HDF 213 History of Sex Lecture


Published on

Published in: Education, Health & Medicine
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

HDF 213 History of Sex Lecture

  1. 2. <ul><li>Socioeconomic Status </li></ul><ul><li>Education Level </li></ul><ul><li>Cultural Differences </li></ul><ul><li>Religious Differences </li></ul>
  2. 3. <ul><li>Psychological Factors – Emotions, Attitudes, & Motivations </li></ul><ul><li>Social Conditioning – Social Group Expectations & Norms </li></ul><ul><li>“ Normal” is relative. </li></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>The only valid sex is for procreation. </li></ul><ul><li>Therefore, sex must be penile-vaginal, male-female, & must produce orgasm. </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think this is related to foreplay? Performance anxiety? Sexual expectations? Our failure to recognize same-sex acts or other sex acts like anal or masturbation as legitimate? </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>Think back on your “first time” with another person. </li></ul><ul><li>What expectations did you have about the way that would happen? </li></ul><ul><li>Did the experience meet those expectations? </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>Men & women are very different! </li></ul><ul><li>Men must always initiate sex. </li></ul><ul><li>Women must always set the limits on sex. </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think this is related to women’s likelihood to put off their own needs? Men’s need to flaunt sexual conquests? </li></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>What do you think about women who enjoy sex & seek out opportunities to have it? </li></ul><ul><li>What about men who are more passive & don’t jump at the chance to have sex when it’s presented? </li></ul><ul><li>Does society agree with you? </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>Islamic Middle East: </li></ul><ul><li>Frown on sex before marriage. </li></ul><ul><li>Enjoy sex within marriage! </li></ul><ul><li>Men should take their time & make sure their women have pleasure. </li></ul><ul><li>Polygamy is okay if men treat all wives equally well. </li></ul><ul><li>China: </li></ul><ul><li>Taoism encouraged sexual pleasure. </li></ul><ul><li>Men should delay orgasm & provide multiple orgasms for women. </li></ul><ul><li>New, strict regime declared sex more than once a week in a marriage as excessive. </li></ul><ul><li>Led to low STDs, low female interest, & no sex ed until recently. </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>Roman Empire morals cause Christians to view eroticism as sinful. </li></ul><ul><li>Aquinas says sex organs exist for procreation & anything else is unnatural. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Virgin Mary” & “Temptress Eve” heighten antagonism toward women. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Madonna & Whore” push Victorian female delicacy & restraint for both sexes. Sex for profit flourishes. </li></ul>
  9. 10. <ul><li>Freud & Havelock Ellis declare sexuality innate. WWI puts women in workforce . Cars & movies help hook-ups. Great Depression makes family planning popular. </li></ul><ul><li>Post-WWII sought to “re-feminize” women as housewives. Kinsey studied sex & Playboy flaunted it as recreation. </li></ul>
  10. 11. <ul><li>60s & 70s brought greater gender equality, the Pill, & abortion. Masters & Johnson make the female orgasm & sex therapy legit. Homosexuality is no longer an APA “mental disorder.” </li></ul><ul><li>80s brought AIDS but 90s TV made GLBTQ culture mainstream. “Lesbian chic” gets hot in advertising. </li></ul>
  11. 12. <ul><li>Think about some television shows that involve characters who are gay or lesbian. </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think that these characters are portrayed as people or as caricatures? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think these portrayals assists the GLBTQ cause, hinder the cause, or do a little of both? </li></ul>
  12. 13. <ul><li>Television – Music videos, cable true life stories, legal coverage, & educational programs. </li></ul><ul><li>Advertising – Sex & youth sell. </li></ul><ul><li>Magazines – Gender roles & exploitation or self-help. </li></ul><ul><li>Internet – Easily accessible porn, exploitation of children, extramarital affairs, but also access to wealth of educational resources. </li></ul>
  13. 14. <ul><li>Same-Sex Marriage </li></ul><ul><li>Health Care & Contraception </li></ul><ul><li>Fertility Technology & Conception </li></ul><ul><li>Abortion </li></ul><ul><li>Parental Consent for Contraception </li></ul><ul><li>HIV & Public Record </li></ul><ul><li>Legality of Prostitution </li></ul>
  14. 15. <ul><li>Rent “ Heavy Petting: A film by Obie Benz ” to hear celebrities & comedians discuss sex ed experiences. Contains sex ed video clips from the past. </li></ul><ul><li>Check out Sex…with Mom & Dad on MTV. Dr. Drew, an MD, internist, addiction specialist, & professor of Psychiatry, helps families & teens discuss sexuality. Full episodes online. </li></ul>
  15. 16. <ul><li>British Muslim Women [photograph]. Retrieved October 12, 2009, from: http://goatmilk.files.wordpress.com/2008/10/british_muslim_women.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Chinese businessman [photograph]. Retrieved October 12, 2009, from: http://avicappartners.com/yahoo_site_admin/assets/images/Chinese_Businessman.100140832_std.JPG </li></ul><ul><li>Crooks, R. & Baur, K. (1999). Our sexuality . (7 th ed.). Cengage. </li></ul><ul><li>Diversity Wheel [electronic image]. Retrieved October 11, 2009, from: http://www.ebogjonson.com/files/images/diversity_wheel.gif </li></ul><ul><li>Female Orgasm 1 [photograph]. Retrieved October 12, 2009, from: http://www.deeppencil.com/images/female-orgasm1.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Freud [photograph]. Retrieved October 12, 2009, from: http://trustedadvisor.com/public/image/freud.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Lisa Oakley comforts Nelly, one of her Community AIDS Response co-workers, after Nelly received an HIV test [photograph]. Retrieved October 12, 2009, from: http://blog.willamette.edu/stories/images/2006/171/full/02_Lisa_Oakley_comforts_Nelly,_one_of_her_Community_AIDS_Response_co-workers,_after_Nelly_received_an_HIV_test%5Bperiod%5D.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Men vs Women [digital image]. Retrieved October 11, 2009, from: http://www.sitv.com/files/imagecache/LARGE/images/men_vs_women.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Personalispolitical [digital image]. Retrieved October 12, 2009, from: http://www.wordle.net/show/wrdl/1217275/personalispolitical </li></ul>
  16. 17. <ul><li>[Photograph of Roman erotica]. Retrieved October 11, 2009, from: http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2009/5/14/1242297061256/ancient-erotica-Woman-and-008.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>[Photograph of Playboy bunny]. Retrieved October 12, 2009, from: http://graphics8.nytimes.com/images/2005/11/03/fashion/thursdaystyles/playboy.2.184.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Rosie the Riveter [digital image]. Retrieved October 12, 2009, from: http://utahvalleybusinessq.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/rosie2.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Sex Ed [digital image]. Retrieved October 11, 2009, from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/31284576@N06/3009084332/ </li></ul><ul><li>Sex Shop [photograph]. Retrieved October 11, 2009, from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/moaksey/126547765/ </li></ul><ul><li>Social Media Clutter [digital image]. Retrieved October 11, 2009, from: http://ecologyofeducation.net/wsite/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/social_media_clutter.png </li></ul><ul><li>[Untitled advertisement of females pressed together]. Retrieved October 12, 2009, from: http://www.trendhunter.com/images/phpthumbnails/47184_3_468.jpeg </li></ul><ul><li>[Untitled photograph of hugging family]. Retrieved October 11, 2009, from: http://www.mwmagazine.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Andrew%20Lansdown_photo%205.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>van der Werff, A. Adam and Eve. [Oil on panel]. Retrieved October 11, 2009, from: http://www.flickr.com/photos/telemax/3304568178/ </li></ul><ul><li>[Victorian Brothel Illustration]. Retrieved October 11, 2009, from: http://www.hollywood-blog.net/wp-content/uploads/2007/12/brothel.gif </li></ul>