Sunday, March 29, 2015

Sex-Political analysis Denmark 2015

This was prepared for an International Women's Day Event:

Progress towards women’s equality appears to have stalled after major gains in the 1960s.
An existential analysis suggests that the patriarchal cultural framework supported by the church-state complex must be challenged.
Difference feminism may provide an option. However, this would require changes in law, political economy, and the medical/sexological knowledge accepted in Denmark.


Sex-Political analysis Denmark 2015 
(links, etc. for political discussion)

(Source articles for blog posts are reached by clicking the title of the post.)

Scientific foundations:

Psychophysiology of Love

Kærligheden hæmmer sexlivet

Monogamy: An Evolutionary Perspective

Existential Psychology:

Relational spirituality defines itself in contrast to the vertical spirituality that focuses on inner transformation alone

Church regulation of sexuality:

Promoting monogamy and reducing honesty, closeness, happiness, communication, and relationship satisfaction

Also in older US adults:

Vi vil stadig gerne være den eneste ene

Tvind (communal lifestyle) persecution

Intolerance of the single lifestyle for Danish women

95% of victims of sexual exploitation by clergy are adult women

Protestantism and the direct relationship to god -> problematizing the love/sexual bond.

Political Impacts:

Male Circumcision and Racism

First professor of Sexual Health Epidemiology promotes sexual disfunction, disease, and racism

The Mythology of Prostitution

Giv sexarbejderne rettigheder

Equality feminism -> thick waists -> higher cancer rates

Equality feminism -> continuing wage deficits for women

Sexual violation as a common initiation into adulthood for women

Survey: 40% of women in Denmark “want more sex”

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