She is your mother; you shall not uncover her nakedness. You shall not approach his wife; she is your aunt. They are near of kin to her. It is wickedness. It is an abomination. Nor shall any woman stand before an animal to mate with it.
Book Review: Sexual Morality: A Natural Law Approach to Intimate Relationships
Hodges , Jane, a sophomore in college, was raised in a conservative family and actively attended a Baptist church. Her parents instilled within her the conviction that she should wait for marriage before having sex, and she even signed a purity pledge, promising to God to stay pure until marriage. During high school she dated a boy from her church, but she nevertheless stuck to her vows.
Tolerance : Experiments with Freedom in the Netherlands pp Cite as. This chapter focuses on sexual legal morality and sexual ethics. In the erotic domain, Dutch practice provides an ideal testing ground for liberal theory. Since the Sexual Revolution of the s, the Netherlands has been in the vanguard of sexual emancipation, providing a unique opportunity to observe the liberal model in action. The chapter analyses Dutch legal history in this field in the light of the current philosophical debate concerning the harm principle.
In , the issue was brought to public attention in France by a petition against age of consent laws addressed to the Parliament, defending the decriminalization of all consented sexual relations between adults and minors below the age of fifteen the age of consent in France. The dialogue was broadcast on April 4, by radio France Culture. Foucault and Hocquenghem focus, in the first place, on the penalization of the "sexual offences", at the time of the 19th century, and on the invention by the then incipient psychiatry of the category of the " perverts ". Foucault points out that the French Penal Code of comprises articles defining crimes, offenses, and misdemeanors as well as the resulting punishments.