Sex Differences in Patterns of Genital Sexual Arousal: Measurement Artifacts or True Phenomena?

@article{Suschinsky2009SexDI,
  title={Sex Differences in Patterns of Genital Sexual Arousal: Measurement Artifacts or True Phenomena?},
  author={Kelly D Suschinsky and Martin L Lalumi{\`e}re and Meredith L Chivers},
  journal={Archives of Sexual Behavior},
  year={2009},
  volume={38},
  pages={559-573}
}
Sex differences in patterns of sexual arousal have been reported recently. Men’s genital arousal is typically more category-specific than women’s, such that men experience their greatest genital arousal to stimuli depicting their preferred sex partners whereas women experience significant genital arousal to stimuli depicting both their preferred and non-preferred sex partners. In addition, men’s genital and subjective sexual arousal patterns are more concordant than women’s: The correlation… Expand
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