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If anything, the, "obsession", with genitalia would stand under classifications within medicine. The construct of the idea, "male," and, "female," exist in order to distinguish two types of human beings with specific characteristics. As mentioned, they can be breasts/vagina for the definition of female and penis/testes for the definition of male. These, plus common abilities that distinguish the two- the potential ability to become pregnant by males and the potential ability to impregnate females- are what what cause a biological definition of sex. Under the separation of sex come various psychological responses that are common within either males or females. The classification of a female has distinguishing qualities that otherwise may not be found within males and vice versa. Example given is that of, "the man takes the lead." This is a characterisic that the psychologist found within the study, and although restrictive- a substitute, such as, "the masculine individual takes the lead"- it is concise and to the point on presenting what was being researched under a general spectrum of psychology related to sex and flirting. Of course, gender identity stands under the rationale that there are sexes which may have genetic malformations which call for differentiation within the given sexual identity due to the impeding physiological abilities held by the individual and anatomical variations that define males and females. However being, these individuals still identify under a gender- a state of feeling- to assume a role in society. Unfortunately, as stated by yourself, these individuals who fail to fall under a specific definition with the attached expectations and stay there are punished by society. These individuals are still human, however, and awareness should be brought to point this out and celebrate it rather than condemn it. Away from the tangent though, sexual orientation is also what is discussed whithin the points brought forth. This goes under another common factor shared within sexes- the sole wish to find a mate to reproduce is reason for flirtation and reproducing is primal within the genetic coding of a human being and anything else that tends to fall under the classification of being alive. The entire premise of wanting a mate isn't all under this idea, however, as some individuals wish to mate merely on romantic levels or some wish to not even mate at all. In other words, various sexual orientations such as that of asexuality, aromance, pan(sexuality/romance), homosexuality, heterosexuality and anything that captures a generic, general definition for stating attractions (on tangent, sexual orientations that are too specific on what type of individual is seeked removes the individuality of romance and sexual attraction and gives a brand that anyone can follow through the community, and although good for creating small group unity, can lead to the consequence of alienating the rest of the population or themselves and creates too much confusion by removing the common ground held on what general sex is desired by the individual) should be explored. On the other hand, typical psychological responses as founded by the psychologist can be used to predict the characteristics of individuals who fall under a spectrum of either masculine or feminine and presume the behaviors (branded males and females by the researcher). Of course, various forms of gender have been created to express a feeling of being within the spectrum but it only goes on the way of either masculine, feminine, both, or neither. (Of course, there are variations, which make psychology such a difficult science- too many possibilities and, "what ifs," because humans are unpredictable!) These genders show common grounds at some point, and with that, it can be recorded how behavior will play out. Contrastly, the various combination of that and sexual orientation can potentially change, but most likely will not as the behavior of an individual is based on characteristics that fall on a certain spectrum of the four mentioned. All it would take to create a conclusion would be some thought and presumption to what the researcher reported, although more research can be done and presented as well, but that is for another time or researcher. If anything, the article is useful for creating a base line for the presumptions and stimulate further research on the topic of the psychology behind flirting onto various groups.
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