Gender differences in sexuality: a meta-analysis.

  title={Gender differences in sexuality: a meta-analysis.},
  author={M. B. Oliver and J. Hyde},
  journal={Psychological bulletin},
  volume={114 1},
  • M. B. Oliver, J. Hyde
  • Published 1993
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychological bulletin
  • This meta-analysis surveyed 177 usable sources that reported data on gender differences on 21 different measures of sexual attitudes and behaviors. The largest gender difference was in incidence of masturbation: Men had the greater incidence (d = .96). There was also a large gender difference in attitudes toward casual sex: Males had considerably more permissive attitudes (d = .81). There were no gender differences in attitudes toward homosexuality or in sexual satisfaction. Most other gender… CONTINUE READING
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