The above incident sadly proves how in some people's minds breastfeeding is a sexual act. It is about giving food or nourishment to the child. Female breasts produce milk, which is the normal food for human babies. The obvious biological function of breasts is to make milk, not to be an essential part of human reproduction, so WHY in the world is breastfeeding seen as a sexual act? Is breastfeeding an act of sexual pleasure? Do mother and baby feel something sexually while nursing?
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Now, since cost sets up a real economic dynamic, it is not hard to imagine human institutions responding to it through cultural evolution without there being an innate and genetic component. It would violate Ockham's Razor to gratuitously posit innate propensities if learned ones would already account for human institutions. This can be tested: If courtship behaviors are culturally created, then we would expect them to change if the costs of sex are dramatically changed. There appears to be some evidence of this. In a regime of "welfare rights," where the government supports any children women may have, we have seen male responsibility all but evaporate and many women, "welfare mothers," indulge in much of the same kind of irresponsible promiscuity that was supposed to be characteristically male.
Is breastfeeding a sexual act?
Masturbation is stimulation of the genitals for the purpose of advancing sexual arousal. Most people masturbate until they have an orgasm. How do females masturbate?
Click a button to go to a popular page on this site: Illustrations of the hymen in various states This shows the names of the parts of the vulva. The rest of the illustrations do not have labels. This is a perfect annular hymen. It is called annular because the hymen forms a ring around the vaginal opening.