5 October 2017
On the Natural Variety of Mankind
This week in class we were instructed to write between three assigned readings, I chose
Johann Friedrich Blumenbachs On the Natural Variety of Mankind. I chose Bl
Chapter 1 Review Questions
1. Each of the following is a reason why it is difficult to defend against todays
attackers except _B_.
A. faster detection of vulnerabilities
B. complexity of attack tools
C. user confusion
D. greater sophistication of attacks
Final Paper: Frat Culture
We have covered numerous topics this quarter in Current Debates about Sexuality. All
were very important and I obtained a lot of information as well as noticing a lot about myself and
a lot about other p
What is the main conclusion Pilcher draws from her discussion of male strippers?
The male stripper is empowered in a manner that can never be achieved by female
What is the primary question of the inquiry of Katy Pilcher
Sex and Justice
Which is the best explanation of the reproductive labor difference principal?
Justice requires women to be compensated for their disproportionate amount of
What are the names Herr gives to his principles of just
Sex and Equality for Women
Which is NOT mentioned (by Okin and Williams) as a critical social good that men
obtain more easily than women?
According to Okin and Williams, what is the score basis of patriarchy?
The gender structure of
Sex and Pop Culture
Which expresses an opinion of Duncan Kennedy about radical feminism?
Options 1 and 2.
Which best states Lynches purpose in bringing the Spice Girls pop group into her
As an example of a girl pop group being re-appro
Sex and Evolutionary Psychology
Which is NOT mention as an evolutionary reason it became advantageous for males
to invest in their mates and offspring?
To remember which offspring in a tribe were his.
Which is an evolutionary reason, mentioned by
Gender and Transgender
Which is NOT mentioned by Weeks as an influence on the formation of our
Which is mention by Lorber as an illustration of the sameness taboo kicking in?
Military officials decreeing that women cadets coul
Which describes a fundamental characteristic that sex trafficking and organized
prostitution share, according to Leidholdt?
All of the other response options are correct.
Which is NOT a claim made by Nussbaum about prostitution and pr
Controversies About Parenting
Which best expresses the main thesis of Fineman's essay?
It's a bad idea to erase motherhood as a legal concept.
Which best explains the position taken in Shrage/Stewart regarding
There are bette
Rape and Sexual Harrassment
Which best describes rapists, if the conclusions of Groth and Birnbaum are correct?
Which best explains Whisnants claim that feminists views on rape are on a
continuum from liberal to radical?
Men and Masculinity
Which NOT a claim made by Stock about gender role-strain (GRS)
None of the above
Which is NOT an opinion of Brittan about the idea that competitiveness is an
essential attribute of masculinity?
The ideology of man the competitor
Which best describes Herrs strategy for dispensing with the word pornography in
He proposes two replacements: video sex and sex video
Which is NOT true about the selection by Anne McClintock?
She acknowledges that some
Which is NOT a reason given by Halwani that promiscuous casual sex can be morally
None of the above
Which is accurate about Kants opinion on the difference between sexual impulse
All of the other options are accurate abou
Marriage, Monogamy, Polyamory
Which is best expresses Cards opinion about marriage?
State-sanctioned marriage should be abolished
According to Wasserstrom, how might spouses who agree to an open marriage still
get caught up in deceit?
All of the other opt
Celibacy and Spirituality
Which is NOT mentioned by Southgate as a way the training of priests can be
Aspirants should be encouraged to explore their sexuality before taking there vows.
What is the claim made by Southgate about the sex abuse sca
Midterm Questions 1-10 are matching
1."Inexperienced in the course of the world and incapable
of being prepared for all its contingencies, I only ask myself
whether I can also will that my maxim should become a
universal law. If not, the maxim must be rej
The Cave is perhaps the most famous allegory in philosophy written by Plato, which is an
image of how education works and a statement of the theory of forms. The story tells about
some people living imprisoned in a cave and are
1. The entire plot is set in 2040 in England, where the environment and
society are very chaotic. Environmental problem is the problem that
the plot swings on. It is a large problem. Humans are facing problems
such as food shortage, running out of fossil
Bulk density is one of the highly sensitive properties in manufacturing of
pharmaceutical solids dosage forms. It is not an intrinsic property of a material; in
fact, it depends on how the material is handled, such as compressing or shaking.
Thesis: If the world does not stop over-foraging wildlife, stop polluting environment,
avoid cutting down trees, and reduce the usage of fossil fuels, it will end up
destroying humans future and get punish by the nature.
Topic sentence1: Loss of biodivers
Judgment and Ethics
Know Elshatin's argument (i.e. why is judgment necessary and unavoidable)
1) Judgement is unavoidable because to deny it is to do it. By telling someone not to judge,
you are judging.
2) Judgement is necessary because without it, we
I. Moral Dilemma:
What is it? A situation where you have 2 virtues and you cant honor or follow both- one virtue
will be violated
Why is it inevitable?
Can you name (and explain) the 4 moral dilemmas we discussed in class?
Liberty vs. Equality
Kind vs. Tr
Chapter 2 Quiz
Which is a reason given in the Catechism for claiming that homosexual acts
are intrinsically disordered?
All of the above
Which question does the Shrage text focus on?
Whether individuals in monogamous relationship have a moral duty to sati
Question 1 0 out of1 points
(f Which is NOT mentioned by Annette Lynch as an example of women objectiiying themselves for the Imele gaze?
Selected Answer: The seemingly sexually experimental and liberated trend of straight women playing at having lesbian
Question 7 0 out oi1 points
cfw_is - Which most accurately states the thesis of the essay "Pornography and Gender Equality"?
Selected Answer: Men have a right to pornography as a type of tree speech.
Answers: The prolileration of sexist sex videos for
C3? - Which iS a issue addressed in the Maddison reading?
Selected Answen Does hardcore porn constitute women's bodies as receptacles for phallic performance?
Answers: Is publishing and consuming pornography a type of speech?
Isthe difference between chil
x - Which best states Lynchs purpose in bringing the Spice Girls pop group into her discussion?
Selected Answer: As an example of a girl pop group being re-appropriated by the dominant patriarchal culture.
Answers: To argue that sexualized girl