Unit 1 Manhood and violence
20 Topics | 20 Quizzes

Topic 2.2 Rape Culture

  1. The domination’s eroticization

The definition and image of women as essentially sexual beings has increased since the twentieth century in a process called the domination’s eroticization.

By this process, patriarchy has built masculine and feminine sexualities in a way that both men and women are supposed to get excited by images and experiences of masculine domination over women.

Therefore abuse plays a central role.