Human Sexuality Test 3

  1. Fetish
    objects, body part (ex: shoes, fabrics, feet)
  2. Transvestic Fetishism, Transvestism
    Opposite sex clothing for sex pleasure
  3. Sadomasochism
    Sexual sadism, sexual masochism

    Dom sub, bondage discipline
  4. Autoerotic asphyxiation
    When oxygen is deprived while trying orgasm
  5. Klismaphilia
    Enemas; as kids were given enemas by overly concerned moms
  6. Coprophilia
  7. Urophilia
  8. Non-coercive paraphilia
    • Transvestic fetishism, transvestism
    • Sadomasochism
    • Autoerotic Asphyxiation
    • Klismaphilia
    • Coprophilia
    • Urophilia
  9. Exhibitionism
    Flashing, indecent exposure; 50% of women have been flashed
  10. Voyeurism
    Peeping Tom's, now harder to arrest, high tech devices
  11. Frotteurism
    Rubbing against others in public
  12. Necrophilia
    Corpses, death, signs of serious psych disturbance
  13. Zoophilia/Bestiality
    Animals; 50% of boys on farms engage in this before the age of 16, if occurs in adult, psych
  14. Pedophilia
  15. Ephebophilia
    Post Pubescent 13-17
  16. Clearly explain three possible causes of paraphilia
    • 1. Classical conditioning, something related to sex
    • becomes linked to sex associatively until you start responding to that thing

    • 2. Biological: a disturbance in a certain part of
    • the brain; temporal lobe epilepsy. Researchers have found that some
    • paraphiliacs have differences in brain structure and brain chemistry and
    • possible lesions in certain parts of the brain.

    • 3. Developmental; auditory, tactile, and visual
    • stimuli we experience during childhood sex play form a template in our brain that defines our ideal lover and ideal sexual situation. If our childhood sex play remains undisturbed, development goes on toward heterosexual desires.

    a. Victim Perpetrator thing.
  17. Explain the difference between a sexual behavior preference and a paraphilia, and why the term paraphilia is controversial
    • A. A preference is something someone chooses to do
    • because they want; a strong liking. A paraphillia is different in the sense that the object of their desire is necessary for arousal and orgasm.

    It is controversial to use paraphilia because it implies a mental illness
  18. Explain the difference between a non-coercive/consensual and a coercive/non-consensual
    • A. Noncoercive paraphillia—Do not harm others;
    • engaged in with others’ permission. Coercive paraphillia—engaged in with
    • nonconsenting victims
Card Set
Human Sexuality Test 3
Varieties of Sexual Expression