sadomasochism


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sadomasochism

Psychol the combination of sadistic and masochistic elements in one person, characterized by both aggressive and submissive periods in relationships with others
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Lesbian Disappearance under "Gender." Although largely antedating the emergence of difference-sensitive feminism, the sex wars over lesbian sadomasochism illuminate some of the political motives for not representing lesbian difference within a feminist frame.
Deconstructing myths: The social construction of "sadomasochism" versus "subjugated knowledges" of practitioners of consensual "SM." Journal of Criminal Justice and Popular Culture, 8(2), 66-95.
Hosted by American sex educator Dossie Easton, the conference called Radical Ecstacy promises to "unlock the practice of bondage, domination and sadomasochism as a sacred practice".
Tony (right) goes it alone as he enters the world of sadomasochism in search of a disturbed serial killer.
Julian Smith's grip and delivery of this colourful score draws playing of luminosity and power from the remarkable WNO Orchestra, and the chorus is stunning, every one a character deeply entrenched in this totalitarian society crazed with sadomasochism.
Some religious leaders and movie critics say the movie is anti-Semitic, and even its defenders are taken aback b y graphic violence that borders on sadomasochism.
The characters, however, resist men's dominance by initiating the power game of sadomasochism and luring them into the arena.
Military props and uniforms are sexy, powerful, and ridiculous--much like the costumes and hardware of sadomasochism and bondage.
The novel by EL James and its two sequels, which feature sadomasochism and bondage, have sold 70 million copies.
Sadomasochism events in a Chelsea flat in March were "truly grotesque and depraved", Mark Warby QC, for the News of the World, said in his closing speech in the motorsport boss's privacy claim at the High Court in London.
The Victorians produced books of sadomasochism and master and servant storylines.