Episode #04 Introduction

 

Early Sexual Development

Human sexuality begins to emerge at an early age. Our gender identity takes form and we become involved in complex dynamics, at first with our parents, and later with society in general.

Watch the Full Episode:

Listen to the Full Episode:

Transcript (Introduction):

William: Hi. Welcome everybody. It's us again from Who Am I? Podcast. Welcome to episode 4. We've had bigger breaks between the episodes than we expected, but we just keep going with whatever time and energy we have available to us. We love doing it, and we don't plan on going away anytime soon. So keep tuned to this channel and visit our homepage to see whether there's anything new. Today Steve and I would like to chat about the development of human beings in the very early stages, about ages two, three, four, and what Freud has to say about that. So Freud, one of his main topics was about individual sexuality and how it forms the roles that we take over from our parents and how we become sexual beings in society. And this isn't even going to puberty, but just the very early stages when we start building a personal identity. And part of that identity is whether we're a man or woman. Who we're attracted to, and just who we want to be like, I guess.

Steven: That's a very good way of summarizing the topic, I guess, where it's not talked about much, really, I guess.

William: Yeah it can be taboo.

Steven: It's very taboo. And sometimes because I guess we don't see... only thinking of puberty. When that happens obviously we go through a transformation. But what happens before that in terms of, as you say, copying, identifying and all that kind of things beforehand.

William: Right.

 

 Intro  |  1  |  2  |  3 

 

Other Episodes:

Ep. 23: Left and Right, Unite! Unite!

Today Steven and William discuss their views on the political division into the left and right wings. They argue that this differentiation is unnecessary and artificial, as both groups have much to offer, but to solve different problems. This insight underlines how they should complement each other, rather than get...

Ep. 22: Intuition is Perception via the Unconcious

Today Falk Kastell helps me better understand what intuition is and how it can work in every-day life. William's heavy intellectual propensity makes it a challenge for him to come to terms with subconscious signals and relying on them to make decisions. Let's see whether Falk can assist him in...

Ep. 21: On Regaining Your Personal Sovereignty

Kevin Beutler is a body builder turned network marketer. Having recognised the great business opportunity that has come with the revolution in the financial technology sector, he is now a self-made millionaire. He not only lives with financial freedom, but with mental serenity and fulfillment. Today Kevin shares with us...

Ep. 20: When will we realize that you cannot eat money?

Falk and William discuss the current state of the world in terms of the progress of technology vs. human connection and respect for nature, being attentive to intutions vs. being driven by cerebral messaging, praising the economy as humanity's highest good vs. personal relationships and development, and many other things....

Leave a Comment: