Which describes Plato's belief about the worth or value of the body and the soul.
soul and body are equally valuable
soul is divine and therefore has far more value than the body
body is the source of sensuality and feeling and
Ancient views of sex: Plato and China
Can you explain Platos idea that a healthy soul requires the right cooperation of yin and yang?
Plato viewed the soul as a moral and rational component within a human being. He asserted that
the soul within a person
Which is a metaphor used by Kant to express his disapproval of sex for
stealing fruit from another
a lemon that is sucked dry and
satisfying one's hunger with a
Both the second and third
Which is a claim made by Lorber about the gender performances of transexuals and
These individuals create new genders.
They affirm rather than challenge gender stereotypes since they adopt the
"standard" gender performance of
Which most accurately explains the point Harding is trying to make in her essay?
Popular media portray "proper" motherhood as
requiring heterosexual marriage with the father present.
Lesbians have a right to DIY pregnancy and motherhood.
It is improper
Which accurately explains why Nussbaum's account of justice for
woman is a "liberal" theory?
It is assumes concept of the equal worth of all human beings as
agents of free choice.
She advocates the expansion of government programs to fight
Which is a claim made by Southgate about the sex abuse scandal?
Abusive priests need counseling and rehabiliation.
All priests feel tarnished by it.
It has made him more strongly committed to the sign-value
of his celibacy.
All of the above.
Which is NOT
Which is an "evolutionary reason", mentioned by Wright, why males tend to eagerly
mate when given the opportunity, while females tend to be choosy?
Males have a virtually infinite supply of sperm but females have a small supply of
Sex with many fe
Which IS a claim about sexual orientation that Wilkerson agrees with?
Everyone has a determinate sexual orientation.
In our society, we interpret our sexual feelings and experiences in the light
of the concept of 'sexual
According to Wasserstrom, how might spouses who agree to an open marriage still get
caught up in deceit?
All of the other
All of the other
1 out of 1 points
Which is referred to as a "surprisi
Which is a reason given in the Catechism for claiming that "homosexual acts are intrinsically
Tradition has always declared homosexuality is
Homosexual acts are contrary to the natural
all of the above
Which is mentioned in Shrage as leading to misguided policies concerning the sale of sex?
The conflation of adult sex work in decent conditions with sex trafficking
and sexual slavery.
Failure to address the health and safety of sex workers.
Which is an idea discussed but not endorsed by Brittan?
The domination of women by men began with the rise of capitalism
and class society.
The "work" of men is more important to society than the "labor" of
Men dominate over women bec
Midterm Study Guide
Homosexuality & Gay Parenting (Reader, Chapter 6-7)
1. Can you explain Wilkersons reasons for doubting that people have stable, unchanging
Wilkerson explains that people need neither a homosexual identity nor homos