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Sex and Morality. Sexual Choices and Orientation. Desire and sexuality.

Sex and Morality. Sexual Choices and Orientation. Desire and sexuality.

2.2 Sex and Morality

Sex is either morally permissible or impermissible. There is certainly opinion among philosophers that informed and voluntary permission is required for the ethical permissibility of intercourse though you will find dissenters, and consent’s sufficiency is debatable (see below).

We often consider sexual intercourse as neither obligatory nor supererogatory, but as permissible in that (genuine) permission is enough. Yet you can find interesting concerns. (1) Are there any intimate acts being good in a few more good feeling? (2) is there intimate obligations—moral responsibilities to take part in sexual intercourse? and (3) is there intimate supererogatory actions?Read More