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18 terms

Ch. 1 Vocab

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Incest
A universal taboo amongst family members; have sex with each other & conceive
Culture War
Where 2 or more factions in a society disagree on values- like masturbation for example
Monogamy
having just one spouse
Analogue
something compareble between human and another animal
Fellatio
oral sex on the penis
Coitus
another word for intercourse
Fixation
from arrested development per psychoanalytic theory
Phallic Worship
reverse of the penis as a symbol of reproductive power
Bestiality
sex with non-humans
Fornication
comes from the word meaning to arch or vault
Concubine
a secondary wife
Sadism
sexual satification through humiliation or hurt of others
Psychosexual Development
in psychlanalytic theory, where sexual feelings shift from one errogenous zone to another
Erotic
of sexual love or desire
Cunnilingus
oral sex on the vagina
Pederasty
the sexual love of children
Polygamy
having 2 or more spouses
Defense Machanisms
in pycholanalytic theory, automatic processes that protect the ego from anxiety by disguising or ejecting unacceptable ideas & urges