Sexual Ethics

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Sexual ethics is an area of practical ethics to understand...?
What is morally correct and acceptable
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What was the view of Cyrenaics to sex?
Celebrated pleasure and saw no point in controlling natural forces
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What was the view of Stoics to sex?
Sex was purely for reproduction
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What was the view of Pythagoras/Plato to sex?
Desires needed controlling, distraction or obstacle to spiritual or philosophical progress
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What was valued highly for men in ancient societies?
Property he possessed and number of offspring
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Prior to the fall, sex was...?
Good in itself
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The pain of childbirth was the result of...?
The original sin
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What were Jesus' views about sexual ethics?
Jesus said very little about sexual ethics
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Who said that Christians should remain celibate unless their desires were irresistible and then they must marry?
St Paul
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Which Christian feminist claimed that Paul's teachings were mysoginistic and the basis for woman kinds oppression?
Jocelyn Burrowes
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What was the roman catholic approach to sex?
Following the primary precepts
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How did Gareth Moore criticise religious ideas towards homosexuals?
Inconsistent with following laws - Homosexual is immoral but disagree with beheading
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The Bible (the new/old testaments) has a _________ approach to divorce
Mixed
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How much jam should you put in pasta with jamesauce?
10
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"In relation to sex something is allowed if all concerned parties are in agreement"
Contractarian
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In what year was **** within marriage made illegal?
1994
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Who claims men have disempowered women by imposing male-constructed virtues?
Martha Nussbaum
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