I might actually feel some slight amount of pride in my virginity had there ever been a time when it was actually tested. And this standard tends to be enforced by shame. The more partners a person has had, the more likely they've bonded with another person. Since I don't have much sexual experience with women, I don't think I could care less either way. No legal sanction The tradition has no legal sanction, yet regressive cultural practices such as "virginity tests" get the societal endorsement. And even everyday society has this as well, what with hypersexualization in media but a strict aversion to nudity in real people though from what I hear this problem is more of an American thing than anything else.
Ignorance about women's bodies has never stopped anybody from offering theories of virginity detection. Feeling embarassed and being laughed at doesn't feel that great. It's evolutionary baggage, the same way women are attracted to taller men on average. Fairer than most of us might be, Blank is scrupulous about trying to understand why and how ignorant theories have developed and established themselves: It was lost on me for a while. Methinks why d emphasis on women to remain virgins is to protect the female folks. Contrary to popular, bigoted belief, punishing women for sex whether they wanted it or not does exist beyond the Middle East.
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Maybe those ideas deserve to be examined and thrown out if they're harmful. Please read the rules and check out the FAQ page while you're there. Researchers credit the shift from a hunting and gathering to an agricultural-based patriarchal society. I suspect your claims of them being "dumb" and "sheltered" are similarly biased, but finding out whether those claims are true or not is a bit more difficult.
Behind men's obsession with virginity
Description: For some guys it makes them feel special to be the first and only. It has nothing to do with you being an object. I'll admit, my problem is my insecurity. This is a subreddit dedicated to asking women questions about behavior, anatomy, habits or anything else that might baffle you. Some of it is knee-jerk cultural ideas specifically that virginity is a valuable trait in women, and this idea is as old as time.