237 Reasons Why Women Have Sex

11/28/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated Nov 17, 2011
  • Tanya Gold guardian.co.uk

Meston and Buss have interviewed 1,006 women from all over the world about their sexual motivation, and in doing so they have identified 237 different reasons why women have sex. And what are they? From the reams of confessions, it emerges that women have sex for physical, emotional and material reasons; to boost their self-esteem, to keep their lovers, or because they are raped or coerced.

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