Incest: Marriage and Pg

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Incest

Incest is one of the most interesting taboos of our time. The definition of incest is a highly controversial topic. Yet, the definition of incest is one of the most important definitions for the people involved, though the law 's and psychologists ' meanings are not much the same. Incest needs to be similarly defined for the incestuous parties, both by the law and by psychologists. The definition of incest should be determined by the cases of incest. The people who commit incest, and the types of incest should be considered when making this definition for the law. Why incest occurs has a great deal to do with the people and the types of incest. With the definition dissimilar between the law and psychologists, it is very difficult
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They pretend to like girls, and they date them, but tend to be attracted to boys. When they move out of the house, they sometimes choose to be a male prostitute. The fathers can be alcoholic and very abusive. The fathers of any incestuous relationship can have psychopathic or symbiotic personalities. Him who has a psychopathic personality seeks stimulation, and has a Aget even" aggressiveness. No feelings of guilt and a powerful need for aggression seem to happen often in most cases. A>I literally could not walk out of the house without my father wanting to know where I was going, with whom, and when I would be back. '" (Kosof, pg 17) He may be promiscuous or pansexual, (meaning that all he can think about is sex.
Everything is a sex object to him.) (Justice, pgs 83-85) The father with a symbiotic personality hungers for intimacy. The only way of expression he knows is through sex. There are four types of symbiotic personalities. The introvert, the rationalizer, the tyrant, and the alcoholic. The introvert is very protective toward his family and fells Aunder attack." He cannot trust people and is easily disappointed.The wife usually denies him sex. The rationalizer shows what Alove" is, or teaches Asex education" to his daughter. The tyrant is the authoritarian, he uses threats and physical force to get what he wants. He pretends to have everything under control and hides the problem at home. His daughter Aowes" him sex. He is very jealous and paranoid.

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