The Paradoxes of Privacy

By Shaina Sarah Handelman

Eugene Borowitz, November 10, 1978

The desire for property privacy but not sexual privacy creates a disturbing paradox in American culture. Judaism teaches that bodily privacy is not puritanical, but an acknowledgement of the value of a person as a whole.

Topic: Culture, Relationships, Jewish Text, Sexuality, Values

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.9/no.161

Page Number(s): 12-15

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Sarah Handelman, Shaina. The Paradoxes of Privacy. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 10 November 1978: 12-15.


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