Transcript of Rhetoric Presentation #3
Incest Incestous Abuse Boston Globe "Beyong the Taboo: Imaging Incest Anna Meigs and Kathleen Barlow Anthropology is the science that deals with the origins, physical and cultural development, biological characteristics, and social customs and beliefs of humankind. "Sibling Incest" J. R. Fox Sociology the science or study of the origin, development, organization, and functioning of human society; the science of the fundamental laws of social relations, institutions, etc. "Oedipus Wrecked? The Moral Boundaries of Incest" Nancy L. Fisher Historian an expert in history; authority on history. Nancy L. Fisher J. R. Fox Anne Meigs and Kathleen Barlow Remember.... Only that there were tears. Only that Quitness and Emptiness fitted together like stacked spoons. Only that there was a snuffling in the hollows at the base of lovely throat. Only that a hard honey colored shoulder has a semicircle of teeth makrs on it. Only that the held each other close, long after it was over. Only that what they shared that night was not happiness, but hideous grief. (Roy 311) Meigs and Barlos --> Anthropologist --> aversion is hard-wired into usFull transcript
Fox --> Sociologist --> aversion is learned
Fisher --> Historian --> incest in modern society The Breakdown FINI!