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Human Sexuality: The Sex Hormones
Androgens
Estrogens
Progesterone
Gonadtropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH)
A group of hormones that control male sexual development and…
A group of hormones that control female sexual development. I…
A female hormone secreted by the ovaries. It helps to prepare…
A hormone that effects the nervous system. It is produced in…
Androgens
A group of hormones that control male sexual development and…
Estrogens
A group of hormones that control female sexual development. I…
Human Sexuality Sex Researchers
Alfred Kinsey
Clelia Mosher
William Masters and Virginia Johnson
Harry Benjamin
Taught marriage course... Published Sexual Behavior in the Human…
Sexual behavior of American Women... Unpublished until 1980... Wome…
Observed and recorded the physiological responses of men and…
Transsexuals... Wrote books about Standards of Care for Gender I…
Alfred Kinsey
Taught marriage course... Published Sexual Behavior in the Human…
Clelia Mosher
Sexual behavior of American Women... Unpublished until 1980... Wome…
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Psychology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 2 Sex Research: Methods and Problems
Sexology
Case Study
Case Study Limitations
Survey
The study of sexuality
A non-experimental research method that examines either a sin…
1) Focus is on individuals, so it is hard to generalize findi…
A research method in which a sample of people are questioned…
Sexology
The study of sexuality
Case Study
A non-experimental research method that examines either a sin…
26 terms
human sexuality and sex/gender
what the larger social context/culture…
the specific sexual acts and forms of…
the most private of the scripts
represents our individual sexual/eroti…
cultural scripts
interpersonal scripts
intrapersonal scripts
intrapersonal/intrapsychic scripts
what the larger social context/culture…
cultural scripts
the specific sexual acts and forms of…
interpersonal scripts
Psychology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 2 Sex Research: Methods and Problems
Sexology
Case Study
Case Study Limitations
Survey
The study of sexuality
A non-experimental research method that examines either a sin…
1) Focus is on individuals, so it is hard to generalize findi…
A research method in which a sample of people are questioned…
Sexology
The study of sexuality
Case Study
A non-experimental research method that examines either a sin…
6 terms
Psychology- Gender, Sex, & Sexuality
Sex
Gender
Gender Development
Social Role Theory
The properties of a person that determine his or her classifi…
Social and psychological aspects of being male or female... • I…
• Reward/Punishment for gender non- ... conforming behavior... •…
• Gender Roles... • Gender Stereotypes... • Gender Similarities H…
Sex
The properties of a person that determine his or her classifi…
Gender
Social and psychological aspects of being male or female... • I…
Gender Sex & Sexuality- Psychology
What is sex?
Chromosomes
Gonads
Gonadal hormones
Biological characteristics of being male or female
XY(male) XX(female)
ovaries, testies
estrogens or androgens
What is sex?
Biological characteristics of being male or female
Chromosomes
XY(male) XX(female)
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Psychology Sex, Gender, and Sexuality
Genetic Sex
Gonads
Sexual Orientation Spectrum percentage
Sexual orientation
Male (XY)/Female (XX)
Sex glands in the endocrine system.... Androgens/Estrogens: horm…
Heterosexuality: 96% men, 97% women... Homosexuality: 3.5% men,…
Is primarily nature, brain structures, twin studies, prenatal…
Genetic Sex
Male (XY)/Female (XX)
Gonads
Sex glands in the endocrine system.... Androgens/Estrogens: horm…
9 terms
Human sexuality sex and gender
Intersex
Transsexual
Transgender
Transvestite
Genitals don't match chromosomes
Genital reconstruction surgery
Birth assigned sex doesn't match gender identity
Someone who wears clothes of another sex
Intersex
Genitals don't match chromosomes
Transsexual
Genital reconstruction surgery
24 terms
Human Sexuality Sex for Sale
sex work
porn
erotica
hard-core
sexual services, performances, or production from material co…
sexually explicit material designed for sexual arousal or int…
works of art that are sexually simulating but whoes sole purp…
shows explicit acts and penetration
sex work
sexual services, performances, or production from material co…
porn
sexually explicit material designed for sexual arousal or int…
Human Sexuality: Sex and Gender
Gender
Sex
Gender Roles
Barr Body
the classification of an individual as a man or woman, based…
the classification of an individual as male or female, based…
the cultural expectation of behavior in each gender, based on…
the inactivated X chromosomes in female mammals
Gender
the classification of an individual as a man or woman, based…
Sex
the classification of an individual as male or female, based…
9 terms
Human Sexuality (sex and gender)
Gender
gametes
sex chromosomes
hormones produce for males
is socially constructed
egg and sperm. each has 23 chromosomes when they are put toge…
are the x and y chromosome
8wks after conception
Gender
is socially constructed
gametes
egg and sperm. each has 23 chromosomes when they are put toge…
12 terms
Psychology: Sex, Gender, and Sexuality
Biology Sex
Sexual Orientation
Gender
Gender Identity
Physical of sex
a person's sexual identity in relation to the gender to which…
psychological and social traits
a private sense of oneself gender
Biology Sex
Physical of sex
Sexual Orientation
a person's sexual identity in relation to the gender to which…
5 terms
Psychology of Sexuality: Sex Variations
Klinefelter's Syndrome
Turner's Syndrome
Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome
5-alpha-reductase deficiency
Y-carrying sperm fertilizing two X-chromosomes: anatomically…
Single X chromosome, feminine body appearance, but with low f…
Biological male insensitive to androgens, produces female gen…
Biological male with female genitals, with male gonads presen…
Klinefelter's Syndrome
Y-carrying sperm fertilizing two X-chromosomes: anatomically…
Turner's Syndrome
Single X chromosome, feminine body appearance, but with low f…
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Psychology Sex and Sexuality
Who experiences an increased sex drive?
Testosterone
What do hormones do?
Activating effects
Adolescents
Men produce more (7-10x more) than women but women produce an…
- contribute to sex drive... - promote the development of sex ho…
Sex hormones affect the sec drive and promote sexual response
Who experiences an increased sex drive?
Adolescents
Testosterone
Men produce more (7-10x more) than women but women produce an…
12 terms
Human Sexuality: Sex Hormones
Testosterone
Androgens
Pituitary galnd
Hypothalamus
secreted by testes, maintains secondary sex characteristics
make sex hormones
small endocrine gland located on lower side of brain and regu…
small region of brain important for many functions and regula…
Testosterone
secreted by testes, maintains secondary sex characteristics
Androgens
make sex hormones
7 terms
Human Sexuality: Sex Education
Barebacking
who is at risk of STI?
why dont people use condoms
social learning theory
voluntary unprotected anal intercourse
people between 15-24, women more common
personality... situation ... relationship
practicing new skills that can be translated into behvaiour
Barebacking
voluntary unprotected anal intercourse
who is at risk of STI?
people between 15-24, women more common
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SEX; theoretical approaches to human sexuality
scientific theory
general psychological theories
sex and relationship specific theories
classical conditioning
a set of tested and generally agreed upon conclusions or expl…
examples: classical conditioning, social learning theory, cog…
examples: evolutionary psychology theories, social exchange t…
(Ivan Pavlov) - essentially you can train someone to connect…
scientific theory
a set of tested and generally agreed upon conclusions or expl…
general psychological theories
examples: classical conditioning, social learning theory, cog…
18 terms
human sexuality final-sex for sale
erotica
pornography
history of pornography
types of pornography
-Sexually explicit material with literary, historical, or art…
-Media (narrative and/or visual) intended to cause sexual aro…
-Ancient societies (e.g., Greeks, Romans, Japanese, Hindu)—co…
-Heterosexual—... Focus more on sex act than plot.... Males chose…
erotica
-Sexually explicit material with literary, historical, or art…
pornography
-Media (narrative and/or visual) intended to cause sexual aro…
8 terms
Introduction to Human Sexuality and Definitions of Sex
LeVay & Baldwin definition of "sex" fr…
Dictionary.com definition of "sex"
Dictionary.com definition of "sex"
Dictionary.com definition of "sex"
1. The category of male or female... 2. Sexual feelings and beha…
1. Either the male or female division of a species, especiall…
2. The sum of the structural and functional differences by wh…
3. The instinct or attraction drawing one sex toward another,…
LeVay & Baldwin definition of "sex" fr…
1. The category of male or female... 2. Sexual feelings and beha…
Dictionary.com definition of "sex"
1. Either the male or female division of a species, especiall…
109 terms
Midterm for Human Sexuality & Sex Ed
Alfred Kinsey stated...
How did Alfred Kinsey think was the be…
What did the Kinsey Reports demonstrate?
How did Kinsey feel about masturbation?
"the world is not divided into sheep and goats"
To view our activities as existing on a continuum.
The great discrepancy between public and actual sexual behavi…
It is harmless.... Not a substitute for intercourse, but a disti…
Alfred Kinsey stated...
"the world is not divided into sheep and goats"
How did Alfred Kinsey think was the be…
To view our activities as existing on a continuum.
Human Sexuality -Sexual Disorders and Sex Therapy
Sexual Disorders
Primary Sexual Disorder
Secondary Sexual Disorder
Generalized Sexual Disorder
a problem that consistently impairs sexual arousal or functio…
lifelong
appears after some period of normal function
occurs in all situations
Sexual Disorders
a problem that consistently impairs sexual arousal or functio…
Primary Sexual Disorder
lifelong
Psychology: Sex and Sexual Behaviour
Female Chromosome is:
Male Chromosome is:
What does the presence/ absence of Y c…
What are gonads?
XX
XY
the development of female or male gonads
gonads develop into either testes or ovaries
Female Chromosome is:
XX
Male Chromosome is:
XY
human sexuality sex hormones and sexual differentiation
hormones
pituitary gland
hypothalamus
gonads
chemicals secreted by endocrine glands
small gland in the brain that regulates other glands... -master…
midbrain structure involved in physiological drives (body reg…
glands that secret sex hormones... -testes in males... -ovaries in…
hormones
chemicals secreted by endocrine glands
pituitary gland
small gland in the brain that regulates other glands... -master…
29 terms
Human Sexuality Ch. 16 Sex for Sale
prostitute
call girl
brothel
in-call service
a person who engages in sexual acts in return for money or dr…
the most expensive and exclusive category of prosititutes
a house of prostitution where prostitutes and costumers meet…
a residence in which prostitutes work regular shifts, selling…
prostitute
a person who engages in sexual acts in return for money or dr…
call girl
the most expensive and exclusive category of prosititutes
11 terms
Human Sexuality- PPT Sex industry
Stay in the law
non- consensual STW like sex trafficki…
Everything
2 % to 4.2%
In Canada to be a Sex worker it is nearly impossible to ______
two Aspects about STW that are highly condemned.
sex is used to sell
from 1999 to 2000 the percentage of men who payed women to ha…
Stay in the law
In Canada to be a Sex worker it is nearly impossible to ______
non- consensual STW like sex trafficki…
two Aspects about STW that are highly condemned.
Human Sexuality Religion Sex Views
Judaism
Christianity
Islam
Tao
Positive, natural outlook toward martial sex... Childlessness wa…
Practice of self-denial and rid self of Earthy pleasures... Sex…
Only during marriage, but encouraged... Rules of modesty - for w…
Sex is considered natural and healthy to balance male and fem…
Judaism
Positive, natural outlook toward martial sex... Childlessness wa…
Christianity
Practice of self-denial and rid self of Earthy pleasures... Sex…
Human Sex Final-Sexual dysfunctions
Sexual dysfunctions
Physiological Causes
Drug/alcohol physiological causes
Chronic illnesses/medical conditions (…
Involve "clinically significant disturbance in a person's abi…
-Drive/functioning decline with age... -Medications: antihyperte…
Substance of abuse: nicotine caused erectile dysfunction, coc…
Obesity increased risk of ED and conditions listed below, dia…
Sexual dysfunctions
Involve "clinically significant disturbance in a person's abi…
Physiological Causes
-Drive/functioning decline with age... -Medications: antihyperte…
Human Sex Final-Sexual Coercion
Sexual assault
Rape
Date Rape
Marital Rape
Rape, oral sex, masturbation, sexually explicit media (view o…
Estimated 300,000 rapes in US each year... -majority not reporte…
Particular problem on college campuses
often associated with domestic violence
Sexual assault
Rape, oral sex, masturbation, sexually explicit media (view o…
Rape
Estimated 300,000 rapes in US each year... -majority not reporte…
Human Sexuality Disorders of Sex Development
Turner Syndrome
Klinefelter Syndrome
XYY
Congential Adrenal Hyperplasia
Affects Females... XO... Short, webbed, no breasts, no period, trou…
Affects Males... XXY... Small genitals, fertility problems, feminiz…
Males... 3 inches taller, severe acne, aggressive, ADHD, learnin…
XX... Too much androgen produced... Masculinization of genitals and…
Turner Syndrome
Affects Females... XO... Short, webbed, no breasts, no period, trou…
Klinefelter Syndrome
Affects Males... XXY... Small genitals, fertility problems, feminiz…
Human sexuality 342 (sex research and theory )
Explain the steps in the scientific me…
List the goals of the science of human…
Describe ethical concerns with regard…
Scientific Research
Identify a question or a concern about a particular human or…
The science of human sexuality does not tell people how they…
First, do no harm (Primum non nocere).... •physical... •psychologic…
An approach used by psychologists, sociologists and other res…
Explain the steps in the scientific me…
Identify a question or a concern about a particular human or…
List the goals of the science of human…
The science of human sexuality does not tell people how they…
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Intro to Psychology: Sex, Gender, and Sexuality
sex
gender
aggression
relational aggression
the biologically influenced characteristics by which people d…
the socially influenced characteristics by which people defin…
any physical or verbal behavior intended to harm someone phys…
an act of aggression (physical or verbal) intended to harm a…
sex
the biologically influenced characteristics by which people d…
gender
the socially influenced characteristics by which people defin…
41 terms
Human Sexuality Chapter 3 - Sex Research
Self-report
Direct observation
Eye-tracking
Police report
Most common sex research method, collected w/ paper questionn…
The scientist directly observes behavior being studied
A device measures the participant's point of gaze over time
For studying illegal sexual behaviors
Self-report
Most common sex research method, collected w/ paper questionn…
Direct observation
The scientist directly observes behavior being studied
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Human Sexuality - Lecture 3 - Sex Research
Representative Sample
Convenience Sample
Volunteer Bias
Volunteers typically have ___. More __…
A sample that reflects the characteristics of the population…
A sample which consists of members of a population that are e…
The concept that people who volunteer to participate in resea…
More positive attitudes toward erotic material. More men than…
Representative Sample
A sample that reflects the characteristics of the population…
Convenience Sample
A sample which consists of members of a population that are e…
Right Approach to Sex and Human Sexuality
media
Commerce
Man
Sexuality
the most powerful means of shaping minds, norms and attitudes.
___ of sex brought by the media has led to misinformation abo…
sexual being
refers to our total masculinity & femininity.
media
the most powerful means of shaping minds, norms and attitudes.
Commerce
___ of sex brought by the media has led to misinformation abo…
19 terms
Human Sexuality Chapter 16 Sex for Sale
Prostitutes/commercial sex workers
Call girl
Brothel
In-call service
People who engage in sexual acts in return for money or drugs…
The most expensive and exclusive category of prostitutes
A house of prostitution where prostitutes and customers meet…
A residence in which prostitutes work regular shifts, selling…
Prostitutes/commercial sex workers
People who engage in sexual acts in return for money or drugs…
Call girl
The most expensive and exclusive category of prostitutes
Human Sexuality Chapter 5: Sex and Gender
Gender
Sex
Gender Role
Barr Body
the classification an individual as a man or a woman, based o…
the classification of an individual as male or female, based…
the cultural expectation of behavior for each gender
the inactivated X chromosome in female mammals
Gender
the classification an individual as a man or a woman, based o…
Sex
the classification of an individual as male or female, based…
38 terms
Human sexuality and sex therapy exam 2
Paraphilias are more common in...?
Sexual masochism and sexual sadism is…
The prevalence of paraphilias is diffi…
All paraphilias generally begin...?
Men
Both genders
People with this disorder do not seek treatment
During adolescence
Paraphilias are more common in...?
Men
Sexual masochism and sexual sadism is…
Both genders
Human Sexuality Exam 1 - Commercial Sex
What is Pornographic?
Erotica
Pornography
Comstock Act
writing, pictures, etc intended to arouse sexual desire. mate…
artistically produced or motivated
hardcore or softcore
US legal prohibition of pornography 1873
What is Pornographic?
writing, pictures, etc intended to arouse sexual desire. mate…
Erotica
artistically produced or motivated
20 terms
Human Sexuality: Chapter 5 Disorder of Gender and Sex
cognitive social learning theory
cognitive development theory
social construction theory
queer theory
a child development theory that emphasizes the learning of be…
a child development theory that views growth as the mastery o…
views gender as a set of practices and performances that occu…
identifies sexuality as a system that cannot be understood as…
cognitive social learning theory
a child development theory that emphasizes the learning of be…
cognitive development theory
a child development theory that views growth as the mastery o…
57 terms
Psychology 12 Human sexuality
4 types of surveys
Self-administer / Written questionaire
Face-toFace
Telephone
Self- admistered, face to face, telephone, internet
Gives the most privacy and anonymity to it's respondents
Allows interviewer to establish a good report with the interv…
less reliable, and some may not take it seriously or maybe an…
4 types of surveys
Self- admistered, face to face, telephone, internet
Self-administer / Written questionaire
Gives the most privacy and anonymity to it's respondents
38 terms
Human Sexuality: Part 3 (sex and gender)
gender
Sex
gender role
Biological
social construct
biological
cultural expectation of behavior for each gender
22 autosomes and one sex chromosomes... XY-male... XX-female
gender
social construct
Sex
biological
Human Sexuality Ch 20 sex and the Law
Fornication
Victorian Compromise
Rape
Incest
Sex between 2 unmarried persons.
The decision not to criminalize behavior per se and instead c…
Nonconsensual oral, anal, or vaginal penetration, obtained by…
Sexual relations between persons closely related to each other.
Fornication
Sex between 2 unmarried persons.
Victorian Compromise
The decision not to criminalize behavior per se and instead c…
121 terms
TCC Human Sexuality Sex, Evolution , History and Culture
Sex
Sexuality
Hedonism
Asceticism
Noun or Verb, refer to anatomy or behavior , sex act , male o…
attitudes and values regarding sex
primary purpose is for pleasure , or pleasure 1st
Denial of pleasure, sex is not about feeling good only reprod…
Sex
Noun or Verb, refer to anatomy or behavior , sex act , male o…
Sexuality
attitudes and values regarding sex
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Christian Sex: Human Sexuality Vocab (p.9)
adolescence
puberty
hormone
primary sex characteristics
a transition period in human development between childhood an…
the process through which your body becomes capable of reprod…
a chemical that affects or controls a certain system in the b…
changes involved with reproduction - the development of the r…
adolescence
a transition period in human development between childhood an…
puberty
the process through which your body becomes capable of reprod…
Human Sexuality Ch. 16 Sex for Sale
prostitute
call girl
brothel
in-call service
a person who engages in sexual acts in return for money or dr…
the most expensive and exclusive category of prosititutes
a house of prostitution where prostitutes and costumers meet…
a residence in which prostitutes work regular shifts, selling…
prostitute
a person who engages in sexual acts in return for money or dr…
call girl
the most expensive and exclusive category of prosititutes
30 terms
Human Sexuality Ch. 4 Sex, Gender, Transgender
What is the sex determining gene and w…
What are Wolffian ducts?
What are Mullein ducts?
What happens in males?
SRY and located on the Y chromosome
Precursors of the male reproductive tract
Precursors of the female reproductive tract
Testes produce anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH) which causes the…
What is the sex determining gene and w…
SRY and located on the Y chromosome
What are Wolffian ducts?
Precursors of the male reproductive tract
14 terms
SEX DIFFERENCES IN SEXUAL SELECTION- PSYCHOLOGY
INTRA- SEX SELECTION
INTER- SEX SELECTION
SINGH
GROSS
Same sex competiting
What each sex finds attractive
Waist hip ratio of 0.7- hour glass figure- perfect child bear…
Make waist-hip ratio 0.8-0.9- tapering figure, connotes stren…
INTRA- SEX SELECTION
Same sex competiting
INTER- SEX SELECTION
What each sex finds attractive
Human Sexuality Chapter 16 (Sex for Sale)
Prostitutes/commercial sex workers ("h…
Prostitution venues for sex work: Call…
Prostitution venues for sex work: Brot…
Prostitution venues for sex work: Mass…
-Engage in partnered sexual activity in return for... •money ... •m…
•Works out of her own residence ... •Often from middle-class bac…
•(houses of prostitution) mostly have been replaced by in-cal…
•Some provide legitimate massage therapy ... •Others sell sex se…
Prostitutes/commercial sex workers ("h…
-Engage in partnered sexual activity in return for... •money ... •m…
Prostitution venues for sex work: Call…
•Works out of her own residence ... •Often from middle-class bac…
Psychology of Human Sexuality Exam 2
what is the mutual exchange effect of…
what is the reciprocity effect of attr…
what is the mere exposure effect of at…
4 parts of greek love
ppl like ppl who like them
ppl like ppl that are like them
the more you're around someone the more you like them
storge... agape... phili... eros
what is the mutual exchange effect of…
ppl like ppl who like them
what is the reciprocity effect of attr…
ppl like ppl that are like them
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