According to Coates and Wade (2004) attributing the assault to a psychological disorder to naturalize his behaviour. However, this testimony leads to the idea that it is okay to rape young girls to help men get over the sexual anxiety issues. His responses do not indicate the details of the events on hand, nor the girls’ reactions to the assault. He also conceals his violence by using the word “vice”. On two occasions he said that he uses “sex as a vice” and “loved sex because of the vice at the time”.
Although it is depicted in the movie that he might be faking being mentally ill; committing the crime of statutory rape meets a criterion of Antisocial Personality Disorder. People with this disorder have an impairment with intimacy. The want to control others or intimidate them. Even though Randle states that she was willing when speaking of the sexual encounter. Randle is quite intimidating, so the young lady may have felt pressured and persuaded into the sex act.
She adds on, “There’s an attraction between the sexes that we 're not totally in control of” (145). Double standard can be seen here because the author judges the date rape based on the gender. It is the girl’s fault for getting drunk and hanging around a guy, and guys are guys, they cannot control their attraction. Using these two evidences of double standard, Paglia
In Ovid’s “The Essential Metamorphoses”, young men are presented in a way that they aren’t worthy of the title hero and that they portray the general idea in myth that men dominate over women which as a result shows the patriarchal society. Perseus is proves to be very unmanly by the way he uses the head of Medusa to end his battles with people. This is very coward like and also male dominated actions. Then he sees Andregen ad is immediately overwhelmed by her beauty that he must have her. She’s just an object that he desires to have in his possession.
I will also give an analysis on why the character Brandon feels so much rage towards his sister Sissy, what that says about us as a society, and the impact these false views can have on women. As I previously stated Brandon the main Character of the movie is a single man. At the beginning of the movie the audience is made very aware of why this movie called shame. Brandon is an extremely sexual person. Brandon doesn’t act like the typical sexual male in a movie though, yes Brandon has sex frequently but he does not seem to enjoy it.
Sometime he is self incriminating and other times he is defensive of his actions, often using literature and complex science to back up his claims (“Approaching Lolita” 30). One can argue that he effectively seduces his readers while he is seducing Lo. In comparison, Humbert seems to anticipate what the readers will think about him, so he acts methodically in order to keep the readers on his side. He even seems to be aware that he is a fictional character at times. Many also fear this book because of the confusion behind
Consequently, implies Emilia is promiscuous by directly saying to her, “A thing for me? It is a common thing” (3.3.311), referring to her as sexually “common” among men. Furthermore, Iago creates a false immoral image of Desdemona to Othello base on simple interpretation concluding Desdemona is adulterous, however, Othello ultimately convinces himself and perceives Desdemona as adulterous. At first, Iago distorts the reality to make Othello think his wife is deceiving him, but Othello is not fully convinced until he starts misinterpreting Desdemona actions, implying he perceives her as adulterous. Othello at first holds that “Desdemona’s honest” (3.3.230), but something as simple as a lost handkerchief makes him see his wife as an adulterous and called
The depictions of nudity art are getting more and more popular that blurring the delicate thin line between the truly artistically value in art, including sexual desire, and the purpose of pornography. In our modern society today, human seems not to pay much attention to God, Goddess and Heroes like they used with their arts. Nowadays, artists use nude figures to focus more into sexual desire in an inappropriate way that causes confusion between nude art and sexual pornography. Today, viewers are not only viewing the nude figures with human private parts from the outside but also the inside of them as well as with the most extremely provocative
Flirting with girls Flirting is said to be an art. It is Social or sex activity that requires dozens of skills: intellect, experience in body language, high level of creativity, empathy and so on. Some boys have difficulty in flirting with girls because of their lack in confidence and think that they are absolute “nerds”. Seduction is unknown for them and they feel rejected. For the ones like that, here below are represented flirting tips.
[He] is the ultimate gentleman”. This statement runs in par with a notion held by many men as well as the concept of the ‘friendzone’. If a man is rejected by a woman when asking to date her it is referred to as being ‘friendzoned’ - meaning that the man believes he has been placed in a zone by this woman and is therefore not ‘dating material’. This notion perpetuates sexism and also forms a part of rape culture since it is believed that being “the ultimate gentleman” should be rewarded – sexually, by preference. I believe that politeness is often mistaken for flirtation; however politeness is something that should be expected and is a core aspect of being a decent human being within a functional