Componentes básicos de la sexualidad humana.


  • Milton Diamond Department of Anatomy, John A. Burns School of Medicine, Univesity of Hawaï


Palabras clave:

sexualidad, heterosexualidad, homosexualidad, transexualidad, intersexualidad, determinantes socio-culturales


Para una comprensión global y completa de la sexualidad de una persona se deben considerar como mínimo cinco componentes de la personalidad, del comportamiento y de la biología. Estos componentes se pueden recordar fácilmente mediante el mnemotécnico PRIMO: Patrones de género, Reproducción, Identidad sexual, Mecanismos sexuales, y Orientación sexual.


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Cómo citar

Diamond, M. (1999). Componentes básicos de la sexualidad humana. Revista De Psicoterapia, 10(40), 23–40.