Class Notes (839,284)
Canada (511,244)
Psychology (6,277)

The development of sexual behavior

3 Pages

Course Code
Psychology 2035A/B
Doug Hazlewood

This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full 3 pages of the document.
The development of sexual behavior Part 1 Infancy and childhood A Sexual Responsiveness in infants 1 Capacity for sexual arousal is present at birth 2 Responses are reflexive Result from a Physical stimulation crying fullbladder b Psychological stimulation watching exciting things fires wild animals 3 Responses are indiscriminate caused by a wide variety of things a As you age responses become more discriminate B Sexual Responsiveness in infants y Takes the form of play 1 Autoerotic Play emerges 612 months y Random contact with genitals pleasurable y Deliberate contact with genitals 2 Sociosexual Play emerges age 3 y Reflects curiosity about others bodies y Expressed in games eg playing doctor 3 How should parents respond y Its natural dont overreact y Responsefirst step in sexual socialization C Sexual Responsiveness in infants 1 Crosscultural studies in s
More Less
Unlock Document

Only page 1 are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.