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PSY LECTURE 7 Social desirability (2 THINGS): unconscious or conscious influence – influence your answers. Because male and female are programmed differently. Men will say sexually, female say emotional. Affects everybody Purposeful distortion: intentionally lying. Really influence sex results How to avoid social desirability? Don’t ask pp questions but get answer by using physiological measures. In Men: penile strain gauge – volume during erectionW In Women : photocell plethysmography – goes into vaginal - Takes pictures - far less sensitive than male arousal When do we want no self report- forensic (illegal) situation Sexual masochism is nonconsensual in dsm Sadism is voluntary infliction pain on someone who is enjoying it Sexual sadism in the dsm is an disorder, a person gets pleasure of other pain without their consent Sadomasochism is consensual You can do a phallometric testing- to prove if someone is attracted to kids, often in legal context, What is easier for an average 25 year old male easier to be sexually aroused and keep penis down or completed soft dead and bring it up again (no hands, no visual)? THE FIRST PHARSE – KEEP IT DOWN IS EASIER. Teenage boys who gone through puberty will… Julia Heiman (1977) she had males and female to listen to erotic tapes and fantacizes about what they were hearing. Rated their physical arousal. Who is more excited? M and F were equal were aroused at the ponography. M and F had same stimulation The average male will get aroused to – if he is herosexual or homo he will get to it. BUT IF HE IS BISEXUAL Average female will be equally AROUSED TO homo and hetero stimulation. Desgined to be sexually beings What makes female superior to males in the sexual aroused? Multiple orgasm. Women doesn’t enter into refractory period (go down like men) Lesbians have stronger effect for homo ? Marilyn Fithian: hooked people to heart monitors, checked sex stimulation, her record for orgasm an hour. What is her record for a woman to have multiple orgasm in an hour? 136-139. How she did that? Did it with sex toy Definitions for multiple orgasm for a male? A variety => 1. Not allow to ejeculate/ 2. Allow to ejeculate but needs to stay hard / 3. Can’t enter refractory
Master and Johnson shown that for the male orgasm and ejaculation are two separate processes Male multiple orgasms have many meanings and has controversies Kinsey reported that 13 of men can have multiple oragasm (exam). Fithian say they could. Masters and J said they couldn’t(multiple orgasm) Most controversial Female sexuality is the G spot.

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