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1978

JUSTINE HILL

A Study of Male Genitalia

HAROLD S. ROGERS

Sexual Attitudes and Behavior of People in the Process of Divorce:  A Study of Sexuality and Its Association with Loneliness


1979

IRENE GAD-LUTHER

Types of Marital Interaction in Alcoholic Family Systems and their Relationships with Existing Patterns of Sexual Difficulties

CHARLES ALLEN MOSER

An Exploratory-Descriptive Study of a Self-Defined S/M (Sadomasochistic) Sample

FRANK JEFFERSON TOMBRELLO

The Effects of Alkyl Nitrites on Male Orgasm

MILDRED L. BROWN

Initiating Marital Coitus


1980

JACKIE V. DAVISON

Valium and Its Effect on Female Sexuality: An Exploratory, Descriptive Study

MARIAN E. DUNN

Women's Perceptions of Male Sexual Attractiveness:  The Role of Male Eye Contact

JAMES EDWARD ELIAS

Adolescent Exposure to Erotica

JOHN MYRON HOLLAND

Education and Training of Health Professionals in the Provision of Sexual Health Care

RICHARD KAVICH-SHARON

A Comparative Evaluation of Sexual Behavior Before and After Acute Coronary Events in Selected Patients and Their Partners

MERVYN LAWRENCE MASON

Perceived Sociosexual Compatibility of Co-marital (Swinging) Couples as Compared to Normative Married Couples

SHAREN LEE SHAPIRO

Sexual Attitudes and Activities of Obese Women

SAINT STROUD

A Study of the Increased Balance in Preorgasmic Women's Sex-Role Scores After Treatment


1981

RICHARD WAGNER

Gay Catholic Priests:  A Study of Cognitive and Affective Dissonance

DWIGHT DIXON

Bisexual and Heterosexual Swinging Husbands:  Their Androgyny, Orgasms and Perceived Sexual Satisfaction and Marital Happiness

JOAN K. DIXON

The Effect of Swinging on Initiating Active Bisexual Behavior in Married Women Over 30 Years of Age

CAROLYN ANN LIVINGSTON

Premature Ejaculation in Young Males

ALBERT Z. FREEDMAN

Extra-Monogamous Sex in Couple Relationships

GEORGE DEWEY CANNON, JR.

The Effect of Topical Estrogen on the Superficial Flow of Blood in the Breast Area

PHYLLIS WYN O'FLATTERY

A Correlation Study of Emotional Response to the Genitalia; Attitudes Toward Masturbation; and the Incidence and Frequency of Masturbation in a Sample of Professional Women

GINA OGDEN

Perception of Touch in Easily Orgasmic Women During Peak Sexual Experiences


1982

MARGUERITE RUBENSTEIN

An In-depth Study of Bisexuality and Its Relationship to Self-Esteem

MICHAEL EARL PERRY

The Perceived Utility of Sexually Explicit Video in the Sex Education of Adolescents

DIANE LOUISE MORRISSETTE

The Effects of Diabetes and Blindness on Female Sexual Response

MILDRED APTER-MARSH

The Sexual Behavior of Alcoholic Women While Drinking and During Sobriety

ELAINE S. SELESNICK

Lifetime Patterns of Ejaculatory Frequency in the Human Male as a Factor Contributing to Risk of Symptomatic Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia


1983

ERWIN ALBERT SCHILL

Women With Multiple Sclerosis:  A Study of Sexual Attitudes and Behaviors

EVELYNE SCHREIER

Study on Endorphin Level in the Plasma Before and After Orgasm

LOUANNE C. COLE

Utilization of Sexual Health-Promoting Information by Women: Knowledge and Performance of Kegel Exercises and Locus of Control

BARBARA J. MERCER

Anal Eroticism in Women - An Exploration of the Relationships Between Sexual Preference and Anal Sexual Behaviors, Fantasies, and Attitudes


1984

SHIRLEE M. PASSAU-BUCK

Sexuality and Self-Concept Characterization of Female Gynecology Teaching Associates at a Mid-West School of Medicine

BARBARA BERNACHE-BAKER

The Sexual Attitudes and Behavior of Private and Public Secondary Students:  A Comparative Study

CHARLENE Q. ARBOGAST

The Effects of Mastectomy on the Sexual Behavior of Fifty Women

JANICE BOWLES EPP

The Orgasmic Frequency and Reliability of Assertive and Unassertive Women

SYLVIA BABBIN

Kissing and Its Relationship with Marital and Sexual Satisfaction:  An Initial Perspective

ROGER E. PEO

Women Who Relate to Male Transvestites:  A Descriptive Study

YVES DALPÉ

The Relationship Among Personality Characteristics and Sexual Desire and Frequency of Coupled Women


1985

THOMAS ARNOLD MARTIN

Correlates of Erotic Fantasy Frequency

ABEL PERARD EDMOND

The Relationship Between Menstrual Cycle, Couple Adjust ment, and Female Sexual Behavior/Response

JORGE MIGUEL BERMUDEZ

A Comparison of Nocturnal Penile Tumescence (NPT) Measurements Between Psychogenic Erectile Dysfunctional and Non-dysfunctional Males

LAWRENCE JAMES FRIESEN

Core Curriculum:  Religious/Biblical Sexual Studies


1986

J. DUDLEY CHAPMAN

The Neuropsychoendocrinology of the Sexual Response

H. MARTIN MALIN

Sexual Behavior and Attitudes in the Private Lives of Male Sex Surrogates

DAVID PORTER HADERER

A Correlative Study of Self Concepts and Sexual Behaviours of Women 15 to 17 Years of Age

SIDNEY A. FOGEL

The Psychosexual Correlates of Mastectomy:  The Response of Mastectomy Patients to their Interaction with the Health Care System

SYLVIA FRANCES RHUE

Women in Love:  Bonding Strategies of Black Lesbians

JUDITH HUFFMAN-SEIFER

Characteristics of Families Who Report Child/Adult Sexual Activity:  A Comparative Study

PATRICIA GRAY

Female Sex Surrogates, Their Personal Sexual Behavior and Attitudes


1987

GORM WAGNER

An Evaluation of the Methods of Clinical Intervention in Male Sexual Dysfunction

WILLIAM R. WILEY

Aphrodisiacal Efficacy of Swissoats

STELLA K. MOSTEL

Sexual Attitudes and Behaviors of Middle-class Women in Relation to Sexually Transmitted Diseases

DEBORAH ANN CAUST

Impact of the AIDS Phenomenon on Heterosexual and Bisexual Swingers

JACK L. SUMMERS

The Effects of Multiple Sclerosis on Human Sexuality

BARBARA FEDERGREEN ANDERSON

Adolescent Contraception:  Relationship Factors Influencing Contraceptive Use Effectiveness

JUDITH A. MEISNER

Assessment of Satisfaction, Sexual Adjustment and Sexual Functioning in Male Patients and Their Partners After Penile Prosthesis Implantation

JUDITH DEAN

Religion, Power and Sex

JOAN LEVI

A Course on the History of Jewish Thought on Sexuality for the Therapist

LIBBY TANNER

Current Status of Sex Education in Graduate Schools of Social Work in the United States

GEORGE IRVING DEABILL

An Investigation of Sexual Behaviors in Mixed Sexual Orientation Couples:  Gay Husband and Straight Wife

JOHN T. LAMBERT

Premarital Sexual Permissiveness of Female College Nursing Students

ROBERT J. OLIVER

An Organization of a Network for the Management of Criminal Child Sexual Abuse on Guam, U.S.A. Territory

STEVEN J. MALAMUTH

The Licensing of Erotological Technologies and the Certification of Qualified Erotologists


1988

JAMES WILLIAM FROCK

Erotosexual Imagery Before and After Menopause: A Retrospective Study

JUNE MARTIN

The Incidence, Frequency and Rate of Genital Satisfaction of 64 Post-Operative Male-to-Female Transsexuals Reported to be Experienced During Various Sexual Behaviors:  A Descriptive Study

PATRICK DEAN GLASSCOCK

Sexual Behavior of Gay and/or Bisexual Males with a Diagnosis of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome:  An Investigative Study

HAROLD FIEDLER

Diversity in Adult Autoerotic Behaviors:  A Survey and Comparison Study of Pictorial Representations


1989

ADELE ZORN

Similarities and Differences Between Gambling Behaviors and Sexual Behaviors of Older People

DELLA REAVES and EZRA MAXWELL FITZ-GERALD

Sexual Boredom:  Its Impact Upon Marriage

MERRILY PILOT

HIV/AIDS Prevention Education via Adult Entertainment/Sexual Discussion Booths:  Sex Information Sources, Perceived Benefits and Privacy Preferences

ELAINI GARDINER

Sexual Desire and Sexual Behavior:  Their Relationship in 113 Women

OMAIRA MARQUEZ MARIN

A Descriptive and Exploratory Study of the Orgasmic Response of A Female Sample From the City of Caracas, Venezuela

SAM COLEMAN

Sexual Variations and the Effects of Cross-dressing on the Frequencies of Sexual Behaviors of Male Transvestites


1990

SANDRA COLE

Facing the Challenges of Sexual Exploitation and Disability

NANCY ANN PAULIC

Openness to Experience Versus Marital Intimacy as the Determinant of Sexual Satisfaction

GEORGE GEORGIOU

Sexual Attitudes of Greek Orthodox Priests

MICHAEL SANDERSON

A Descriptive of Quality of Touch Between Afro-American Males and Caucasian Males as Depicted in Sexually Explicit Videos


1991

MARY MALCOLM

An In-depth Psychometric Study of the Personality and Occupational Characteristics of 10 Female Entrepreneurial Sexual Service Professionals

WILLIAM R. FARRALL

Development of a Stimulus Set for Assessing the Arousal Patterns of Sex Offenders Using a Video Format with Audio Stories and Still Photographs

MILYNN ANDERSON

A Phenomenological Study of Youth and Parents From the Simpson United Methodist Church Fort Wayne, Indiana, In Their Evaluation of a Sexuality Education Resource

AILEEN BETH GOODSON

Therapy, Nudity and Joy:  The Therapeutic Use of Nudity Through the Ages

FANG-FU RUAN

Sex in China:  Studies in Sexology in Chinese Culture

PATRICIA ANN PICKETT

Sexually Explicit Advertisements in Women's Magazines: Characteristics of Erotic Content

LISA MARIE FIELDS

A Select Group of Bisexual Males in Michigan:  Barriers to Behavior Change in Reducing the Risk of HIV Transmission


1992

ANITA K. JORDAN

Sexual Jealousy

DOROTHY SUE SCOFF

Sexual Behavior, History and Attitudes in the Private and Professional Lives of Strippers

ROBIN TAYLOR

A Correlation Between Perceived Parental Sexual Attitudes in the Family of Origin and Adult Sexual Attitudes

PAUL SCHENEBECK

Condoms and Women:  Concerns Associated With Their Purchase and Use in 250 College Women

BETTY ANN DODSON

Selfloving:  A Portrait of a Women's Sexuality Seminar

MARILYN A. FITHIAN

Any Man Can:  A Multiple Orgasmic Technique for Every Loving Man


1993

MARTY KLEIN

The Written Word:  A Review and Analysis of Ten Years of Sexuality Education Using the Popular Press

PATRICIA O. BRITTON

Comparative Quantitative Analysis of the Similarities and Differences in Female-Versus-Male Directed/Produced/Written Commercial Sex Films and Videos (1980 - 1990)

LYNN LEIGHT

A Noble Project Flawed:  The Challenge and Disruption (by Christian Fundamentalist Activists) of the Original Doctoral Thesis to Measure the Sexual Knowledge, Behavior and Attitudes of Secondary Students at Specific Dade County Schools

WILLIAM A. HENKIN

Differences in Self Reports of Masculinity Among Gender and Gender-Identified Groups

AMEL ANTHON

A Study of Sexual Behavior and Menopausal Syndrome on Women with Menopause in Jakarta

WILLIAM SEABLOOM

Dragons Beware!  Child Sexual Health:  The Vision, A New Reality

KATHRYN THOMAS

The Perceived Family Sexual Atmosphere During the Upbringing of a Sample of Pedophiles

CARL SCHWARTZ

The Internal Perceptual Sensory Systems of Delinquent Adolescents:  Observing the Moral and Non-moral Structure


1994

ALICIA S. BABENCO

Sexual Satisfaction for Women:  A Phenomenological Study and Video Survey

SETH MICHAEL PROSTERMAN

Prevalence of Antibodies to Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV-1) in a Bay Area Sample of Male and Female Swingers

CLIFF J. SCHEINER

An Annotated Anthology of Erotologically Significant Sexually Explicit Literature Published 1527 - 1969

GÜNTHER HELMUT SCHON

Sexuality Problems in Berlin:  An Evaluation of the Counseling Work of the Centrum fur SexualWissenschaft e.V. (Center for Sexology, Inc.) in Berlin (Germany)

MICHAEL RA BOUCHARD

Comparative Content Analysis of the Similarities and Differences in Females and Males Participating on an Uncensored, Membership-based, Adult Telephone Talk Line

HOWARD RUPPEL, JR.

Publication Trends in the Sexological Literature:  A Comparison of Two Contemporary Journals


1995

BERNARDO IGNACIO USECHE

The Sexual Behavior of Colombian Adolescents and Young Adults

ALAN FLETCHER

An Erotological Investigation of Male Homosexual Imagery in Contemporary Film

MARYANN SCHRODER

New Women:  Sexological Outcomes of Gender Reassignment Surgery

BARNABY B. BARRATT

Sexual Counseling in Primary Care Medicine:  Aspects of Curriculum Development in Residency Education

DAVID S. HALL  *

Consent for Sexual Behavior in a College Student Population


1996

WALTER MEYER

Women's Orgasmic Experience:  An Investigation of Its Correlates and Its Functional Significance

DON E. BENT

Attitudes Toward Sexuality as Predictors of Sexual Functioning in Males

HELLE LARSEN

Stress-Tension-Reduction-Training (STRT):  A Therapeutic Tool in the Rehabilitation of Women Survivors of Sexual Torture

JAMES W. HERRIOT

alt.sex:  An Initial Exploratory Study of Sexual Communication on the Internet

RANDY SUE KLEIN  *

Penile Augmentation Surgery

KAYE RENSHAW

Will Graduate Counseling Students Demonstrate an Increased Level of Knowledge in the Areas of Human Sexuality, Sex Offenders, the Treatment of Sex Offenders and the Treatment of Developmentally Delayed Sex Offenders Following a Brief Training Course and Development of a Proposed Certification Training Course for Professionals

GERALD ROGERS

Development of a Comprehensive Training Program for Treatment Providers of Sex Offenders and Paraphiliacs


1997

CAROL L. CLARK

A Comparison Between Sex Offenders With Mental Retardation and With Normal Intelligence on Six Scales of Interpersonal Behavior

OONA MOURIER

Impact of the Knowledge of Woman's Sexual Archetypes on the Attitudes Toward Sexuality of a Group of Women

DON SIDELINKER

Post-opperative Orgasm in the Female to Male Transsexual

DANIEL WATTELMAN

The Perceived Inhibiting Factors and Sexual Behavior of Child Molesters

KATHLEEN A. CERVENKA

Reciprocity of Power in the Treatment of Sexual Desire Disorder:  A Structural Systems Approach

AMAIA MONTES

HIV Risk Reduction Intervention for Latino Couples:  Sexological Approach


1998

ROGER L. GUNDER

The Sexual Attitudes of Mental Health Professionals Providing Clinical Services to Sexual Offenders: Comparisons by Sex and Academic Achievement

MARIANNA BECK and JACK HAFFERKAMP

Essential Erotology, Basic Course in Our Erotic Heritage

KARIN E. WEISS

Sex and the Goddess: Women's Erotic Spirit and Sacred Sexual Power

AMY CAPLAN DEMNER

The Gender-Identity/Role of Adolescents Raised by Lesbian/Gay Parents

JACQUELINE FRAN FISHER  *

Making the Transition Between Elective Asceticism and Secular Life: A Life Narrative Study of Former Roman Catholic Nuns

CLAUDIA A. SIX

Differentiation in Nontraditional Couples


1999

ROBYN McCLAY

Female Sex Offenders: A Comparative Study of Beliefs and Attitudes of Mental Health Graduate Students and Nonmental Health Graduate Students

HANI MILETSKI

Bestiality-Zoophilia: An Exploratory Study


2000

CLAUDIA CONTESSINI

The Therapeutic and Recreational Potential of X-rated Videos for Women: A Quantitative and Qualitative Study of Australian Women Viewers

GLORIA G. BRAME

Demographic BD/SM Fetish Survey

BARBARA JORDAN-KNOX

Long Term Sexual Relationships of Lesbian Women on the Internetä

MICHELLE ANGELLO-DeFLAVIA

The Dynamics of Gender Identity

DIANA VILLEGAS

The Dynamics of Gender Identity

GRACE H. BLODGETT

Cross-Dressing in Transgendered Persons and its Impact Upon the Many Aspects of Self

CONNIE BRINTON

A Comparison of the Sexual Arousal Patterns of Female Sex Offenders and Nonoffenders

SUSAN L. HESSION

A Comparison of the Human Figure Drawing Test (HFDT) Between Male Predatory Child Molesters and Male Situational Child Molesters

JUDIANN SIMON

The Effects of Chronic Pain on Sexuality and Self-esteem in Women

LILKA ARETON *

Factors in the Successful Sexual Relationships of Obese Women

ROMMYE MELLISSA BIRNBAUM

The First Physiologic Study of Orgasm in Postoperative Male-to-Female Transsexuals


2001

JAMES YONG LI

A Study of Premature Ejaculation

MELISSA L. CHAMBERLIN

Subjectsâ Perception of Emotional Closeness and Vacuum Tumescence Devices

CLINTON A. GOULD

Social Epidemiology and Sexology

SANDRA L. SAMONS

Sexual Orientation in High Functioning Male to Female Transgendered Persons

PATRICIA L. BACON

The Effectiveness of Canadian Custom Inspectors in the Enforcement of Obscenity Law

ANNE A. LAWRENCE

Factors Associated with Satisfaction and Regret Following Male-to-Female Sex Reassignment Surgery

MARK KIM MALAN

A Survey of Masturbation-Guilt, Shame and Suicidal Ideation: An Evaluation of Attitudes of Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in a Sample of University Students

PETER L. DANCER

24/7 SM Slavery: A Descriptive Study from the Slave's Perspective


2002

GEORGE FUSCO

Sexual Interests and Behavior Among an Obscure Male Subculture: A Descriptive Study with Suggested Interpretations

CAITLIN MULLIN

Voices in the Wind: South African Women Forging New Frontiers in Sexual and Reproductive Health

A. VIRGINIA RODES

The Effects of Erotophobia on Clergy: Affective Responses and Subjective Arousal Responses to Gay and Lesbian Erotica

ANNIE SPRINKLE

Providing Education Opportunities for Adult Industry Workers

W. JOSEPH KRAMER

A Social History of the First Ten Years of the Taoist Erotic Massage: 1982 ö 1992

SUEANN MARK

Erotic Aromas: Underarm Scents and Sexual Attraction in Heterosexuals and Homosexuals

KARINA von MIDDENDORF

Clients of Sexual Service Providers: Socio-Demographics and Sexual Desires

DON S. LEWIS

Philosophical and Theological Presuppositions and Sex Therapy: An Original Model

JANE H. LEWIS

Philosophical and Theological Presuppositions and Sex Therapy: An Original Model

ROSEMARY C. GRAVELLE

The Role of Physicianâs Comfort with Sexual Health Issues: Its Impact on the Provision of Sexual Health Care

GREGORY M. MCCREA

The Role of Physicianâs Comfort with Sexual Health Issues: Its Impact on the Provision of Sexual Health Care

LISA COOK NIEBLING

A Descriptive Study of Men Who Have Anonymous Sex with Men in Public Places in a Tri-County Area of South Florida

PATRICK N. MULHALL

A Descriptive Study of Men Who Have Anonymous Sex with Men in Public Places in a Tri-County Area of South Florida

JAMIE B. STROUD

Why Do Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual United Methodists Remain Loyal to and or Affiliated with the United Methodist Church?

BRIAN W. PARKER

Pillow Talk: The Sexual Intimacy Game

KIMBERLY ANN RICHARDSON

The Body Image and Perceived Life Changes of Gay and Bisexual Men Involved in the Chub and Chaser Community

ELNA N. McINTOSH

A Clinical Experience of HIV Testing: ãThe Worried Well Man, HIV Guilt Confessionsä


2003

CHERNG-JYE JENG

Clinical Assessment and Management of Unconsummated Marriage ö Primary Vaginal Penetration Failure

TURHAN I. BAYKAN

Sexual Behavior in Anatolia

ALBERT CUTLER III

Partner Selection, Power Dynamics, & Sexual Bargaining in Self-defined BDSM Couples

DAVID D. ABERNATHY and NAOMI C. BALLARD

The Design of a Cyber Office for the Practice of Clinical Sexology

ROE GALLO

The Need and Desire for a Comprehensive Manual Covering Safer Sex and Sexual Pleasure

LEANNA WOLFE

Jealousy and Transformation in Polyamorous Relationships

JENNA A. PROPP

The Pedophile

ROBERT E. BEREND

Perceptions of Chemistry, First Date Selection Criteria, and Factors in First Intercourse from the San Francisco Area

WILLIAM A. BELL

An Analytic Examination of the Contributing Confounds to the Measure of the Effects of Incest, Molestation, and Sexual Abuse on Child and Adolescent Subjects

FREDELINA L. ESPEDILLA

The Real Sexual Issues of Men 40 and Above Today (Sexual Issues of Men from 40 and Above: Sociodemographics, Analysis and a Sexual Health Call)


2004

SHARON K. MITCHELL

The Story of the Adult Industry Medical (AIM) Health Care Foundation: Eradicating HIV in a High-Risk Population

JANE SHATTUCK

The Art of Erotic Tease: An Erotological Examination

SONIA L. BORG

Observations of Exotic Dancers and Sexual Coercion in Gentlemenâs Clubs

 

 


*  Published in the Electronic Journal of Human Sexuality (www.ejhs.org)