Essays Tagged: "Opposite Sex"

King's Speech

e, therefore, they should be treated with respect. Many men and women are harassed every day by the opposite sex. People should realize that without the opposite sex, it would mean the end of the huma ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Vietnam: Affecting People Today

was not a whole lot different than it is now. Teenagers drove their cars around 'cruising' for the opposite sex, they listened to music, watched some TV. Then, the Vietnam War started to threaten the ... e today for teenagers is pretty relaxed. The only major stress points are school and members of the opposite sex. Now that the Cold War is ended, the thought of the draft is almost non-existent in mos ...

(8 pages) 302 6 4.1 Mar/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The Oedipus Complex

Definition of the Oedipus Complex:The positive libidinal feelings of a child to the parent of the opposite sex and hostile or jealous feelings toward the parent of the same sex that may be a source ...

(8 pages) 217 1 4.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Intro to Human Sexuality

racted to, the types are: bisexuality ( both sexes), homosexuality (same sex), and heterosexuality (opposite sex).Most religious views of homosexuality are very negative and it is regarded as a sinful ...

(10 pages) 298 0 3.6 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Artists' First Loves. Mnetiones Hayden, Houseman, Giovanni and Roethke

tists experience different things when they are growing up and their first loves are not always the opposite sex. Some felt the love from their parents was the most important, when they were young, ot ... ves and not their wives or girlfriends or what ever the case may be. Not all first loves are of the opposite sex, some are not even of the physical realm, but they all mean just the same to the indivi ...

(3 pages) 102 0 2.5 Feb/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers


defined as a person whose sex is uncertain or who considers himself or herself as belonging to the opposite sex. It is also defined as a person with a psychological urge to belong to the opposite sex ... sex, which may be carried to the point of undergoing surgery to modify the sex organs to mimic the opposite sex. A transsexual usually believes that he or she is the result of a biological accident.T ...

(3 pages) 82 2 3.6 May/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

This essay discusses the gender issue that took place in the film "Boys Don't Cry". It was written for my Womens Studies call and I recieved an "A" for it's content.

ndon's "condition" as a sexual identity crisis disorder. I think that Brandon's desire to be of the opposite sex may have stemmed from her childhood and perhaps her relationship with her father. It is ...

(1 pages) 103 3 2.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

What is the purpose of advertising? Essay shows an example of the purpose of advertising. (To sell a concept, not a product).

have ever desired in life: relaxation, popularity and most importantly for most of us, favor of the opposite sex. You're concerned about health you say? Health shouldn't be an issue when you have Kool ...

(2 pages) 248 1 4.1 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Sex Education should be taught in middle schools to make our children aware and help them with decisions in the future.

ur curriculum, you will seesuccess in the students lives and notice a change in attitude toward the opposite sex.As you walk down the middle school hallways, you see more young teenage girls that arep ...

(2 pages) 131 1 3.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Gender Roles.

ons with our partners.Sexual scripts come into play when we enter relationships with members of the opposite sex, or of the same-sex depending on your preference. Sexual scripts are a way to express o ... man may get any woman he wants and has a healthy sexual appetite. But upon getting to know him, the opposite may hold true. That is why we shouldn't really make assumptions on anyone. But unfortunatel ...

(3 pages) 218 0 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

"Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been" by Joyce Carol Oates.

emerging sexuality becomes quite evident. Both girls and boys began to realize that members of the opposite sex are not icky and do not have "cooties." Beginning with holding hands, relationships beg ...

(9 pages) 398 1 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

This essay discusses the elements that may lead to prostitution in colored women.

ocate women in to servitude and obedience. We can feel this oppression sharply whenever fear of the opposite sex action's penetrates our hearts or we feel threaten for example when encountered by a gr ...

(9 pages) 124 1 3.6 Jul/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

History of homosexuality.

writer Karl Maria Kertbeny first invented the term heterosexual, and later coined homosexual as its opposite. The term entered the psychiatric lexicon in the 1880s and 1890s thanks to Richard von Kraf ... eory of Sexuality as a synonym for "normal" sexuality, sexual desire directed toward members of the opposite sex. The heterosexual/homosexual/bisexual/transsexual distinctions as they have been used b ...

(7 pages) 197 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

"The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

word "gay" referred to the state of being happy. Girls who showed no interest in the members of the opposite sex were simply deemed "tomboys" and nothing else. Boys who loved to shop at the Banana Rep ...

(6 pages) 43 1 3.8 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

This Classification essay is about different strategies companies use in thier advertising to attract more customers.

ting jeans with his shirt off to show off his muscles. Those strategies are intended to attract the opposite sex to but those clothes for their mate or for the same sex to buy it for themselves to loo ...

(2 pages) 107 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Can men and women be "just friends".

holarly sources, that there is always, at some point, a sexual attraction between two people of the opposite sex who have a friendly, pleasant relationship. There are too many natural human instincts ... not share his feelings.In an article by Susan Foster Ambrose, which was written to convince people opposite-sex relationships do work, she says people involved in these types of friendships "enjoy th ...

(4 pages) 184 7 3.9 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Advertising Propaganda

that a beer bottle can remove all the undesired objects in out path to achieving acceptance by the opposite sex.This advertisement features a male and a female model beside a roof top pool in a busin ... f life there are no rituals or guidelines for men in terms of masculinity. Beer advertisers use the opposite sex, work place and leisure settings to present to us what is acceptable for a real man.In ...

(3 pages) 100 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Decisions of marriage - A compare and contrast essay on the differance between married and single life.

issues that should be addressed when choosing your life plan.First consider your best friend of the opposite sex. They are generally a person who would stick with you, no matter how bad things get. Th ...

(4 pages) 339 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays


, many types of relationships are formed. One of the most common types of relationships is with the opposite sex. Many believe that everyone will find a perfect companion, fall hopelessly in love, and ...

(3 pages) 67 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

"Same sex friendships are stronger than any other relationships" Discuss with reference to 'The Merchant of Venice'.

mple, the same sex friendship has no defensive barriers that we tend to put up when confronting the opposite sex. After all its only natural to be defensive when with the opposite sex, people become m ... ronger than same sex friendships at least in theory. It is instinct for us to find a partner of the opposite sex, yet everyone does so for various reasons. Some people do so for emotional dependency a ...

(3 pages) 46 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare