Dictionary » T » Taboo

Taboo

taboo

Any negative tradition or behaviour that is generally regarded as harmful to social welfare and forbidden within a cultural or social group.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Homosexuality - mutation? Evolutionary reasons.

... myself as equally bisexual, or a 3. I found the company of both sexes to be pleasing and I was attracted toward both. And though it may be taboo to speak of, but porn correlated with the #. From 16 to 19, I started to identify myself more as homosexual every year - 4 at 17, 5 at 18, 6 at ...

See entire post
by ChesneMD
Wed Nov 30, 2011 3:30 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Homosexuality - mutation? Evolutionary reasons.
Replies: 39
Views: 44723

Theories - Origin of Life

... http://otvet.mail.ru/question/16010365/ That's because, as interesting! Some evolutionists, created a series of painful anthropocentrism taboo. For example, some evolutionists reject even the thought of which created a strong di-polivergence of species of amphibians-Turbellarians in the ...

See entire post
by LeoPol
Mon Oct 10, 2011 8:30 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 562
Views: 932030

Theories - Origin of Life

... crowd of smart people at NASA and elsewhere raise the question only about panspermia microorganisms! Why not reasonable landings? It's that - a taboo? I wonder who the customer? Ah yes, the theory of evolution as something is lost ... And creationism, too, seemed suddenly melts away ... Wow!

See entire post
by LeoPol
Mon Sep 05, 2011 7:12 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 562
Views: 932030

Brain evolution last 40,000 years

... items have been carbon dated well beyond 6000 yrs trust me. I am probably going to be banned by what i will address in this post and that is that taboo subject of religion, if that is the case then so be it feel free to ban me as this forum is only 1 of at least 30 odd forums i am joined up with ...

See entire post
by vk4vfx
Wed Jul 06, 2011 4:11 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Brain evolution last 40,000 years
Replies: 4
Views: 6499

Pitfalls of Evolutionary Psychology: Exaptation

... brain, one could effectively argue that the practice was "bad" on the basis that it is unhealthy. In most human cultures, cannibalism is taboo. We tend to think of cannibalism as eating for nourishment while this particular tribe ate only their family members due to religious significance. ...

See entire post
by jeremyo
Mon Aug 17, 2009 12:12 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Pitfalls of Evolutionary Psychology: Exaptation
Replies: 5
Views: 34885
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,529 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link