Human Sexuality Chapter 16R

Human Sexuality Chapter 16R - 11/09/11 1 Human Sexuality...

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Unformatted text preview: 11/09/11 1 Human Sexuality Chapter 16: Selling Sex (Legal Issues) Dr. Katherine Helm 11/09/11 2 Prostitution The worlds oldest profession Fornication History in the U.S. Now a $52 billion industry 3 Types: streetwalker; B-girls; Call girls Escort services Gigolos Hustlers Characteristics of prostitutes: poor, runaways, young, drug issues; psychological issues; few choices for $$$) Customers: johns, tricks, scores; most are middle class White married men Why do men pay for sex? Condom use with prostitutes 11/09/11 3 Issues in Prostitution & Pornography Prostitution across cultures Prostitution & the law STDs & HIV in prostitution What is pornography? Comstock law 1873 4 main reasons people explore sexually explicit material: source of sexual info; allows rehearsal of sexual behaviors (fantasy); many consider fantasy & masturbation to materials a form of safe sex; enjoy sexual arousal it produces Many masturbate (self) or have sex to (couples) material 11/09/11 4 Congress & Pornography...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course PSYCH 262411 taught by Professor Katherinehelm during the Fall '11 term at Lewis University .

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Human Sexuality Chapter 16R - 11/09/11 1 Human Sexuality...

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