Examine and Comment on the View That Inequality in the Modern World Is the Result of Differing Religious and/or Ethical Principles and Practises with Reference to the Topic You Have Investigated.

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Examine and comment on the view that inequality in the modern world is the result of differing religious and/or ethical principles and practises with reference to the topic you have investigated. Homosexuality is a romantic attraction between members of the same sex or gender. It refers to a pattern or disposition to experience sexual, affectionate or romantic attraction to people of the same sex. Homosexuals may be viewed as a minority group in society and although, they’ve been gradually treated as equals in the western society, other cultures around the world are finding difficulty in treating them as equals and part of this could be due to differing religious principles and differing ethical practises. – A good introduction and link to the title When investigating about homosexuals, some people try to understand by looking for what may be the cause of their sexuality. A group of scientists in 2012 suggested that homosexuality is passed down through the generations from mother to son and from father to daughter leading American scientists to suggest that homosexuality is an epigenetic link and not a genetic one. Epigenetics explains how gene expression is regulated by temporary switches (epi-marks) which are attached to the backbones that determine their effect on our development. Sigmund Freud claims that homosexuality is a personality disorder and a result from the person failure to deal with repressed infancy and traced the causes back to the parent-child relationship. This is supported by Elizabeth Moberly who said “a homosexual orientation does not depend on a genetic predisposition, hormonal imbalance, or abnormal learning processes but on difficulties in the parent-child relationship”. Nevertheless, most homosexuals’ claim that it’s not some sort of disease or abnormality that needs a meaning rather they are simply born with it, but psychiatrist Anthony

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