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    Simon Sealey Profile Essay Draft Thinking about human sexuality and how much it has progressed through the years one person is due for the thanking. Alfred Kinsey was pioneer in the research of human sexuality and how the world understands it. Sex in the United States has become a sore and uncomfortable subject in our society and in the 1900s it was worse. Today we have a better construction of feminism, genders, orientations, sexual intelligence, etc. all do to the fact that Kinsey stepped out…

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    doctrine to deny contraception, “Hence no genital act of husband and wife can refuse this meaning, even when for various reasons it may not always, in fact, beget a new life." (Amoris Laetitia, 56) Sexuality that is not expectant of new life is evil for its violence towards nature. In Dante’s The Inferno sexuality is addressed in a couple of Cantos. People who are married and engage in unnatural sexual activity would be in the seventh circle of Hell.…

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    and sexuality is one of those views. Each individual in the culture, who makes up the population, has his or her own attitude and views toward sexuality. Within these cultural and personal views, perception of what is considered healthy sexuality and unhealthy sexuality is developed. Each society establishes norms and deems what they consider “unhealthy” as a deviation from this norm. Gender differences also play a large role in the various cultures, especially in relation to human sexuality and…

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    such as Abstinence-Only, a majority of these adolescents lack the knowledge to make that decision responsibly, often resulting in unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases. In order to provide the knowledge needed, Comprehensive Sexuality Education should be offered, if not mandatory, in all fifty states. The history of Abstinence-Only began primarily in 1981 when Congress passed the Adolescent Family Act Law, more commonly referred to as the ‘chastity law.’ Within this law,…

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    Our sexuality is a part of who we are, just as our religion, culture, beliefs, traditions, and ethnicity all add up to make us who we are so does our sexuality. Without our sexuality we would be missing a part of us. So if our sexuality is an important aspect of what makes us who we are why do our culture and or religion taboo this part of us? When our Founding Father of psychology, Sigmund Freud introduced his psychosexual developmental stages and talked about our sexual drives he was rejected…

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    Human Sexuality The idea of discussing sexuality, especially in today’s world can be uneasy. Sexuality is an awkward topic but it is life and more often than not people do not have a true education of what it truly is. Human sexuality is the expression of sexual sensation and related intimacy between human beings. Psychologically, however it is the means to express the sincerity of love between a man and a woman. Biologically, it is the means through which a child is created so that the…

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    When I think about what the regulation of sexuality means, I think back to when I was still living under my parent’s roof. My parents are both fairly conservative Christians, so growing up, there were rigid rules about what sexuality meant. Sexuality in my family meant a heterosexual relationship in a monogamous marriage between two people of similar age and status. Anything that did not fit into the confines of this vision of sexuality was strange to me up until I started to form opinions on my…

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    poem “What Lips My Lips Have Kissed and Where and Why,” written in 1925. Both poems were written to further the ability of women to have their own sexuality; while sharing similar language, subjects, and viewpoints. However, they are different in form, structure, and event time lines. Millay and Duhamel stretch the boundaries of women’s sexuality in poetry through each of their poems. Millay who wrote her…

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    how to facilitate a discussion about sexuality with the patient in order to elicit pertinent information to understand the dysfunction. It is important to recognize that “patients may cue the nurse into the presence of sexual concerns without explicitly verbalizing them (Halter, 2014, p. 385). Therefore, the nurse must be very…

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    among historians regarding whether or not this process ultimately had a positive or negative impact on the people of England, a re-conceptualization of sex and sexuality is nonetheless thought to have occurred during this time period (Hitchcock 1997; Trumbach 1987, 1977). The following paper will discuss and analyze how sex and sexuality were re-conceptualized, or socially constructed as deviant and “unnatural” during the eighteenth century in London, England. This will be illustrated using…

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