Effect of filmed modeling on the self-reported frequency of masturbation

  title={Effect of filmed modeling on the self-reported frequency of masturbation},
  author={Elaine M. Heiby and Jack D. Becker},
  journal={Archives of Sexual Behavior},
  • E. Heiby, J. Becker
  • Published 1 April 1980
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Archives of Sexual Behavior
Forty-eight female college students were asked to complete a sexual attitudes questionnaire in which a frequency of masturbation scale was embedded. Twenty-four of the women (the experimental group) then individually viewed an explicit modeling film involving female masturbation. One month later, all subjects again completed the same questionnaire. Subjects in the experimental group also completed a questionnaire evaluating aspects of the film. Results indicated that the experimental group… 

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