My friend Miranda has accompanied me here for moral support. We scale a no-frills metal staircase at the end of an alleyway behind the high street, where a weary blond woman is ruling a domain of coats, cash and lists. She has a defeated manner, like the only sober person at a party when everyone is drunk. I have no idea why I decided to make myself look so dowdy.
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There are a variety of books and published manuscripts that target the sexual experiences of those within the African diaspora or those who consider themselves to have Black heritage e. Many of these sexuality narratives introduced, conceptualized, and offered empirical and qualitative accounts about how those of African descent think, feel, and behave. From these works and others collectively, one may learn that sexual expression is socially constructed, represents a continuum, and is influenced by a myriad of factors including race, socioeconomic status, identity, gender, sexual orientation, ability, religion, media, and education e. While the concept of sexuality is broad and functions as an intersection of the above factors as well as biology, psychology, anthropology, physiology, and sociology, for those of African ancestry, there are several major transhistoric factors that drive each of these micro and macro systems. One significant factor that has influenced Black sexual expression is the legacy of slavery and the interactions between African men and women with Euro-American people and is well documented in the literature e. Over the past three centuries, perceptions and attitudes have shifted about Blacks e.
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New research provides evidence that Black women are sexually objectified by White people to a greater degree than are White women. The study was published in Psychology of Women Quarterly. The research sought to investigate the Jezebel stereotype — the belief that Black women are innately promiscuous and hypersexual. However, it is equally important to understand why we sometimes deny these attributions to other groups of humans — and in particular, it is important to understand the mechanisms driving these processes and the risk-factors that make certain social groups more vulnerable to being objectified or dehumanised.
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