sex notes 1.17.08

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Human Sexuality Notes 1/17/08 Historical & Cross Cultural Perspectives on Sex -Cross Cultural Diversity -Inis Baeg: isolated island off coast of Ireland; known as most sexually suppressed culture (for control reproduction rate b/c of poverty) -nudity is forbidden, doesn’t talk about sex, special clothing is worn on children during baths, during baths: adults and kids do not touch genitals, visible socks are deemed scandalous, no crude jokes allowed, while dancing: bodies are rigid and no touching, daughters aren’t taught about: periods, sex, or childbirth, culture is depraved of kissing, men believe sex is harmful to health, no premarital sex, foreplay is limited to kisses and rough fondling of butt, missionary position w/ undergarments on, female orgasm is rare & is a sign of possession, male masturbation is allowed -Mangaia: Cook Islands of South Pacific; considered most sexually promiscuous culture -private vs. public (at home vs. outside the home); private: extremely promiscuous, public: handholding is forbidden
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  • Spring '08
  • Critelli,JosephW
  • Sexual intercourse, multiple sex partners, orgasm -Historical Diversity, sexually promiscuous culture

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