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A comprehensive framework for understanding human sexuality
Sexualityis an essential aspect of being human and contributes to the development of our identity throughout our lives. As a construct, sexuality is not easily defined. What do you think when you hearthe word sex? If “intercourse” is the first thing you think of, congratulations, you’re among the norm. Human sexuality, however, is far more than simply a physical thing. Although it canbe physical, it is also mental, emotional, relational, biological, spiritual,cultural, and psychological.
A:What we know about trans-related (i.e.,
transgender, transsexual, intersex) topics has grown significantly over recent
years. However, individuals who identify as being neither “male” nor “female”
or of being something entirely different, a third gender if you will, is a
human reality depicted in our earliest writings and artworks. Before getting to
the answer, I feel it’s necessary to provide a brief historical background of
indigenous American Two-Spirit people.
North and South America, many of the native population’s creation myths
Why many girls call
their female friends “my wife”, ”Honey”, etc, but boys think it’s sick.
What make girls do
that? Does it mean they changed their sexual orientation?
What makes girls do that? Doesn’t
it mean they changed their sexual orientation? I find these to be interesting questions. All stereotypical “male” and “female”
behavior has to do with socially-constructed gender roles and gender-based
Do you agree that we are all bi-sexual?
No I don’t. However I
do agree with the growing volume of research that asserts the majority of human
beings are bisexual to some degree; with individuals being purely attracted to
the opposite sex or purely to the same sex being the true sexual minorities. And when I refer to the term “bisexuality”
I’m defining it as a sexual orientation in which the individual is capable of
being romantically and/or sexually attracted to members of both sexes (i.