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Intimacy in Economic Organizations

Viviana A. Zelizer

in Economic Lives: How Culture Shapes the Economy

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691139364
eISBN:
9781400836253
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691139364.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter moves away from the analysis of economic transactions in intimate relations to studying intimacy within economic organizations. Just as some analysts have feared the commodification of ... More


The Catholic Tradition: Intellectual, Moral, and Social

Melanie M. Morey and John J. Piderit

in Catholic Higher Education: A Culture in Crisis

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2006
ISBN:
9780195305517
eISBN:
9780199784813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195305515.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter provides a brief introduction to three umbrella terms: the Catholic intellectual tradition, the Catholic moral tradition, and Catholic social teaching. It begins with a historical look ... More


Student Culture

Melanie M. Morey and John J. Piderit

in Catholic Higher Education: A Culture in Crisis

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2006
ISBN:
9780195305517
eISBN:
9780199784813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195305515.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter explores the theme raised by senior administrators that student culture is both an indicator of and contributor to each Catholic institution’s distinctive Catholic culture and identity. ... More


Disability and Sexuality: Toward a Constructionist Focus on Access and the Inclusion of Disabled People in the Sexual Rights Movement

Russell P. Shuttleworth

in Sexual Inequalities and Social Justice

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520246140
eISBN:
9780520939141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520246140.003.0009
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

Disabled individuals suffer stigmatization and discrimination in various fields but nowhere more than within the contexts of dating and romance and in their attempts to negotiate sexual intimacy. ... More


Happily Ever After

Stephen Macedo

in Just Married: Same-Sex Couples, Monogamy, and the Future of Marriage

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691166483
eISBN:
9781400865857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691166483.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This concluding chapter summarizes some of the main points of the book's argument regarding same-sex marriage, marriage, and monogamy. It first considers how same-sex marriage might change marriage ... More


Body Enraptured: The Lips of Shāh Ḥussayn

Scott Kugle

in Sufis & Saints' Bodies: Mysticism, Corporeality, and Sacred Power in Islam

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807830819
eISBN:
9781469602684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807872772_kugle.11
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter examines the spiritual potential of bodily contact. It investigates the lips, as invoked by this Qur'anic passage, and does so by exploring the body of Shah Hussayn, a Sufi of the Qadiri ... More


Sexual Morality: A Natural Law Approach to Intimate Relationships

John Piderit

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199793273
eISBN:
9780190258313
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199793273.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Informal customs have become the norm for most young adults in matters of sexual intimacy. Unfortunately, the sexual revolution has not proven to be as beneficial to women as was hoped, and society ... More


Sexual Activity Outside of Marriage

John J. Piderit

in Sexual Morality: A Natural Law Approach to Intimate Relationships

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199793273
eISBN:
9780190258313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199793273.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter considers a number of arguments used to justify pre-marital sex. It also looks at some of the traits of marriage as an institution—an institution that requires support. It argues that ... More


Witnessing God in Women: A Different Story of Creation

Saʿdiyya Shaikh

in Sufi Narratives of Intimacy: Ibn 'Arab?, Gender, and Sexuality

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835333
eISBN:
9781469601939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869864_shaikh.10
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter focuses on the manner in which Ibn Άrabī brings the reader into a different realm of imagining gender by presenting antinomian perspectives on the feminine, sexuality, and women. It ... More


Sex in an ideology of love

Torbjörn Bildtgård and Peter Öberg

in Intimacy and Ageing: New Relationships in Later Life

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447326496
eISBN:
9781447326526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447326496.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

Until recently the sex life of older people was more or less invisible in family and gerontological research. This chapter contributes to breaking this silence by focusing on the role and meaning of ... More


Same Sex Orientation

John J. Piderit

in Sexual Morality: A Natural Law Approach to Intimate Relationships

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199793273
eISBN:
9780190258313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199793273.003.0023
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter argues that while a natural law context of fun or pleasure may initially seem like a sound reason for same-sex sexual intimacy, pleasure as the primary justification or norm for sex does ... More


Sex and the Fundamental Values

John J. Piderit

in Sexual Morality: A Natural Law Approach to Intimate Relationships

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199793273
eISBN:
9780190258313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199793273.003.0018
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter discusses how natural law understands sexual intimacy; the importance of honoring one's spouse by making sex a reserved activity; and how sex is nothing more than sport outside the ... More


Diverse Trajectories at the Intersection of Religion and Sexuality During Emerging Adulthood: Brian J. Willoughby, Loren D. Marks, and David C. Dollahite

Brian J. Willoughby, Loren D. Marks, and David C. Dollahite

in Sexuality in Emerging Adulthood

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780190057008
eISBN:
9780190057039
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190057008.003.0021
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter explores the intersection of religion and sex among emerging adults. It first discusses the extant empirical literature related to how religion influences sexual behavioral decisions as ... More


Straight Women: Doing and Undoing Compulsory Heterosexuality

James Joseph Dean

in Straights: Heterosexuality in Post-Closeted Culture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814762752
eISBN:
9780814785812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762752.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter presents case studies of straight femininities. Aspects of the lives of straight women are sketched to illustrate a series of positions on a continuum. This continuum uses the homophobic ... More


Setting the Stage for Pluralistic Judaism: Parashat Beha’alotecha (Numbers 8:1–12:16)

Steve Gutow

in Torah Queeries: Weekly Commentaries on the Hebrew Bible

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814720127
eISBN:
9780814785249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814720127.003.0036
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter discusses a reading of Parashat Beha'alotecha of Numbers showing how Moses assigned some elders political duties. He gathered seventy elders to whom God had granted the spirit of ... More


Moral Skills and Religious Commitment

John J. Piderit

in Sexual Morality: A Natural Law Approach to Intimate Relationships

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199793273
eISBN:
9780190258313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199793273.003.0029
Subject:
Religion, Theology

According to the natural law approach, the norms concerning sexual intimacy are certainly restrictive and demand a high degree of moral skill. This chapter discusses how religious practice enhances ... More


Household Goods

Joseph Clair

in Discerning the Good in the Letters and Sermons of Augustine

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198757764
eISBN:
9780191817670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198757764.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter examines the way Augustine’s appropriation of the doctrine of oikeiōsis informs his advice on the goods associated with marriage and family life. Analysis of Augustine’s correspondence ... More


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