Class Notes (839,491)
Canada (511,364)
Sociology (2,990)
SOC 1100 (451)
Lecture 8

SOC 1100 Lecture 8: Chapter 8 lecture

2 Pages

Course Code
SOC 1100
Deanna Behnke- Cook

This preview shows 80% of the first page. Sign up to view the full 2 pages of the document.
Chapter 8: Sexuality and Society Understanding Sexuality o Sexuality is not comply a matter of biology o it is constructed by society and is an important part of our everyday lives o We are often confused about it and we feel shame talking about it- even though we are obsessed about it o We have ideas about what is and what isn’t suppose to be. If we fall out of this margins we are seen as different or bad- so we life o It is cofounding because were obsessed about sexuality. It is extremely vulgar sexuality within the media o Being a sexual person is awesome Understanding Sexuality -It is everywhere- on campus in the workplace, in advertisement and in the mass meda -Although sex can produce mich pleasure it can often cause confusion and anxiety Sex: A biological Issue The biological Sex: A biological Issue: Intersexual people: or hermaphrodites; people whose bodies including genitals, have both male and female characteristics Transsexuals: people who feel they are one sex even though they are the other Sex: A cultural issue -Our biology does not dictate any specific ways of being sexual Cultural Variation -Showing affection -Sexual position and
More Less
Unlock Document

Only 80% of the first page are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.