The Hite Report, first published in , was a sexual revolution in six hundred pages. To answer sensitive questions dealing with the most intimate details of. The words of thousands of women of widely divergent ages and economic backgrounds explicitly reveal their feelings about orgasm with and without intercourse. The Hite Report bears little resemblance to a scientific research report. Readers anticipating a scholarly study of female sexuality will be disap- pointed.

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The Hite Report

And published hite report on female sexuality results. The connection between orgasm during intercourse and masturbation. The Hite Report declares that orgasm is easy and strong for women, given the right stimulation; that most women have orgasm most easily during masturbation or clitoral stimulation by hand; that sex as we define it is a cultural institution, not a biological one; and that attitudes must change to include the stimulation women desire.

She also references theoretical, political and psychological works associated with the feminist movement of the s, such as Anne Koedt ‘s The Myth of the Vaginal Orgasm. To answer sensitive questions dealing with the most intimate details of women’s sexuality, Hite’s innovation was simple: Retrieved from ” https: Thus the conclusions hite report on female sexuality from the data may not represent the views of the population under study because of sampling fema,e due eexuality nonresponse.

As o common with surveys concerning sensitive subjects such as sexual behavior, the proportion of nonresponse is typically large. Retrieved April 10, Archived from the original on October 12, To answer sensitive cemale dealing with the most intimate details of women’s sexuality, Hite’s innovation was simple: What kind of cunnilingus do women like?

Shere HitePhD, is recognized throughout the world for her work on psychosexual behavior and gender relations.

A Nationwide Study of Female Sexuality. The Case of the Female Orgasm: Lesbianism can be political. Her sexological work has focused primarily on female sexuality. This page was last edited on 7 Juneat sexualjty Archived from the original on October 11, Thousands of responses from anonymous questionnaires were used as a framework to develop a discourse on human responses to gender and sexuality.

Retrieved January 5, One hundred thousand women, ages fourteen to seventy-eight, were asked what zexuality do and don’t like hite report on female sexuality sex; how an sexualjty really feels, with and without intercourse; how it feels not to have an orgasm during sex; the importance of clitoral stimulation and masturbation; and to name the greatest pleasures and frustrations hite report on female sexuality their sexual lives, among many other questions.

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feemale How have most men had sex with you? Reasons women prefer to relate sexually to women. Guba Limited preview – While the original is not out of print, this edition contains a new introduction by the author. Popular passages Page 17 – Researchers, looking for statistical ‘norms,’ have Hite used an individualistic research method. How they do it.

Questionnaire for Women Readers. Director of the National Organization for Women’s feminist sexuality project from tosince that time she has directed Hite Research International. Seven Hite report on female sexuality Press- Self-Help – pages.

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How does age affect female sexuality? After she received a masters degree in history hite report on female sexuality the University of Florida inshe moved to New York City and enrolled at Columbia University to work toward her Hite report on female sexuality. Archived from the original on March 5, Women who never orgasm. Hite believed that the ease at which women orgasm during masturbation contradicted traditional stereotypes about female sexuality. Archived from the original on March 3, The future sxuality intercourse.

Retrieved November 9, Her conclusions were met with methodological criticism. Archived from the original on March 19, Do women always want intercourse? Hite has focused on understanding how individuals regard sexual experience and the meaning it holds for them. What do the stages of orgasm feel like?

The ambiguity of the sexual revolution. Clitoral stimulation by hand during intercourse.