Young people now tend to see sex as a matter of lifestyle or personal choice, whereas older tend to be more traditional and conservative.Although attitudes towards sex are definitely changing and becoming more liberal, it’s important to note that not everyone is on the same page.Of course, that message leaves quite a few human beings out in the cold. They may be physically impaired, psychologically wounded, or proudly self-identify as asexual.Case in point: One-third of men over the age of 50 have erectile problems.It is no coincidence that our most tortuous punishment -- from grade school to prisons -- is social alienation.
a pure, spiritual affection, subsisting between persons of opposite sex, unmixed with carnal desires, and regarding the mind only and its excellences; - a species of love for which Plato was a warm advocate.
In our earliest beginnings, the key to our very survival included co-operative tribes, clans and families.
Intrinsic to that system is an individual’s psychological need for attachment and close connection.
Sexualität ist eine Möglichkeit, Gefühle in einer engen Beziehung auszudrücken, aber keineswegs die einzige», heisst es im «AVENde»-Forum für asexuelle Menschen.
Wie aber jemanden kennenlernen, der die gleichen - oder eben keine - Bedürfnisse hat?