Gender and sexual orientation differences in sexual response to sexual activities versus gender of actors in sexual films.

  title={Gender and sexual orientation differences in sexual response to sexual activities versus gender of actors in sexual films.},
  author={Meredith L Chivers and Michael C. Seto and Ray Blanchard},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  volume={93 6},
In this study, the authors investigated the hypothesis that women's sexual orientation and sexual responses in the laboratory correlate less highly than do men's because women respond primarily to the sexual activities performed by actors, whereas men respond primarily to the gender of the actors. The participants were 20 homosexual women, 27 heterosexual women, 17 homosexual men, and 27 heterosexual men. The videotaped stimuli included men and women engaging in same-sex intercourse, solitary… 

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