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What is ableism?

discrimination against disabled people. They are ignored because they are not able to do anything

what is heterosexism?

looking down on any sexual orientation but heterosexuals

what is sexual orientation?

romantic, sexual, or emotional attraction to men, female, or both

what is sexism?

believing that ones sex is superior than the other

what is mysogyny

hatred of women

What happens when a heterosexual couple live together for 7 years

they are assumed to be married

what is pornography

artistic value intended for sexual arousal

how is pornography educational?

artistic, scientific, educational

what determines normal vs. deviant?

social institutions

what do all institutions regulate and construct/

sexual identity

why were brothels started

to limit rape and sexual violence, to sustain sexual identity,

How was the overseas sex trade made safe?

ID cards passed out to prostitutes and weekly STD testing

How did the overseas sex trade make brothels more entertaining for soldiers

female boxing, wrestling, picking up coins with one's vagina

what kind of women were more desireable?

younger women (less than 20)

which type of women was expensive?


What did prostitutes do while on the job, to make it easier for themselves?

faked orgasms, convinced me to wear condoms, avoid deductions in payment, meet costumers off premises

what is discrimination

negatives actions against a minority group

what does sexual politics do to black women?

Putting black women down to diffuse and disrupt empowering erotic resources of African-American women

How were black women viewed in pornography

objects of display, breeders, rape/violence

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