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1.SEXUAL REVOLUTION (early 20thcentury) The early 20thcentury had a more liberalized ideal towards sex: that itdidn’t just have to be for reproductive purposes. America displayed amore realistic depiction of the sexual behavior that was occurring. Sexwas seen more of a pleasurable activity. This is shown through moviesand magazines as well as the popularity of contraception that began totake off in the 1930′s.References: Chiang, H. H. (2010). Liberating sex, knowing desire: scientia sexualize and epistemic turning points in the history of sexuality.History of Human Sciences, 23(5), 42-65.2.INTRODUCTION OF THE TWO PIECE BATHING SUIT (1946)With American society having a more liberalized ideal towards sex it allowed the introduction of the two-piece bathing suit. Majority of the public initially thought the design was risqué or even scandalous. Contestants in the first Miss Worldbeauty pageantwore them in 1951, but the bikini was then banned from the competition. Liberal idealist

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