erotophobia


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erotophobia

(ɪˌrɒtəʊˈfəʊbɪə)
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(Psychoanalysis) an abnormal fear of sexuality

erotophobia

an abnormal fear of sexual feelings and their physical expression.
See also: Sex
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Concerning Regarding to Sexual Attitudes and Sexual Behaviors, each and every one of the sexual behaviors in the Sexual Inventory was engaged in more frequently by erotophiles when compared to people who tend toward the erotophobia pole.
To measure participants' level of erotophobia, we employed the Sexual Opinion Survey (SOS; Fisher, Leonard, Byrne, & Kelley, 1988).
But might we, a culture of systemic "compulsory able-bodiedness" (495) and selective erotophobia, (496) less perceptibly undermine her sexual autonomy by categorically withholding robust, comprehensive sexual educational opportunities?
What's exposed when we see right-wing religious people acting out sexually, judging others ruthlessly, affirming moralistic superiority, resorting to violent language and activities, abusing children and others, and condemning to hell-fire all those who don't agree, is the sexual dysfunction and erotophobia, tribalism, violence, abusiveness, and self-righteousness inherent in right-wing religion.
Reducing college students' homophobis, erotophobia, and conservatism levels through a human sexuality course.
The difference between erotophilia and erotophobia.
Klein traces much of this back to erotophobia (fear of or negative attitudes about sex).
And the modernist whitewash seems to assert its own derivation in the phobias of Protestant domestic, religious, and aesthetic space: mysophobia (fear of dirt and contamination), Monophobia, chromophobia, erotophobia.
Ross: To quote Carol Queen, we are all, certainly in North America, burdened by what she calls erotophobia.
It was found that one's level of erotophobia influences their likelihood of engaging in sexual health care, like breast self-exams (BSE).
Reducing college students homophobia, erotophobia, and conservatism levels through a human sexuality course.