Personalized sex and dating
The purpose of marriage was the continuation the family line.
Women were raised to be the “good wife, wise mother” and sacrifice herself for the good of family and country (Bardsley, 2004).
Because of is behavior that shows desire to be loved or take care of you ( Strowhorn; 2013; Kirai, 2007).
This involves people trying to read each other’s feelings (Larkin, 2005).
In fact, couples who waited until marriage to have sex compared to those who started having sex early in their relationship reported higher marital satisfaction, better communication patterns, less consideration of divorce, and better sexual quality. In the United States it is normal to express interest in a person through touch, kissing, hand holding, etc. However, the idea of This is a concept that outlines Japanese behavior in public.
Japanese society pressures people to be respectful and considerate of others, even at the expense of your own needs (Larkin, 2005).
This isn’t to say it was okay for women to have sex. Adultery was a property dispute that was left to the decision of those involved.
During the Tokugawa Period, both men and women could be considered adulterers. Punishment could be everything from a fine to death (Stanely, A, 2007). Give Me One Good Reason to Marry a Japanese Man: Japanese Women Debating Ideal Lifestyles. doi:10.1080/00497870490444947Kirai: A Geek In Japan (2007).
The Western ideas of honesty and openness are seen as both attractive and problematic.
As I illustrated with research, it is often best to keep sex out of a blossoming relationship. International Journal of Sociology of the Family, Vol.