Monday September 19th, 2011
(i) Philosophy, Sex and Feminism as Preview
What counts as sexual?
Consider two scenarios:
Scenario 1: A woman is manipulating anothers vagina
Scenario 2: A man is watching other men play football
Which of th
1. What is special about philosophical questions, as opposed to scientific or historical questions?
Philosophy is like and unlike science because
Like science, it proceed by argument and is open to refutation (the central attitude is
PHL243-Masturbation & Consent
Obscenity; defined in terms of sex; to define obscenity you need to define sex
(and vice versa)
o Holds natural sexual inclination involves mutual awareness
o Sexual desire is a complex phenomena
o What makes be