Problem

Unseemly public displays of affection

Other Names:
Kissing in public
Holding hands in public
Hugging in public
Nature:
There is much personal, religious and cultural variation in what is acceptable public behaviour. Indian men often hold hands in the street. Public displays of affection between the sexes are against Islamic law and considered a dangerous intrusion of decadent western culture through foreign films.
Broader Problems:
Meretricious standards
Narrower Problems:
Public displays of sexuality
Strategies:
Displaying affection
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET