A brief review and discussion of sex differences in the specificity of sexual arousal

  title={A brief review and discussion of sex differences in the specificity of sexual arousal},
  author={Meredith L Chivers},
  journal={Sexual and Relationship Therapy},
  pages={377 - 390}
  • M. Chivers
  • Published 1 November 2005
  • Psychology, Biology
  • Sexual and Relationship Therapy
Sex differences in human sexuality are plentiful and include physical, psychological, and psychophysiological variations (Geary, 1998). Examples include masturbation frequency (Oliver & Hyde, 1993), sex drive (Baumeister et al., 2001), habituation of sexual arousal to sexual stimuli (Laan & Everaerd, 1995a, b; O’Donohue & Geer, 1985), cognition (Geer & Bellard, 1996), self-reported arousal to sexual stimuli (Murnen & Stockton, 1997), and the concordance between genital and self-reported sexual… 
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