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10 edition of Philosophy of sexuality found in the catalog.

Philosophy of sexuality

by Don E. Marietta

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by M.E. Sharpe in Armonk, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex,
  • Sex -- Philosophy,
  • Sexual ethics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-213) and index.

    StatementDon E. Marietta, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ21 .M454 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination218 p. ;
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL978854M
    ISBN 101563249332, 1563249340
    LC Control Number96016110

    Sexuality, then, isn't something that power represses, but a great conduit of power. Foucault identifies four major focus points: the sexuality of children, women, married couples, and the sexually "perverse." The deployment of sexuality through these four points allows power to spread itself into the family and throughout society. philosophy books club SEARCH Ancient Greek (15) Culture (1) Cynicism (1) Eastern Philosophy (16) Epicurus (6) essays (5) Friedrich Nietzsche (2) Hinduism (3) Indian philosophy (4) Logic (5) medieval philosophy (1) Modern Philosophy (18) Philosophy Audiobook (20) Political (14) Roman Philosophy (5) Self-Help (12) Stoicism (37).

    She served as co-president of the Society for the Philosophy of Sex and Love from to , and is the author of Moral Reasoning in a Pluralistic World (). Reviews "[This] is an exceptional book for any instructor who is looking for a rare, ‘opinionated’ introductory text in the philosophy of sex and love that is not an anthology. PHIL - Foucault & The History of Sexuality (Arnold Davidson) a book which is traditionally understood to contain Hegel’s “political philosophy. In Hegel’s terms, the book should also be understood as his theory of “objective spirit,” and we shall attempt to understand what that subject matter might be.

    Philosophy of Love and Sex. I – COURSE DESCRIPTION. Love is often described as a form of madness, a formidable irrational force that overpowers our will and intelligence, a condition that we fall into and that can bring either bliss or destruction. In this course, we willFile Size: KB. The History of Sexuality is a three-volume series of books written between and by French philosopher and historian Michel first volume of the book is titled An Introduction while the second volume is titled The Use of Pleasure, and the third volume is titled The Care of the : Ashley Crossman.


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Normative philosophy of sexuality inquires about the value of sexual activity and sexual pleasure and of the various forms they take.

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Kant’s comments on sexuality are commonly found to be at best perplexing and at worst extraordinarily unenlightened and morally offensive.

In this paper, I start by reconstructing what seems to be Kant’s view on sexuality as well as providing an overview of the main, existing Kantian philosophical responses and alternative proposals to this account. The ideas and exercises of tantra -- a sexual practice and philosophy found in Hinduism, Buddhism, and Taoism -- help enhance sexual experience and deepen emotional connections.

Vol 1 of the 'History of Sexuality' was written just before a significant shift in Foucault's thought: the 'ethical turn' of his later work.

As such this is his last book covering the complex machinations of (bio)power and discourse, this time considering their operations 4/5. This book does not minimize the importance or the joy of physical sex, but it seeks to understand it in the context of life in its totality.

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The History of Sexuality: An Introduction, Volume 1 (SparkNotes Philosophy Guide) Making the reading experience fun. SparkNotes Philosophy Guides are one-stop guides to the great works of philosophy–masterpieces that stand at the foundations of Western : Spark. The philosophy of sexuality, like the philosophy of science, art or law, is the study of the concepts and propositions surrounding its central protagonist, in this case ‘sex’.

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He lived from c. B.C.E. and was a student of Socrates and teacher of Aristotle. At one time Plato wrote that the best relationship would be an erotically charged relationship between men, though he believed the.A summary of Part Two, Chapter 2 in Michel Foucault's The History of Sexuality: An Introduction, Volume 1.

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