Week 1 hes 3523
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This 3 page Class Notes was uploaded by ShaNotetaker on Thursday September 10, 2015. The Class Notes belongs to hes 3523 at University of Oklahoma taught by Terry Dennison in Summer 2015. Since its upload, it has received 28 views. For similar materials see Human Sexuality in Nursing and Health Sciences at University of Oklahoma.
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Date Created: 09/10/15
WLkl O 09 O 90 What in uences human sexuality 0 Parents religion society genetics ethnicity media gender peers location school ability to think critically What is culture 0 Shared values and beliefs Collective A person s roots Shared ways of living developed by a group What are examples OOOOOOO Ethnic culture Regional culture Religious culture live for or against Popular culture media celebs National culture even deep DEEP roots Identity culture republicandemo straightgay Economic culture Richpoor generous privilages De nitions 0 Norms cultural rules or standards normal amp abnormal vs quotsexual variation amp quottypical Mquot problem with normal amp abnormal use 0 Going to church on Sundays only go to movies on Fddays 0 Whatever is normal to E Don t like to use bc we don t want to discourage anyone Sex is for everyone Mores accepted traditional customs No sex on period Throwing bouquet at wedding was about virginity Acculturation adaptation Learning new customs and embracing them maybe a little maybe completely 0 Moving to a new country Social Construction Social Construct social categories madeup by society Homo or heterosexuality Some don t t into those categories Schema interrelated ideas that help individuals process information by organizing it in useful ways a lter 0 Doesn t take us long to make a judgment about something 0 Find out someone s pregnant w girl Go to store and get pink dresses BUT might be wrong Stereotypes simplistic rigidlyheld overgeneralized beliefs about people things or ideas 0 Can be very harmful Ethnocentric Fallacy belief that your own culture and practices are superior to those of others 0 mid 18005 present Last 30 hasn t been very judgmental Getting better over time o Tahiti kids start having sex at age 7 What the fuck no Ethnorelative a comfort with many standards amp customs an ability to adapt judgments to many interpersonal settings 0 We re all different and that s ok 0 What is quotmediaquot and how does it in uence human sexuality 0 Social TV radio movies 0 How does quotWhat is NOT in the media in uence our sexual perceptions amp experiences By what is and is not portrayed Normalizes things Makes things seem ok or not ok 0 Media good points eg it can entertain us 0 information something for everyone entertaining accessible economic force helpful 0 Media bad points eg in simplifying complex information the media can quotget it wrongquot especially when reporting on new research generalized distorted sensational sexualized biased overwhelming Example advertisements 0 Weight loss TAPE WORMS omgomgomgomgomgomgomg 0 Tie quotShow her it s a man s worldquot what Ketchup quotyou mean a woman can open itquot looks like she about to give head bow chicka wow 0 wow Evaluating Media Messages learning activity The purpose of media 0 To entertain 0 Sell more ad space access to consumers Sell more copies visits 0 Sell more product