Problem

Chastity

Other Names:
Abstinence
Virginity
Nature:

Chastity is a virtue related to temperance, which is one of the seven Christian virtues, and it is defined as refraining from unreasonable sexual conduct or romantic relationships. Chastity is usually defined within the moral standards and guidelines of a culture, civilization or religion. The term is closely associated (and can be used interchangeably) with sexual abstinence, especially in the context of premarital and extramarital sex.

Narrower Problems:
Virginity tests
Related Problems:
Celibacy
Reduces:
Unchastity
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender Equality
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
15.07.2019 – 15:31 CEST