Michel Foucault’s History of Sexuality 6: The Sexualization of Children

Philosophy Bro
1 min readAug 31, 2020

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This my 6th of several Mindgasms Vlogs about Michel Foucault’s book called The History of Sexuality: Part 1. It’s his multi-factoral analysis of how cultural attitudes toward sex have changed throughout history, particularly from the 1600s to the 1800s. This episode is about how The Enlightenment led to the sexualization of children, through science and religion pathologizing kids’ sexual behaviour and declaring it as sinful. So, this happened thanks to Scientism and Christianity during The Enlightenment:

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