Essays Tagged: "sexual freedom"

Brave New World

h concentrate on a morally corrupt society. The most importantof these predictions include: greater sexual freedom, over-population,brain-washing/sleep-teaching, and the use of mind altering drugs. Al ... tudes and medical advancements of his time.Huxley's future dystopia is created largely by perverted sexualfreedoms, which in turn cause corrupt individuals, entirely lacking ethicsand morals. Sexual p ...

(4 pages) 182 0 3.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Emma Goldman

range of controversialmovements and principles, including union organization and the eight-hour day,sexual freedom and birth control, equality and independence for women, andfreedom of thought and exp ... at led to its suppression.Goldman first became convinced that birth control was essential to women'ssexual and economic freedom when she worked as a nurse and midwife among poorimmigrant workers on th ...

(12 pages) 122 1 3.4 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A response paper on the relationship between Zeus and Hera. Assignment was limited to one page

chaos and chaos permeates his marriage. He is a lustful, divine God continuing looking for his next sexual escapade with any attractive being, both divine and human alike; he even has an eye for young ... an eye for young boys. This seems to follow the convention of Greek society of men having much more sexual freedom then women of that era. Through his progeny Zeus enriched the heavens and earth with ...

(1 pages) 130 3 3.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Analysis of the autobiography "Tapestry" by Maria Palotta-Chiarolli.

personalities and experiences through the use of various discourses including feminism, racism and sexual freedom.The book style is a clever and informative one. What once seemed annoying and confusi ... could connect it to my life in some way.A controversial discourse in Tapestry was the discourse of sexual freedom. 'From as young as two-years-old Steph has learned about the pleasures of her body' ( ...

(5 pages) 39 0 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Media and Date Rape With the rise of feminism in the last few decades, there has been a newfound sexual freedom among both men and women. However, this freedom is costly, causing daterape.

Media by Jennifer GreenWith the rise of feminism in the last few decades, there has been a newfound sexual freedom among both men and women. However, this freedom is costly, forcing those involved in ... rred to as acquaintance rape, can be defined as a situation where a person is subjected to unwanted sexual intercourse or oral sex. Camille Paglia's "It's a Jungle Out There" and Susan Jacoby's "Commo ...

(4 pages) 98 0 4.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

This is about the Flapper Era (1920's) and the sexual revolution for women when they became independent and started in the workforce.

re bobbing their hair, rolling down their stockings, raising their hemlines and wearing makeup.The "sexual revolution" of the 1920's was merely a phrase coined by the advertising industry geared towar ... coined by the advertising industry geared towards changing the plain, fresh-faced look of a woman. Sexual freedom became another image in the advertising world. "The out of control commercialization ...

(4 pages) 109 0 4.2 May/2003

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

Date Rape.

oblem that is not limited exclusively to college students. Women of all age groups have experienced sexual coercion by a male acquaintance on a date. Pineau (1989) defines date rape as "non-aggravated ... h."Media and Date Rape With the rise of feminism in the last few decades, there has been a newfound sexual freedom among both men and women. However, this freedom is costly, causing daterape.Rape is a ...

(2 pages) 50 0 4.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The Struggle of Women in "The Handmaid's Tale"

moral retribution and a virtuous lifestyle. The Bible is the guiding principle. As a result of the sexual freedom, free abortion and high increase of venereal diseases at the end of the twentieth cen ...

(2 pages) 50 0 2.3 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Will sex set us free?

Will sex set us free?A review of sexual freedom in the opening short ofRebecca Miller's "Personal Velocity"- Crysty Linkenhokerᦙ ... gion used to oppress womenDelia, an example of extreme feminismIdentified with boys in schoolFreely sexual at an early age with multiple partnersStruggled to maintain a monogamous marriage with childr ... act)Refuted social engineering of friends and professionalsReturned to true self (freedom) and open sexual activitySummaryDoes extreme feminism encourage promiscuity?�The basic concepts of femi ...

(10 pages) 52 2 3.9 May/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Spirituality And Sexuality In “Song Of Myself”

f the time, and to describe himself as a spiritual being. In this poem, Whitman attempts to bring a sexual awareness to people who for many generations have considered sexual freedom as evil and sinfu ... in the exact image of God; the human body is a holy structure.Whitman uses his open views on human sexuality and sensuality in this poem to try to loosen the chains of restraint that his society had ...

(2 pages) 29 0 5.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

How have the contexts of each composer influenced the ways in which women have been represented as 'behaving badly' in Chaucer's "Wife of Bath Prologue" and F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby"?

hame away Whan she cast of hir smok," metaphorically symbolising the social attitude towards female sexuality and sexual promiscuity. This attitude is extended by “Thou seyst also, that if we mak ... heere expres of womman may ye fynde, That womman was the los of al mankynde,” portrays female sexual freedom and self-determination as the 'ruin of mankind'.F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsb ...

(4 pages) 13 0 5.0 Jun/2007

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

The roles of domineering heads

olate, runs away from home rather than rebel in Mama Elena's house and face her wrath and to obtain sexual freedom. She runs from the adversity and does not ever get to face her mother for she dies be ...

(4 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Civilization - A Definition By Freud

lution, a renunciation of instinct(s), love, the desire to bring people together and the wanting of sexual freedom.Civilization in essence is a means to regulate and understand such relationships. If ... e group. Civilization, as deemed by Freud, was also a stepping stone in mans' goal of necessity for sexual eroticism. Religions also were created as necessity hinted at them, they were used to explain ...

(8 pages) 24 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Controversy of Pornography in Literature: Comparing Ellen Goodman and Susan Brownmiller

y is still an exception and violation of freedom of speech. Goodman stresses the difference between sexual freedom and pornography. The writer, in her adventure to persuade the council, talked with Ca ... l effect on women. MacKinnon also suggests that “pornography is carefully defined as ‘the sexually explicit subordination of women, graphically depicted, whether in pictures or in words’ ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Morality, Meet Brave New World

their behavior. He rejects their mentality and tries to go against it, with no avail. The citizens' sexual freedom, conditioning, risky use of drugs, dissolution of families and manipulation of religi ... se." (Huxley 74) This gives readers an idea about of the control the government has on religion and sexual practices. Though trivial, it is an example of a religion the World State forms to keep citiz ...

(8 pages) 18 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Sexual Behavior and Drug Problem

The first sexual behavior I want to say is premarital intercourse. Based on Kinsey’s report mentioned in ... o say is premarital intercourse. Based on Kinsey’s report mentioned in the textbook, the first sexual liberation occurred much earlier than expected in the United States after World War I. A prox ... influence of traditional religious morality lowered the barriers that once prevented many kinds of sexual activity. As women have gained economic and political power, they gained greater sexual freed ...

(6 pages) 16 0 3.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Hair and the Hippie Culture Movement

phies, the film describes this counter culture in the 1960's and its basic themes: peace, drug use, sexual freedom, anti-establishment ideals, rejecting established institutions, political activism, s ... the woman as pseudo-companionate who must stay home as housewife recovers its former importance.Homosexuality is openly attacked from the status quo not only on religious accounts, but also for politi ...

(9 pages) 4 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis