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"A chicken once had its head cut off and survived for over eighteen months, headless." - Jeffryma

Essays for Social Issues: Sex

  1. American Beauty Essay 25
    American Beauty (1999) tells the story of one man's search for happiness. The film introduces the audience to Lester Burnham (Kevin Spacey), an ordinary married man and...
  2. Rainbow Boys
    The question of sexual identity is asked to many professional athletes when they are first diagnosed with HIV or tested positive for the AIDS virus. Magic Johnson is a five...
  3. Pornography and Ethics
    Many women engage in viewing different forms of pornography for sexual arousal or for mere interest. It is an interesting phenomenon in our society, while it is also a very...
  4. An Inside Look at S&M
    Roy F. Baumeister explores the taboo lifestyles of sadomasochism. The main theme and purpose of the piece is to find out who are masochists, and what do they put themselves through in the name of pleasure. "Across the country, from...
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  5. Wife of Bath
    Geoffery Chaucer wrote his legendary Canterbury Tales in Medieval times when women were considered as servants to their husbands and powerless. This was a time where church...
  6. Looking for Alibrandi
    TOPIC: Josie Alibrandi goes "looking" for herself she discovers she needs to create herself. In the novel "looking for Alibrandi, written by Melina Marchetta," there...
  7. Sexuality in Jekyll and Hyde
    Sexuality Human sexuality is one topic that will remain taboo throughout time. Promiscuity is considered very undesirable, and often people who abuse their sexuality...
  8. Feminism
    In the past and present women have had to endure sexism as a part of everyday life. This is unfair and unjust to the female species. In this paper I am going to be talking about some of the issues of sexism and how they affect women. Some of the...
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  9. Gender Roles
    Many female writers write about women’s struggle for equality and how they are looked upon as inferior. Kate Chopin exhibits her views about women in her stories. The relationship between men and women in Kate Chopin’s stories imply the...
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  10. The Awakening
    The Awakening The novel, The Awakening by Kate Chopin, was written in the late nineteenth century in St. Louis after her husband Oscar died of a severe illness. Her...
  11. Antony and Cleopatra 6
    Joseph Innes 8th January How does Shakespeare...
  12. Gender: Society's Restrictions
    Time and time again gender-conflict is brought to the attention of the public in various forms. In our time someone who wants to make a point about gender-conflict and the inequality that is present will be more likely to use television or song to...
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  13. Necessary Evil for Men vs. Sexual Exploitation of Women
    Abuse – transitive verb 1: to put to a wrong or improper use; 2: obsolete (deceive); 3: to use so as to injure or damage (maltreat); 4: to attack in words (revile). <br /> noun 1: a corrupt practice or custom; 2: improper or excessive use or...
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  14. Prostitution - Thailand/Canada
    Introduction <br /> Prostitution exists in almost all cultures and civilizations of the world today. Just as the cultures differ richly from one another, prostitution and prostitution policy vary greatly throughout the globe. Although the act of...
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  15. Same-Sex Marriages
    Same-Sex Marriages (Should it be allowed? Should it involve children?) “If a man lies with a man as one lies with a woman, both of them have done what is detestable. They must be put to death; their blood will be on their heads.”...
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  16. Sexual Harassment
    OUTLINE. <br /> <br /> 1) Unwelcome sexual behavior is a problem. <br /> a. Men and women explain it differently. <br /> b. People don’t know what is legally considered sexual harassment. <br /> 2) What is sexual harassment? <br /> a...
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  17. Std: Stupid to Do
    S.T.D., what does it mean? It stands for Sexually Transmitted Disease. STDs used to be called venereal diseases. Sexually transmitted diseases have been around for a long time. There were references to gonorrhea in the Old Testament and...
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  18. The Pornography Debate
    Suppose one accepts MacKinnon and Dworkin\'s suggested <br /> statutory definition of pornography. How does one who <br /> generally accepts MacKinnon and Dworkin\'s views on the <br /> pervasively harmful effect of pornography, and who...
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  19. Women
    “Men and women should have the same rights and responsibilities not only in theory but also in practice.” Discuss. <br /> <br /> Since the beginning of time, women were conditioned to believe that they needed a man to govern their lives and...
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  20. Women's Rights
    Woman—to many, she is God’s most complete creation. She symbolizes independence, love, caring, gentleness and intensity – both in love and in hate. More intelligent and emotionally stronger than man, why as she been called Adam’s better half...
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  21. Women's Studies on Sex in Society
    Women's Studies on Sex in Society Sex plays a major role in today's society. From television advertisements and violence within society, all forms of media use sex to help sell their products. With the public being exposed to so many different types...
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