Do all orgasms feel alike? Evaluating a two‐dimensional model of the orgasm experience across gender and sexual context

  title={Do all orgasms feel alike? Evaluating a two‐dimensional model of the orgasm experience across gender and sexual context},
  author={Kenneth Mah and Yitzchak M. Binik},
  journal={The Journal of Sex Research},
  pages={104 - 113}
  • K. Mah, Y. Binik
  • Published 1 May 2002
  • Psychology
  • The Journal of Sex Research
The characteristics common to all human orgasm experiences and potential gender and contextual factors affecting these experiences were investigated in two studies. A two‐dimensional descriptive model of the orgasm experience was evaluated by testing hypotheses concerning (a) fit of the model to adjective‐ratings data describing male and female orgasm experiences, and (b) sexual context effects on the importance of model components. In the first model‐evaluation study, 888 university students… 

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