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Women drive the need for dating and romance

Without sex, there is little intimacy between adults. Women are dependent on men to provide this sense of passion and connection with another adult. Platonic love is caring and affectionate. Sexual love (or reciprocating sexual love) can be more intensely emotional (at least in the beginning). Women experience this through the need to respond to…

Rejection of statistical sex research

Sex research, that reveals women’s conclusions, challenges male beliefs about how and when women orgasm. The idea that women orgasm alone rather than with a lover was unpopular. So the approach was quickly abandoned, Men want to know how women can be encouraged to engage in more intercourse. For the same reason, women also want…

Shere Hite published in 1976

Shere Hite’s work was a thesis produced for her doctorate in sexuality. Her research had much lower funding than Kinsey’s and so was more limited in scope. Hite circulated a lengthy questionnaire through women’s magazines and to passers-by on the street in the US in the early 1970s. Shere Hite’s sample was made up of…

The story behind the G-spot myth (1982)

In the 1980s, Beverly Whipple and John Perry were teaching women Kegel exercises for urinary stress incontinence. They identified a patch of erectile tissue that can be felt through the front wall of the vagina, directly behind the pubic bone. They named this the G-spot after Dr Ernst Gräfenberg, who wrote about the area in…

Asking young women to define female sexuality

Scientists have suggested various anatomy that might be involved in female orgasm. No research was necessary to establish the male sex organ. Men know (and their lovers know) what anatomy is involved in male orgasm. Scientists proposed theories about female sexual anatomy because women themselves (and their lovers) did not know. Despite the variety of…

Women are not respected for being promiscuous

A man defends his honour by fighting and beating an opponent. A woman defends her honour by fighting off unwanted suitors and saving her virginity for her own choice of lover. One of the greatest insults a man can use against another man is to imply that his mother is sexually easy. Someone who has…

Why women feel inadequate about their bodies

A girl has a vulva, including clitoral bud and vaginal opening. The mound at the front covered in pubic hair is the vulva. From front to back there is first the urethra (opening for urinating), next the clitoris, then the vaginal opening, the perineum and the anus at the back. Rather than refer to explicit…