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Unformatted text preview: SEXUAL BEHAVIOR-Kinsey o 1948 studied male sexual behavior o 1953 studied female sexual behavior In the 50s he made ppl answer these surveys verbally The outcry of these surveys were horrendous o 1990 Janus report was a follow up to the Kinsey report -Masters & Johnson o 1957- interested in what happened to our bodies during masturbation or sex (prostitutes) Sexual Response cycle- no matter what kind of sex it is its the same Excitement 1 minute to several hours Plateau all that happens during excitement phase continues Orgasm shortest phase, occurs for a few seconds, rhythmic pulses Resolution body returning back to normal state, men have the refractory period, men cant have another erection for a few minutes to a few hours SEXUAL ORIENTATION Sexual preference -Heterosexual-Homosexual-Bisexual o Nature vs. Nurture o Kinseys Theory- similar to gender. Most ppl are somewhere in the middle (Bisexual)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course PSYC 101 taught by Professor Rose during the Spring '07 term at IUP.
- Spring '07