. People find conversations about it as embarrassing or they feel guilt and shame Types of Studies Cross sectional: snapshot Longitudinal: studying people at different time points. People are observed over time A lot of research has been built from case study. Sex workers=>strippers, prostitues,pornstars *Looking to the left during interviews=> honesty* More men participate in sex studies compared to women Survey Methods Kinsey reports: study sexual patterns in both sexes Youth risk behavior survey: under 18 Violent pornography and Alcohol use survey Female Sexual Anatomy and Physiology Collective organs=>vulva Labia majora: skin is darker Women can be killed if hymen is not intact. Perineum—common in both men and women
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This note was uploaded on 02/12/2011 for the course CHFD 4870 taught by Professor Burwell during the Fall '10 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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CHFD 4870(2) - CHFD 4870(Human Sexuality) Sex Research:...

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