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*  Celibacy - Wikipedia
Asexuality is commonly conflated with celibacy and sexual abstinence, but it is considered distinct from the two, as celibacy ... The Islamic attitudes toward celibacy have been complex as well; Muhammad denounced it,[citation needed] but some Sufi orders ... It includes clerical celibacy, celibacy of the consecrated life, voluntary lay celibacy, and celibacy outside of marriage. The ... The words abstinence and celibacy are often used interchangeably, but are not necessarily the same thing. Sexual abstinence, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Celibacy
*  Abstinence | Encyclopedia.com
... sexual relationships rarely have been granted a place independent of the social, emotional, familial, generational, economic, ... "Virgins in the Spirit: The Celibacy of Shakers." In Celibacy, Culture, and Society: The Anthropology of Sexual Abstinence, ed. ... Miller, B. C., and Olson, T. D. (1988). "Sexual Attitudes and Behavior of High School Students in Relation to Background and ... Abstinence prevails before sexual maturity. Where sexual maturity precedes regular exposure to intercourse, abstinence depends ...
  https://www.encyclopedia.com/philosophy-and-religion/other-religious-beliefs-and-general-terms/religion-general/abstinence
*  Secrets of Better Sex: A Noted Sex Therapist Reveals His Secrets To Passionate Sexual Fulfillment by Joel D. Block, Bakos |,...
A Noted Sex Therapist Reveals His Secrets To Passionate Sexual Fulfillment by Joel D. Block, Bakos , at Barnes ... How Can People Handle Abstinence? / 42. Five Keys to Surviving aSexual Drought / 43. CHECKLIST, THE SEXUAL RELATIONSHIP 44. ... ATTITUDES ABOUT SEX 21. The Thirteen Attitudes for Super Sex / 22. AURAL AROUSAL, THE STIMULATION OF SOUND 24. Six Hints for ... CELIBACY, CREATIVE 40. Why Do Some People Choose to Be Celibate? / 40. Should People Choose to Abstain from Sex? / 42. ...
  https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/secrets-of-better-sex-joel-d-block/1113680852?ean=9780132416139&itm=1&usri=joel+d.+block
*  Chapter Two: The Islamic Sexual Morality (1) Its Foundation | Marriage and Morals in Islam | Books on Islam and Muslims | Al...
Again, note that an oath of celibacy or abstinence from the good and lawful things is considered by Islam as 'vain oaths!'15 ... Then she goes on to describe the negative attitude of the Christian West and the positive attitude of Islam towards sexuality ... Chapter Two: The Islamic Sexual Morality (1) Its Foundation. A. Defining the Islamic View. The Islamic sexual morality is ... The Islamic sexual morality is also fundamentally different from the new sexual morality in a sense that it does not accept the ...
  https://www.al-islam.org/marriage-and-morals-islam-sayyid-muhammad-rizvi/chapter-two-islamic-sexual-morality-1-its-foundation
*  Thomas Robert Malthus (1766 - 1834) - Genealogy
By that he meant the postponement of marriage until people could support a family, coupled with strict celibacy (sexual ... Huxley openly criticised communist and Roman Catholic attitudes to birth control, population control and overpopulation. [edit] ... abstinence) until that time.[citation needed] 'He went so far as to claim that moral restraint on a wide scale was the best ... could not be improved in this way without condemning all the bad specimens to celibacy, it is not probable that an attention to ...
  https://www.geni.com/people/Thomas-Robert-Malthus/6000000012518519091
*  An Essay on the Principle of Population - Wikipedia
This included such measures as sexual abstinence and late marriage. As noted by Professor Robert M. Young, Malthus dropped his ... By that he meant the postponement of marriage until people could support a family, coupled with strict celibacy (sexual ... Huxley openly criticised communist and Roman Catholic attitudes to birth control, population control and overpopulation. ... could not be improved in this way without condemning all the bad specimens to celibacy, it is not probable that an attention to ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/An_Essay_on_the_Principle_of_Population
*  Birth control
Abstinence. Sexual abstinence (also known as celibacy), is the practice of avoiding all sexual activity. It is highly effective ... Religious and cultural attitudes. Religious views on birth control. Religions vary widely in their views of the ethics of birth ... Abstinence from all forms of sexual behaviour will protect against the sexual transmission of these infections. The male latex ... sexual abstinence; those who oppose forms of birth control they deem 'unnatural', while allowing natural birth control; and ...
  https://www.cs.mcgill.ca/~rwest/wikispeedia/wpcd/wp/b/Birth_control.htm
*  Living In the Dorm - Not So Good After All, Part 3
Even if you have decided to hew to a policy of celibacy and abstinence, you cannot stop your room-mate, or the kids next door, ... The music, if it is the popular material, reflects the values and attitudes in the media, and may be downright foul in the ... Co-ed dorms make sexual activity exceedingly easy. Despite the sort of incest taboo that tends to develop, whereby one's own ...
  https://www.blogarama.com/internet-blogs/80180-custom-writing-service-blog/18276097-living-dorm-not-good-after-all-part
*  Christian ethics - Wikipedia
Many evangelicals prefer the term "abstinence" to "celibacy." Assuming everyone will marry, they focus their discussion on ... Simon Blackburn states that the "Bible can be read as giving us a carte blanche for harsh attitudes to children, the mentally ... Modern Christian sexual morality rejects adultery, extramarital sex, prostitution, and rape. Christian views on the moral ... Celibacy was a matter of choice for bishops, priests, and deacons. Today, the Roman Catholic Church teachings on celibacy ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christian_ethics
*  Silver Ring Thing - Wikipedia
Virginity pledge Purity ring True Love Waits Sexual abstinence Virgin Nation: Sexual Purity and American Adolescence by Sara ... The rings also are a way to signal to others that they are pledged to celibacy. After they put on their rings, they take a vow ... it seemed unlikely that abstinence programs would attract widespread support in the UK because of the UK's different attitude ... During the gathering, participants commit to a vow of sexual abstinence until marriage by purchasing rings. Shortly before the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silver_Ring_Thing
*  Peace | happymountainyoga.com
Brahmacharya is abstinence, particularly in relationship to sexual activity. Brahmacharya suggests that we should form ... It does not necessarily imply celibacy. It means responsible behavior, that we use our sexual energy to regenerate our ... 1. Ahimsa - Compassion for all living things Ahimsa implies that in every situation we should adopt a compassionate attitude ...
  http://happymountainyoga.com/?tag=peace
*  Teach Yourself: Catholicism: An Introduction - Hodder & Stoughton - Literati by Credo
Attitudes to other faiths. *Conclusion. *2 Once a Catholic. *The changing Church ... Fasting and abstinence. *Eucharistic fasting. *Conclusion. *11 The sacred and the secular ... Celibacy. *Numbers of priests. *Married priests. *Eastern Rite Catholic Churches. *Priestly titles ...
  http://corp.credoreference.com/component/booktracker/edition/11076.html
*  Chastity - Wikipedia
For unmarried persons, chastity is identified with sexual abstinence. Sexual acts outside or apart from marriage, such as ... Celibacy is a must for all Jain monks and nuns. Chastity (Bhramacharya) is one of the five major vows of Jainism. The general ... Ibn Massoud) Chastity is an attitude and a way of life. In Islam it is both a personal and a social value. A Muslim society ... It includes strict abstinence from sexual relations before marriage and complete fidelity and loyalty to one's spouse after ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chastity
*  Divine Light Mission - Wikipedia
Ashram rules demanded celibacy and abstinence from meat, alcohol, cigarettes and drugs. Married people, as well as single, ... lived in ashrams and, in their case, the practice of celibacy meant that they had sexual relations only with their marital ... Meditating on the life-energy for five years, they report having more positive attitudes about themselves." According to ... Others felt "almost betrayed", in part because he had championed celibacy, one of the requirements of ashram life, before ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Divine_Light_Mission
*  What's the Typical Use Effectiveness Rate of Abstinence? | Scarleteen
... that her samples of those who pledged and those who didn't had similar attitudes towards sexual activity to begin with. ... If a study was done which compared those making abstinence pledges until marriage versus those people choosing celibacy for now ... By all means, some people choosing abstinence as a method are doing so via abstinence-only or abstinence-pledge programs. Some ... with abstinence from the standpoint of abstinence-as-contraception, it's crystal clear. Using abstinence perfectly isn't about ...
  http://www.scarleteen.com/blog/heather_corinna/2010/01/29/whats_the_typical_use_effectiveness_rate_of_abstinence?theme=scarleteen_textonly
*  John Harvey Kellogg - Wikipedia
Both as a doctor and an Adventist, Kellogg was an advocate of sexual abstinence. As a physician, Kellogg was well aware of the ... In 1941, in response to critic E. S. Ballenger, Kellogg admonished Ballenger for his critical attitude to Mrs. White. "Mrs. ... Kellogg followed Adventist views in favor of celibacy. The couple maintained separate bedrooms and did not have any biological ... temperance and sexual abstinence. Kellogg was an early proponent of the new germ theory of disease, and well ahead of his time ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Harvey_Kellogg
*  Sex-ed in the real world: Do intentions affect actions in the heat of the moment? - Cognitive Daily
Pepijn van Empelen and Gerjo Kok surveyed 399 Dutch high school students about their attitudes and sexual behavior. The teens ... A lot of people say, "ABSTINENCE! IT IS THE ONLY WAY! THE ONLY THING TO TEACH! All of this fornication is a horrible modern ... involuntary celibacy') and 'love shy'. What _appears_ to be a higher proportion of Asperger's patients also fall into this ... I was one of those who stubbornly maintained virginity until age 35 when I finally gave up and gave in to my own sexual desires ...
  http://scienceblogs.com/cognitivedaily/2008/09/25/sexed-in-the-real-world-do-int/
*  Swaminarayan Movement | Encyclopedia.com
He prescribed nonviolence, abstinence from intoxicants, strict vegetarianism (including no onion or garlic), sexual continence ... Though women can take the vow of celibacy, there is no comparable order of sādhvīs (female renunciates). The wives of ācāryas ... Argues that the activities and attitudes of this gāddī stem from its narrow caste base. ... it is contact with the personal and living form of akṣara and the constant maintenance of devotional attitudes to this form ...
  https://www.encyclopedia.com/environment/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/swaminarayan-movement
*  Colonization and housewifization - Maria Mies
... because that would make them lazy because he saw a close connection between sexual abstinence and readiness to work. Then ... But the attitude towards the economically independent women was always contradictory. In the beginning the crafts' guilds were ... The organized working class welcomed the abolition of forced celibacy and marriage restrictions for propertyless workers. One ... The reason for this liberalization of sexual bondage has to be seen in the need to allow women in the cities to carry on their ...
  http://libcom.org/library/colonization-housewifization-maria-mies
*  Pahalagama Somarathana Sentencing Remarks: Penetration Of The Vagina Of A 9-Year-Old In The Presence Of The Buddha - Colombo...
Then as they grow they would like to have a sexual partner or a lover which is natural to all normal human beings-but they are ... I leave you to understand not only the shocking attitude adopted by these fat diplomats we fund with our tax money, but also ... If one is trying to suppress it through intervention by practicing celibacy, then it is going against the natural grain, and ... there is every doubt that that a majority of them will achieve this goal of abstinence. So why the bluff? Of course to hoodwink ...
  https://www.colombotelegraph.com/index.php/pahalagama-somarathana-sentencing-remarks-penetration-of-the-vagina-of-a-9-year-old-in-the-presence-of-the-buddha/
*  The Noble Eightfold Path: The Way to the End of Suffering
3) Abstaining from sexual misconduct (kamesu miccha-cara veramani). He avoids sexual misconduct and abstains from it. He has no ... The pivotal element in this path factor is the mental factor of abstinence, but because this abstinence applies to actions ... They govern our attitudes, our actions, our whole orientation to existence. Our views might not be clearly formulated in our ... 2) For any woman any man forbidden by convention, such as close relatives and those under a vow of celibacy, is an illicit ...
  http://buddhistinformation.com/the_noble_eightfold_path.htm
*  Orgastic potency - Wikipedia
How to prevent sex-negative attitudes in society through sexual reform. How to prevent authoritarian repression through general ... conflicts related to masturbation or sexual abstinence-and were cured when these disturbances were removed. Hence, Freud ... without accepting celibacy except for strongly convincing reasons, and without looking for another partner so long as his or ... Body psychotherapy Human sexual response cycle Libido Psychosexual development Sexual dysfunction "Reich's account of the ideal ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orgastic_potency
*  Fornication - Wikipedia
The focus on celibacy meant that other issues relating to sexual morality for the non-celibate remained under-developed. ... Catholic Attitudes on Sexual Behavior & Reproductive Health (PDF). Catholics for a Free Choice. 2004. ISBN 0-915365-60-X. " ... and believes that abstinence is right for those who are not called to marriage" (Resolution I.10). This Resolution also ... Sexual activities between lay people however are left to their own discretion so long as it is not sexual misconduct such as ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fornication
*  Ceres (mythology) - Wikipedia
... sexual abstinence was, according to Ovid, required of those attending Ceres' major, nine-day festival. Her public priesthood ... Elsewhere, he describes Ceres' Sicilian priestesses as "older women respected for their noble birth and character". Celibacy ... For more on Roman attitudes to marriage and sexuality, Ceres' role at marriages and the ideal of a "chaste married life" for ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ceres_(mythology)
*  Sexual Behavior and Sexual Morality | Encyclopedia.com
Source for information on Sexual Behavior and Sexual Morality: Encyclopedia of European Social History dictionary. ... In these polemics sexual irregularities and sexual chaos caused by the inappropriate insistence on celibacy in the Catholic ... The long-term impact of this focus created conflicts over abortion, sexual abstinence of clerics, and homosexuality within ... Even in Ireland, where Catholicism was the semiofficial religion, churchgoers relaxed attitudes on sexuality after the 1970s. ...
  https://www.encyclopedia.com/international/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/sexual-behavior-and-sexual-morality