Lecture 12

Lecture 12 - 03:02 Preview: Sexualorientationinhistory Sex

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03:02 Preview: Sexual orientation in history Sex Sex and marriage in history Finding mates today Some statistics Does teenage motherhood cause economic disadvantage? Sex and Marriage Three Periods Pre 1890 Sexual attraction and romantic love were an inappropriate basis for choice of spouse Sex only in marriage and in moderation Female pleasure from sex was discounted 1890-1960 Sexual attraction and romantic love become increasingly important for choice of spouse Sex still confined to marriage but pleasure more valued 1960s and beyond Sexual attraction and romantic love become the most important basis for marriage and  choosing a spouse Sexual revolution decouples sex from marriage and childbearing, sex now a private  matter- contraception, early adulthood and cohabitation, increased acceptability of sex  outside marriage Courting, Dating, Hooking Up How young people go about finding first sex partner is changing
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Lecture 12 - 03:02 Preview: Sexualorientationinhistory Sex

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