Sexual arousal patterns of bisexual men revisited

  title={Sexual arousal patterns of bisexual men revisited},
  author={A. M. Rosenthal and David Sylva and Adam Safron and J. Michael Bailey},
  journal={Biological Psychology},

The Male Bisexuality Debate Revisited: Some Bisexual Men Have Bisexual Arousal Patterns

On average, the bisexual men showed a bisexual arousal pattern, with respect to both self-reported and genital arousal, and were more aroused by the bisexual stimulus compared with the homosexual and heterosexual men.

Sexual Arousal and Mental Health in Bisexual Men

There is variation in the extent to which bisexual men get sexually aroused to both sexes. A different line of research suggests that they also vary in how vulnerable they are to mental health

Men and Women with Bisexual Identities Show Bisexual Patterns of Sexual Attraction to Male and Female “Swimsuit Models”

  • R. Lippa
  • Psychology, Sociology
    Archives of sexual behavior
  • 2013
B bisexual men and women showed bisexual patterns of attraction and viewing times to photo models, which strongly distinguished them from same-sex heterosexual and homosexual participants.

Men and Women with Bisexual Identities Show Bisexual Patterns of Sexual Attraction to Male and Female “Swimsuit Models”

  • R. Lippa
  • Psychology, Sociology
    Archives of Sexual Behavior
  • 2012
Do self-identified bisexual men and women actually show bisexual patterns of sexual attraction and interest? To answer this question, I studied bisexual men’s and women’s sexual attraction to

Sexual Arousal Patterns of Mostly Heterosexual Men

Mostly heterosexual men describe themselves as slightly bisexual, with predominant sexual attraction to women but occasional attraction to men. After “completely heterosexual,” “mostly heterosexual”

Sexual Arousal Patterns of Mostly Heterosexual Men

“Mostly heterosexual” appears to be a gradation of male sexual orientation associated with unique genital arousal patterns, among other correlates, which supports increased bisexual arousal with respect to self-report and genital arousal pattern among the mostly heterosexual men, compared with the completely heterosexual men.

Neural Correlates of Sexual Orientation in Heterosexual, Bisexual, and Homosexual Men

Studies of subjective and genital sexual arousal in monosexual (i.e. heterosexual and homosexual) men have repeatedly found that erotic stimuli depicting men’s preferred sex produce strong responses,

Gender-Specificity of Genital Response and Self-Reported Sexual Arousal in Women Endorsing Facets of Bisexuality

Gender-specific sexual arousal has been examined in women with sexual attractions toward predominantly women or men, but not in women reporting sexual attractions to both genders. In this study,



Sexual Arousal Patterns of Bisexual Men

B bisexual men did not have strong genital arousal to both male and female sexual stimuli, and most bisexual men appeared homosexual with respect to genital arousal, although some appeared heterosexual.

Patterns of Sexual Arousal in Homosexual, Bisexual, and Heterosexual Men

The findings of this study indicate that bisexuality in men is associated with a unique and specific pattern of sexual arousal.

A Comparison of Male Heterosexual and Male Homosexual Patterns of Sexual Arousal

We examined both self‐reported and physiologically measured sexual arousal of male heterosexual and homosexual subjects to explore various parameters of sexual response in these two groups. Results

A Sex Difference in the Specificity of Sexual Arousal

The results for females are unlikely to be explained by ascertainment biases, and suggest that sexual arousal patterns play fundamentally different roles in male and female sexuality.

Cognitive and physiological indices of sexual arousal in homosexual, bisexual, and heterosexual males

Cognitive and physiological indices of sexual arousal were investigated utilizing groups of homosexual, bisexual, and heterosexual subjects (ten subjects per group) who were presented both homosexual

Predictors of Movement Toward Homosexuality: A Longitudinal Study of Bisexual Men

We examined predictors of movement toward more homosexual sexual feelings among behaviorally bisexual men. Two hundred sixteen behaviorally bisexual men, recruited from diverse sources, were

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

In this study, 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 primary to the gender of the actors is investigated.

Heterosexuality, Homosexuality, and Erotic Age Preference

Heterosexual and homosexual males who erotically preferred physically mature partners were compared with respect to the erotic impact of the nonpreferred age groups (of the preferred gender) and the

Sexual Behavior in the Human Male

"Sexual Behavior in the Human Female" was originally published in 1953, five years after the male volume. The material presented in this book was derived from personal interviews with nearly 6,000