Essays Tagged: "sexual activity"


a serious problem. The decline of values among youth have led to an increase in crime and violence, sexual activity, and drug abuse.Today youths are committing more crime and acts of violence more tha ...

(2 pages) 161 0 4.6 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

The Historical Development Of The Juvenile Justice System

d now be considered adult in nature (Empey, 1976). This included but was not limited to engaging in sexual activity at an early age, learning and using obscene language, drinking alcohol in taverns if ...

(3 pages) 230 0 5.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Sex in Ragtime

-----------Sex in RagtimeThroughout the novel, there are instances of both violent and more refined sexual references. While an obvious reason for these is the titillating effects of them, there are d ... hem, there are deeper, more relevant reasons for them. There are three main groups within which the sexual activity takes place: Father and Mother, Younger Brother and Evelyn Nesbit, and Harry Houdini ...

(4 pages) 53 0 4.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


Sexuality means the concern with or interest in sexual activity according to the Oxford Dictionary. ... from land to land, and from people to people. Social historians hold different points of view about sexuality relating to what the common people are thinking especially on the relationship between sex ... he relationship between sexuality and mythology. The majority think that it is impossible to have a sexual history. However, the social historians state that sexual behaviour and its significance had ...

(7 pages) 223 0 3.8 Jan/1996

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

The drinking age should remain 21 and not be lowered to 18.

and A-holes, to name a few. As time passes trouble begins. The girls may become more vulnerable to sexual activity than if they were sober. Some kids may become very sick and could possibly acquire a ... who earned an "A".Alcohol can be linked to another prevalent problem in our society today which is sexually transmitted diseases. Amongst all sexually active teenagers, those who average five or more ...

(4 pages) 170 1 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Difference Bonobo and Chimpanzee Essay

ive in groups need to reconcile aggression. Social groups require some form of conflict resolution. Sexual behavior is one such mechanism to overwhelm aggression.Bonobo sex life is divorced from repro ... om reproduction and also serves the functions of pleasure and conflict resolution. Females are in a sexually attractively state most of the time, and almost continuously sexually active. Sexual activi ...

(2 pages) 76 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Argumentative paper for sex education in school

that abstinence is best? Sex education is not helping to promote that a child go out and engage in sexual activity, it merely educates them on the consequences of having sex and makes them aware of w ... ces of having sex and makes them aware of ways to protect themselves if they do choose to engage in sexual activity. It is important to educate our children on sex and how to protect themselves.Many p ...

(3 pages) 347 1 4.8 Dec/2003

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

The first amendment.

-7). However, the principal had certain reasons for deleting the articles. He believed the issue of sexual activity was not appropriate for younger students and also he believed the girls referred to ...

(3 pages) 128 0 2.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Debate - Condoms in High School

"Making condoms available in high schools doesn't spur teens to become sexually active, new research shows.""There are never any increases in sexual behavior" [in the even ... I feel that they should be liberally distributed. Those opposed to this say that it would increase sexual activity among teenagers, but based on personal observations and conversations with friends, ... and conversations with friends, I believe that that is not the case. Moreover, research shows that "sexual activity did not increase among teens who were already sexually active, nor among youth who'd ...

(2 pages) 42 0 4.0 Mar/2004

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

What is a paraphilia?

PARAPHILIAS -- Greek for "beyond normal", and is the modern day psychiatric term for sexual perversions.Paraphilias refer to intense, repetitive sexual urges, fantasies or behaviors whe ... an unusual situation, activity or object. They differ from what some people might consider "novel" sexual activity in that these behaviors cause significant distress or impairment in areas of life fu ... ocial, occupational, recreational, or family. Unusual objects or scenarios are necessary to achieve sexual excitement. These fantasies, urges, or behaviors must occur for no less than 6 months to meet ...

(2 pages) 49 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Sexually Transmitted DiseasesThe estimated number of people living in the United States with an incu ... ollege scene" has to burden a lot of the responsibility. Many of the young adults contracting these sexually transmitted diseases are unaware of the fact they are infected, and many of which that are ... f the fact they are infected, and many of which that are aware, are too embarrassed to inform their sexual partner prior to engaging in sexual activity. There are two diseases in particular that stand ...

(5 pages) 103 0 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Should Prison Inmates Be Allowed To Parent Children

due process clause of the constitution (Grossman). Everyone has fundamental privacy rights such as sexual activity, marriage, and raising a family. The question is do these rights still stand when a ...

(8 pages) 69 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

History of Pornography and Safe Sex

oming of age of the camera, the industry was able to reach a wider audience, people wanted to watch sexual activity from the comfort of their own home. Times were different back then, any type of dise ... know it AIDS. The best way to shield yourself from catching this deadly disease is not to engage in sexual activity, but come on this is the Porn industry we are talking about. The Condom when used co ...

(15 pages) 84 4 4.9 Apr/2005

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

Methods of Preventing HIV Aids

If you do not engage in sexual activity or intravenous drug use your chances of HIV infection are virtually nil. However, fo ... vending machines in toilets of hotels, colleges and universities. Free condoms can be obtained from Sexual Health Centres, Needle Exchanges and some Community Health Centres. Condoms must be used corr ...

(1 pages) 24 0 1.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Supreme Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division. M.T., Plaintiff V. J.T., Defendant

s indeed a female and that the defendant was her husband. The Superior Court held that where a transsexual was born with physical characteristics of a male, but has successful reassignment surgery so ... reassignment surgery so that she became physically and psychologically unified and fully capable of sexual activity as a woman, such transsexual thereby became female for marital purposes. Therefore, ...

(3 pages) 29 0 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Society's Major Institutions: Education, Economics, Religion, and Political sectors.

nd is based on the teachings of values, norms, statuses, and roles. The family is designed to guide sexual activity, socialization, and social relations within a sexual union (Sociology of the Family) ...

(6 pages) 98 0 2.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Treatment for Sexual Disorders and Dysfunctions.

The topic selected for the presentation is sexual disordersand dysfunctions. This paper will focus on the treatment ofthese problems. The audie ... project was divided up intodisorder, causes, treatments, and effects on relationships.Disorders of Sexual Desire.Hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) is the lack ofdesire for sexual activity, whi ... via gentle suction,causes increased blood flow and sensation to the clitoris(Strong, et. al., 2005).Sexual aversion disorder is the actual avoidance of contactwith the partner's genitals (Strong, et. ...

(5 pages) 100 0 3.3 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Orwell and "Such, Such Were the Joys ... " - short story analysis on the use of guilt.

ity over the unknowing children. A clear instance is when the boys were being weeded out for their "sexual" activity. Masturbation and homosexuality were highly inappropriate at the boarding school. W ... people who were engaging in those promiscuous activities. However, the younger boys - oblivious to sexual entities at that age - did not specifically know what the real crime was. Sim and Bingo explo ...

(2 pages) 6164 0 0.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Argument against gay marriage, Against same sex marriage

nt versions of the bible, and in various religious beliefs, it is forbidden, or sinful to engage in sexual activity with someone of the same sex; let alone marry them. Some advocates against gay marri ... will serve as adequate grounds as to why gay marriage should be banned. Also I feel that since homosexuals cannot natural conceive and get married without intention to conceive, they do not deserve t ...

(4 pages) 169 1 1.5 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality


actually realized that most every commercial that does not advertise food, advertises some form of sexual tactic? Television is a huge contribution to this sexual trend; approximately two-thirds of t ... uge contribution to this sexual trend; approximately two-thirds of the programs shown on TV contain sexual content and/or sexual activity. There are commercials which sell products that give parents c ...

(1 pages) 19 1 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community