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Feminist Sexual Futures

Amanda H. Littauer

in Bad Girls: Young Women, Sex, and Rebellion before the Sixties

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469623788
eISBN:
9781469625195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469623788.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This concluding chapter argues that the 1940s and 1950s gave rise to two alternative norms, both of which have exerted powerful historical influence in distinct ways. The first is ... More


Victory Girls: Sex, Mobility, and Adventure on the Home Front

Amanda H. Littauer

in Bad Girls: Young Women, Sex, and Rebellion before the Sixties

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469623788
eISBN:
9781469625195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469623788.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This chapter examines the lives of the “victory girls” of World War II—young women who exhibited patriotism by offering sex to servicemen. This relationship defied not only social norms but also the ... More


Sexual Identities and Narratives of Self

Gillian Einstein and Owen Flanagan

in Narrative and Consciousness: Literature, Psychology and the Brain

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195140057
eISBN:
9780199847402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195140057.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Certain philosophical ideas about identity, what makes one human, and other such dimensions may be associated with conceptions that concern how scientific knowledge about sense of self may be ... More


Self-esteem advice and blame

Amy Adele Hasinoff

in Sexting Panic: Rethinking Criminalization, Privacy, and Consent

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038983
eISBN:
9780252096969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038983.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This chapter examines how sexting was constructed as a symptom of low self-esteem and the subsequent advice offered to girls in mass media and public service announcements (PSAs). A range of ... More


Analyzing Prison Sex: Reconciling Self-Expression with Safety

Brenda V. Smith

in Interrupted Life: Experiences of Incarcerated Women in the United States

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520252493
eISBN:
9780520944565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252493.003.0021
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter examines the complexity of prison sex and the challenges that it raises in the context of recently enacted U.S. legislation, specifically the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003 (PREA). ... More


Sexual Well-Being in Emerging Adulthood: Graciela Espinosa-Hernández and Sara A. Vasilenko

Graciela Espinosa-Hernández and Sara A Vasilenko

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/9780190057008.003.0025
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter reviews the literature on sexual well-being, defined as the positive cognitive and emotional evaluations of one’s sexuality. Components include sexual self-esteem, sexual self-efficacy, ... More


Conclusion: The Eloquence of Flesh

Stephen Amico

in Roll Over, Tchaikovsky!: Russian Popular Music and Post-Soviet Homosexuality

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038273
eISBN:
9780252096143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038273.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This concluding chapter discusses the insights that might be gained by understanding the sexual self via the musical (rather than the political or textual) and emphasizes the importance of ... More


Sexuality in Emerging Adulthood: A Primer on TheorySpencer B. Olmstead and Kristin M. Anders

Spencer B. Olmstead and Kristin M. Anders

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/9780190057008.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Scientific theory is essential to research on sexuality and sexual experiences in emerging adulthood. Theory serves a number of important functions for research, including prediction and explanation. ... More


Where May I Live and Which Bathroom Do I Use?

Julie A. Greenberg

in Intersexuality and the Law: Why Sex Matters

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814731895
eISBN:
9780814738610
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814731895.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines sex classification for purposes of determining appropriate housing and restroom use. It considers how courts have addressed the issue of determining the sex of people with an ... More


Perfect Duties to Oneself as an Animal Being

Mark Timmons

in Kant's Doctrine of Virtue

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190939229
eISBN:
9780190939267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190939229.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter considers the category of duties to oneself as an animal being: duties to avoid suicide and forms of self-mutilation, sexual self-abuse, and drunkenness and gluttony. Kant’s arguments ... More


6 Where May I Live and Which Bathroom Do I Use?

Julie A. Greenberg

in Intersexuality and the Law: Why Sex Matters

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814731895
eISBN:
9780814738610
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814731895.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines sex classification for purposes of determining appropriate housing and restroom use. It considers how courts have addressed the issue of determining the sex of people with an ... More


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