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psychology-sex
Primary sex characteristics
vulva
vagina
uterus
sexual organs present at birth and directly involved in human…
the parts of the female sex organs which are outside the body…
the tube that leads from the outside of a female's body to th…
the womb in which the baby grows during pregnancy.
Primary sex characteristics
sexual organs present at birth and directly involved in human…
vulva
the parts of the female sex organs which are outside the body…
5 terms
Psychology: Sex
Masters and Johnson
Kinsie
Master and Johnson's sex pattern finding
What motivates sexual behavior?
First to really study sex, they observed it first hand
Interviewed subjects and found out people were doing a lot mo…
1: excited, 2: plateau, 3: orgasm, 4: resolution (men, refrac…
Survival of the species, hormonal changes, learning and envir…
Masters and Johnson
First to really study sex, they observed it first hand
Kinsie
Interviewed subjects and found out people were doing a lot mo…
33 terms
Psychology (sex)
Endocrine System
Pituitary Gland
Gonads
How do you measure a lie?
bodily sensations and bases of emotions
under the brain is the master gland, it controls 9 endocrine…
produce hormones (androgen and estrogen)
one way can be a lie detector
Endocrine System
bodily sensations and bases of emotions
Pituitary Gland
under the brain is the master gland, it controls 9 endocrine…
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Psychology of Sex
sexual response cycle
refractory period
estrogens
testosterone
the four stages of sexual responding described by Masters and…
a resting period after orgasm, during which a male cannot rea…
sex hormones, such as estradiol, secreted in greater amounts…
the most important of the male sex hormones. Both males and f…
sexual response cycle
the four stages of sexual responding described by Masters and…
refractory period
a resting period after orgasm, during which a male cannot rea…
67 terms
Sex Psychology Chapter 1
Sexuality
Missionary Position
Ethnocentric
Sexual Revolution
all of the sexual attitudes, feelings, and behaviors associat…
a face-to-face position of sexual intercourse in which the wo…
the attitude that the behaviors and customs of one's own ethn…
a period in US history, beginning about 1960, of increased se…
Sexuality
all of the sexual attitudes, feelings, and behaviors associat…
Missionary Position
a face-to-face position of sexual intercourse in which the wo…
63 terms
Psychology of Sex
What is passion composed of?
What does intimacy involve?
What are the elements of commitment?
friends with benefits pertains to what…
sex, addiction, intense early on
bonding, sharing, closeness, secrets
cognition, decision to love despite differences
romantic love
What is passion composed of?
sex, addiction, intense early on
What does intimacy involve?
bonding, sharing, closeness, secrets
27 terms
GCSE Psychology - Sex and Gender
Sex Identity
What is the male hormone?
What are the male chromosomes?
What is the female hormone?
A biological term. A child's sex can be identified by their h…
Testosterone
XY
Oestrogen
Sex Identity
A biological term. A child's sex can be identified by their h…
What is the male hormone?
Testosterone
64 terms
Sex Psychology Chapter 11
"Normal" is defined from a statistical…
In his landmark surveys of 1948 and 19…
More recent research shows that monthl…
Although ethnic differences in masturb…
range
Kinsey, 92, 62
increase, 70's
latinos and african americans
"Normal" is defined from a statistical…
range
In his landmark surveys of 1948 and 19…
Kinsey, 92, 62
66 terms
Sex Psychology- Chapter 6
9
Half
Abstaining from sex
Calendar, billing, and symptothermal m…
Worldwide, there is need for effective contraceptive technolo…
Teen pregnancy rate in the United States is much higher than…
The best way to avoid unintended/unwanted pregnancy is _____.…
Methods that require fertility awareness are _____, _____, an…
9
Worldwide, there is need for effective contraceptive technolo…
Half
Teen pregnancy rate in the United States is much higher than…
53 terms
Chapter 10 sex psychology
As children grow, their curiosity abou…
In the initial school-age years, child…
______________ is the time in life in…
Many bodily changes occur, the result…
3-5
modesty
Puberty; reproduction
hormones
As children grow, their curiosity abou…
3-5
In the initial school-age years, child…
modesty
86 terms
chapter 10 sex psychology
puberty
secondary sex characteristics
menarche
nocturnal emission
the time in life when an individual first shows sexual attrac…
bodily changes that occur during puberty and differentiate me…
the term for a girl's first menstrual period.
an ejaculation that occurs during sleep in teenaged boys and…
puberty
the time in life when an individual first shows sexual attrac…
secondary sex characteristics
bodily changes that occur during puberty and differentiate me…
39 terms
Psychology: Secret of the Sexes- Brain Sex
Who was the cab driven by?
What was rigged inside of the cab?
What did the cab driver make sure to do?
What do men remember?
An actor
hidden cameras
To have the same conversation with all his passengers
The details about the car and the finances in London
Who was the cab driven by?
An actor
What was rigged inside of the cab?
hidden cameras
40 terms
Chapter 11 sex psychology
"normal" is defined from a statistical…
In his landmark surveys of 1948 and 19…
Studies show that the more ________ a…
Most people have fantasized about some…
range of behaviors or values
Kinsey; 92; 62
sex
replacement
"normal" is defined from a statistical…
range of behaviors or values
In his landmark surveys of 1948 and 19…
Kinsey; 92; 62
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Psychology of Sex Roles
Sex
Gender Stereotypes
Gender Structure
Patriarchy
Used for constructing the societal category of gender
An oversimplified description of what is supposedly masculine…
Different opportunities and constraints based on sexual categ…
A gender structure in which males dominate over women
Sex
Used for constructing the societal category of gender
Gender Stereotypes
An oversimplified description of what is supposedly masculine…
65 terms
chapter 9 sex psychology
sexual orientation
heterosexual
homosexual
bisexual
a distinct preference for sexual partners of a particular sex…
an individual with a sexual orientation primarily to members…
an individual with a sexual orientation primarily to members…
an individual with a sexual orientation toward both men and w…
sexual orientation
a distinct preference for sexual partners of a particular sex…
heterosexual
an individual with a sexual orientation primarily to members…
88 terms
Chapter 8 sex psychology
gender
gender identity
gender role
chromosomes
the social construction of femininity and masculinity.
one's subjective sense of being a man (or boy) or a woman (or…
a set of culturally specific norms concerning the expected be…
rod-shaped structures containing the genetic material that de…
gender
the social construction of femininity and masculinity.
gender identity
one's subjective sense of being a man (or boy) or a woman (or…
Sex Psychology Chapter 13
Studies have found that ___________ of…
When this happens, it is best to consi…
Today, most sexual problems are treate…
A better, multidisciplinary approach t…
At least half
couple's
medical
biopsychosocial
Studies have found that ___________ of…
At least half
When this happens, it is best to consi…
couple's
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Chapter 13 sex psychology
Studies have found that ______________…
Sexual problems often result from ____…
Today, most sexual problems are treate…
A better, multidisciplinary approach t…
half
different expectations and assumptions about sex
medical
biopsychosocial; medical and sexual
Studies have found that ______________…
half
Sexual problems often result from ____…
different expectations and assumptions about sex
69 terms
Psychology of Sex Exam 1
Alfred Kinsey
Masters and Johnsons
sperm competition
Sexual dimorphism
interviewed 18,000 about sex lives, see gener differences
have couples have sex, record physiological changes. First to…
When sperm from 2 males occupies female reproductive tract at…
differences between sexes (size, etc.) even though both face…
Alfred Kinsey
interviewed 18,000 about sex lives, see gener differences
Masters and Johnsons
have couples have sex, record physiological changes. First to…
52 terms
Psychology : Motivation : Sex
Genetic recombination
Where it came from?
Difference between male and female
Anisogamy
-Variety of offspring (at lease one will survive)... -Resistance…
Human nature is the product of sexual reproduction... -In order…
-Size of sex cell
a reproductive system that has more than one size sex cell... -U…
Genetic recombination
-Variety of offspring (at lease one will survive)... -Resistance…
Where it came from?
Human nature is the product of sexual reproduction... -In order…
66 terms
Psychology of sex differences
Sex stereotypes
gender intensified prescriptions
gender relaxed prescription
gender relaxed proscription
socially shared beliefs about qualities can be assigned to in…
traits that are seen as desirable for everyone but especially…
traits that are seen as desirable but in which persons of one…
contains traits that are not considered socially desirable bu…
Sex stereotypes
socially shared beliefs about qualities can be assigned to in…
gender intensified prescriptions
traits that are seen as desirable for everyone but especially…
Sex Psychology Chapter 6
The World Population is expected to in…
How many pregnancies by teenagers are…
What is the best way to avoid unintend…
What are the 3 methods that require fe…
9
half
abstaining from sex
Calendar, Billding, symptothermal
The World Population is expected to in…
9
How many pregnancies by teenagers are…
half
15 terms
Psychology ~ sex and gender
Sex identity
Gender identity
Phallic stage
Identification
A biological term which can be identified by hormones and chr…
A psychological term which can be identified by attitudes and…
Freud's third stage of psychosexual development in which gend…
To adopt the attitudes and behaviour of the same sex parent
Sex identity
A biological term which can be identified by hormones and chr…
Gender identity
A psychological term which can be identified by attitudes and…
60 terms
psychology of sex/gender
Doing Gender
Sex
Sex category
Gender
"Doing gender involves a complex of socially guided perceptua…
"sex is a determination by applying socially agreed on BIOLOG…
"Is achieved through application of the sex criteria but in e…
"Is the activity of managing situated conduct in light of nor…
Doing Gender
"Doing gender involves a complex of socially guided perceptua…
Sex
"sex is a determination by applying socially agreed on BIOLOG…
21 terms
Abnormal Psychology - Sex and Gender
4 stages of human sexual response cycle
Sexual Dysfunctions
Paraphilic Disorders
Lifelong sexual dysfunction
desire, excitement (marked by increases in heart rate, muscle…
Disorders in which people can't respond normally to key areas…
Repeated and intense sexual urges and fantasies in response t…
Struggle with sexual dysfunction their whole lives
4 stages of human sexual response cycle
desire, excitement (marked by increases in heart rate, muscle…
Sexual Dysfunctions
Disorders in which people can't respond normally to key areas…
18 terms
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)
16 terms
Psychology- Sex & Gender
Sex
Gender
Masculinity
Femininity
A biological term that tells us whether an individual is male…
A psychological term that tells us whether an individual is m…
A gender term associated with male traits/roles
A gender term associated with female traits/roles
Sex
A biological term that tells us whether an individual is male…
Gender
A psychological term that tells us whether an individual is m…
68 terms
Psychology Sex study guide
What is the definition of the actual/t…
If you know the actual use failure rat…
If joe and susie are sexually active a…
What was the formula I gave you for ca…
- actual/typical failure rate: the real world chance of getti…
Success rate= 1- failure rate... - 15% get pregnant after 1 year…
for every year you multiple 15% x .85... - after 5 years, there…
s^n - 1... n= the number of partners
What is the definition of the actual/t…
- actual/typical failure rate: the real world chance of getti…
If you know the actual use failure rat…
Success rate= 1- failure rate... - 15% get pregnant after 1 year…
21 terms
OCR Psychology: Sex & Gender
Sex
Gender
Masculinity
Femininity
A biological term, people are born male or female.
A psychological term, people can be masculine, feminine or an…
A gender term associated with male traits/roles.
A gender term associated with female traits/roles.
Sex
A biological term, people are born male or female.
Gender
A psychological term, people can be masculine, feminine or an…
26 terms
Psychology: Sex and Gender
Sex Identity
Sex Identity identified
Gender Identity
Gender Identity identified
A biological term that tells us if a person is male or female
at birth by biological factors (chromosomes and hormones)
A psychological term that is more related to how a person fee…
by attitudes and behaviour
Sex Identity
A biological term that tells us if a person is male or female
Sex Identity identified
at birth by biological factors (chromosomes and hormones)
25 terms
Psychology - Sex and gender
Sex
Gender
Freuds psychosexual stages - 0-1 years
Freuds psychosexual stages - 2-3 years
The biological aspects that make us male/female
The psychological/cultural aspects that make us male/female
Oral
Anal
Sex
The biological aspects that make us male/female
Gender
The psychological/cultural aspects that make us male/female
15 terms
Psychology- sex and gender
Sex identity
Gender identity
Phallic stage
Identification
A biological term. Childs sex can be identified by their horm…
A psychological term. Gender can be identified by their attit…
Freud's third stage of psychosexual development, in which gen…
To adopt the attitudes and behaviour of the same-sex parents
Sex identity
A biological term. Childs sex can be identified by their horm…
Gender identity
A psychological term. Gender can be identified by their attit…
Psychology - Sex and Gender
Definition of Sex Identity
Definition of Gender Identity
Biological Differences Between Males a…
Freuds Psychodynamic Theory of Gender…
Sex identity is a biological status - whether someone is male…
Gender identity is a psychological status - whether someone i…
Female Hormones - Oestrogen.... Female Chromosomes - xx.... Male ho…
Freud believed that development happens in five stages. The t…
Definition of Sex Identity
Sex identity is a biological status - whether someone is male…
Definition of Gender Identity
Gender identity is a psychological status - whether someone i…
12 terms
Psychology sex and gender
Sex identity
Gender identity
Phallic stage
Identification
Identified by hormones and chromosomes. It is biological and…
Identified by attitudes and behaviours. determinging masculin…
Friends third stage of psychosexual development in which gend…
To adopt the attitudes and behaviour of the same sex parent
Sex identity
Identified by hormones and chromosomes. It is biological and…
Gender identity
Identified by attitudes and behaviours. determinging masculin…
8 terms
SEX TERMS PSYCHOLOGY
Intersex
Gender fluid
Transgender
Non-binary/Genderqueer
A variety of conditions person born w/reproductive or sex ana…
move between genders, flucturate... A person who always feels l…
Someone whose identity does not conform w/sex assigned at bir…
Identity other than female/male overlap, 2 or more genders w/…
Intersex
A variety of conditions person born w/reproductive or sex ana…
Gender fluid
move between genders, flucturate... A person who always feels l…
26 terms
Psychology- Sex and Gender
Sex
Gender
Core Theory: Biological Approach (BA)
Chromosome (BA)
biological term, whether individual is male or female
psychological term, whether individual is masculine, feminine…
- Believes that individuals gender is decided at same time as…
part of cell that contains genetic information
Sex
biological term, whether individual is male or female
Gender
psychological term, whether individual is masculine, feminine…
18 terms
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…
Sex Psychology Chapter 2
Women's genitalia are collectively kno…
This includes the ...(6 things)
The ... & ... become covered with hair…
The ... has no known function other th…
Vulva
Mons veneris, labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, vaginal o…
Mons veneris & Outer surfaces of the labia majora
Clitoris
Women's genitalia are collectively kno…
Vulva
This includes the ...(6 things)
Mons veneris, labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, vaginal o…
36 terms
Psychology- sex and gender
What is sex?
What is gender?
What is gender identity?
What was the method and results of Rec…
Biological aspects of an individual
Psychological aspects of maleness and femaleness
determines a child's gender by their attitudes and behaviour.…
METHOD: Researchers rated 46 boys with gender disturbance for…
What is sex?
Biological aspects of an individual
What is gender?
Psychological aspects of maleness and femaleness
28 terms
GCSE Psychology - Sex and Gender
Describe sex identity
What is the male hormone?
What are the male chromosomes?
What is the female hormone?
Identified by hormones and chromosomes which determine whethe…
Testosterone
XY
Oestrogen
Describe sex identity
Identified by hormones and chromosomes which determine whethe…
What is the male hormone?
Testosterone
12 terms
Gcse psychology sex and gender
Sex
Gender
Masculine
Feminine
The biological status of being either male or female which is…
A psychological term describing whether a person feels, think…
Having typically male traits (characteristics) e.g aggressive…
Having typically female traits e.g caring, sensitive, creative
Sex
The biological status of being either male or female which is…
Gender
A psychological term describing whether a person feels, think…
9 terms
Psychology sex and gender
Sex
Gender
Masculine
Feminine
A biological term that tells us if an individual is male or f…
Psychological term that tells us if an individual is masculin…
A gender term associated with male characteristics and behavi…
A gender term associtaed with female characteristcs and behav…
Sex
A biological term that tells us if an individual is male or f…
Gender
Psychological term that tells us if an individual is masculin…
122 terms
sex psychology chapter 5
bacteria
virus
sexuallly transmitted infections
sexually related diseases
small, single-celled organisms that lack a nuclear membrane,…
a protein shell around a nucleic acid core. they have either…
infections that can be but are not necessarily always, transm…
diseases of the reproductive system or genitals that are not…
bacteria
small, single-celled organisms that lack a nuclear membrane,…
virus
a protein shell around a nucleic acid core. they have either…
86 terms
Sex Psychology Chapter 5
2
bacteria, viruses, and parasites
gonorrhea and chlamydia
pelvic inflammatory disease
One in ______ Americans will have at least one STI sometime i…
The behavior is merely the mode of transmission for _______,…
In the early stages of _________ and _________, most women an…
If they are not treated, the bacteria that cause these two ST…
2
One in ______ Americans will have at least one STI sometime i…
bacteria, viruses, and parasites
The behavior is merely the mode of transmission for _______,…
15 terms
Psychology - Sex and Gender
Sex identity
Gender Identity
Phallic stage
Identification
A biological term. A childs sex can be identified by their ho…
A psychological term. A child's gender can be identified by t…
Freud's third stage of psychosexual development, in which gen…
To adopt the attitudes and behaviour of the same sex parent
Sex identity
A biological term. A childs sex can be identified by their ho…
Gender Identity
A psychological term. A child's gender can be identified by t…
16 terms
Psychology - Sex and Gender
What is Sex?
What is Gender?
What are Gender Roles?
What is Androgyny?
Biological aspects
Psychological and cultural aspects
Roles people should do based on being female or male
High levels of female and male aspects
What is Sex?
Biological aspects
What is Gender?
Psychological and cultural aspects
90 terms
Sex Psychology Chapter 10
As children grow, their curiosity abou…
In the initial school-age years, child…
____ is the time in life in which an i…
Many bodily changes occur, the result…
3-5
modesty
puberty, reproduction
hormone
As children grow, their curiosity abou…
3-5
In the initial school-age years, child…
modesty
Sex Psychology Chapter 5
One in ... Americans will have at leas…
The behavior is merely the mode of tra…
The three most common STI's (In the US…
In the early stages of .... and .....…
...
...
...
...
One in ... Americans will have at leas…
...
The behavior is merely the mode of tra…
...
13 terms
Psychology: Sex and Gender
Sex
Gender
Androgyny
Chromosome
Refers to biological differences(male or female)
The characteristics.Refers to masculine or feminine(can chang…
Both masculine and feminine characteristics
Found in the nucleus (23 pairs=genetic makeup)
Sex
Refers to biological differences(male or female)
Gender
The characteristics.Refers to masculine or feminine(can chang…
Sex Psychology Chapter 3
Hormones are chemical substances that…
The testicles produce the "male hormon…
Hormones from the ... cause the ovarie…
In adult women, an egg matures on an a…
...
...
...
...
Hormones are chemical substances that…
...
The testicles produce the "male hormon…
...
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