During a lecture in Psychology 18: Human Development, the following
statements we're made by several classmates but could not be verified,
Concerning polygamous heterosexuality & pregnancy:
* A woman's regular partner's sperm will be dominant and agressively
"attack" a foreign or new partner's sperm if both are present in the woman's
sexual organs at the same time. ( Territorial Phagocytosis of some sort ?)
* A woman who has sperm in her from 2 different partners, will fertilize
with the partner who has given her the most pleasure and/or the partner whom
she has the strongest attraction for. ( Does orgasm have any physiological
effects on fertility?)
Can anyone verify these or similiar points and possibly site case studies or
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No, this is not a request for help with homework. It's just a very
provocative & interesting subject that I'd like 2 hear more about.