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“Itis thesymbolicimportanceof thefemalenudeforitbeingtheinternallinkthat holdsobscenityandart.Andthefemalenudecan behavewell,thoughitinvolvesa riskof destabilizing thebasicfoundationsof thesenseof order…Afemalenude,evenifcreatedby a woman,stilltakesthepositionof object/symbol/nude,”(Bostrom andMalik, 1999).Comment Through thequote by Bostrom andMalik, (1999) I thinkthisindicatesan aspectof genderabuseregardingnudity.Suchanaspectregardingthenudemakestheresearcher thinkof howfemalegenderistreatedwhenitcomesto theseartworks.Itraisestheurge to knowthereasonas to whywomenareusedin illustratingthenudesandnot their malecounterparts.Itis not agreeablewith Bostrom andMalik thattheimportanceof femalenudeis thatitbehavesas wellas holdingtheobscenityandart.Itevenhas nobasisfoundationthatevenifthenudeis createdby a ladyitstilltakesits positionofthe symbol.Thequote givesa livelydiscussionregardingsuch an issueof genderandnudityto helpthestudentsincreasetheir learningskills.Thefemalegenderhas beenabusedin differentareasin lifeexperiences.Thesenudefemalesinfluencethesocialthinkingof theyouthssince theycreatesexually oriented picturesin their minds,anditmay be a wayto inducepornographicideologiesin them.Question

Whatdoesthisproveto our femalegender?Whatiftheartworks usedmalenudes?Whatis its implicationto our culture?

ReferencesBostromL., &amp Malik M. (1999). Re-viewingthenude.ArtJournal.Brown University