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dc.contributor.author Petterson, Lanna J.
dc.contributor.author Dixson, Barnaby J.
dc.contributor.author Little, Anthony C.
dc.contributor.author Vasey, Paul L.
dc.date.accessioned 2017-04-27T21:24:33Z
dc.date.available 2017-04-27T21:24:33Z
dc.date.issued 2015
dc.identifier.citation Petterson, L. J., Dixson, B. J., Little, A. C., & Vasey, P. L. (2015). Viewing time measures of sexual orientation in Samoan cisgender men who engage in sexual interactions with Fa'afafine. PLoS ONE, 10(2), e0116529. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0116529 en_US
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/10133/4834
dc.description Sherpa Romeo green journal: open access en_US
dc.description.abstract Androphilia refers to attraction to adultmales, whereas gynephilia refers to attraction to adult females. The current study employed self-report and viewing time (response time latency) measures of sexual attraction to determine the sexual orientation of Samoan cisgender men (i.e., males whose gender presentation and identity is concordant with their biological sex) who engage in sexual interactions with transgender male androphiles (known locally as fa’afafine) compared to: (1) Samoan cisgender men who only engage in sexual interactions with women, and (2) fa’afafine. As expected, both measures indicated that cisgender men who only engaged in sexual interactions with women exhibited a gynephilic pattern of sexual attraction, whereas fa’afafine exhibited an androphilic one. In contrast, both measures indicated that cisgendermen who engaged in sexual interactions with fa’afafine demonstrated a bisexual pattern of sexual attraction. Most of the cisgender men who exhibited bisexual viewing times did not engage in sexual activity with both men and women indicating that the manner in which bisexual patterns of sexual attraction manifest behaviorally vary from one culture to the next. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Public Library of Science en_US
dc.subject Samoan cisgender men en_US
dc.subject Androphilia en_US
dc.subject Gynephilia en_US
dc.subject Fa'afafine en_US
dc.subject Bisexual en_US
dc.subject Sexual interaction en_US
dc.subject Sexual activity en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Gender identity--Samoa
dc.subject.lcsh Transgender people--Samoa
dc.subject.lcsh Cisgender people
dc.subject.lcsh Sexual attraction--Samoa
dc.subject.lcsh Sexual orientation--Samoa
dc.title Viewing time measures of sexual orientation in Samoan cisgender men who engage in sexual interactions with Fa'afafine en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.publisher.faculty Arts and Science en_US
dc.publisher.department Department of Psychology en_US
dc.description.peer-review Yes en_US
dc.publisher.institution University of Lethbridge en_US
dc.publisher.institution University of New South Wales en_US
dc.publisher.institution University of Stirling en_US


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