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Running head: Ethical Dilemma1Assignment 8: Ethical DilemmaNAMEAmerican Public University
Ethical DilemmaHuman sexualityHuman sexuality is a critical aspect of everyone's life. It is very pivotal in the daily progress of life biologically and psychologically. Human sexuality can be therefore get viewed in these two scientific aspects; psychologically, it involves a complex way in which man and woman as sexual beings express their physical and emotional desires including love and sense of belonging. Biologically, human sexuality incorporates the process of conception through fertilization by the union of the male and female gametes to the delivery of a child.Various traditional cultures and religion outfits have expressed diverging views on human sexuality. Traditionally, sex has been regarded as a sacred act and hence got restricted to marriage alone. Different religions and denominations have also come up strongly against sexual intercourse. The traditional Roman Catholic has always regarded sex with much restriction and derogation, emphasizing that the only purpose of sex is procreation. Hence, upholding Virgin Mary as the real picture of womanhood. Other religious outfits, Protestants, Islam have regarded sex as the bond in marriage and marriage alone.