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Unformatted text preview: -Sexual activity among the elderly o Demographic shifts likely have spurred increase accessibility Prostitution and Sex Work-Prostitution: exchange of sex acts for money or other things of financial worth-Good paying job, not enjoyment-Forms of prostitution: o Streetwalkers/hustlers o Brothels o Call girls/Escorts-Romanticizing prostitution in movies Gendered Expectations and Culture-Women of color eroticized (more sexual) o Feeds international sex markets-Marriage markets in developing countries o Women viewed as more traditional-SOCIAL LOCATION o Shapes the ways in which sexuality and gender are constructed Connecting to Key Concepts in Sexuality-Sexuality is fluid; the reality of human sexuality rarely fits into the narrow categories that culture allows-Sexuality offers pleasure but also physical and social dangers-Social construction of sexuality...
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course ECON 101 taught by Professor Thompson during the Spring '11 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '11