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Friday essay: the naked truth on nudity nudity and naked


Reality TV does terrible things to the terrible British body image. It lately presents an image of perfection that is utterly masochistic to watch.

Early naturists rebelled against the grime of industry and the slaughter of the first World War.

The history of nudity involves social attitudes to nudity in different cultures in history. It is not . Nudity in sport was very common, with almost all sports performed naked. As a tradition it was probably first introduced in the city-state of Sparta.

Naked, on the other hand, has far wider connotations than nude. .. one's own nudity), the aesthetic beauty and grace of the uncovered human.

My scholarly interest in nudity began with a paradox: sometimes it's less embarrassing to be naked in front of a stranger than to be covered.