Overseas Journal of Enjoy. A multidisciplinary attitude on adult Enjoy and Playfulness

Overseas Journal of Enjoy. A multidisciplinary attitude on adult Enjoy and Playfulness

Article. Activities of enjoyment: conceptualising consensual bondage, control, dominance and distribution, and sadism and masochism as a type of adult play

This paper will illustrate how a consensual practice that is sexual of, control, dominance and distribution, and sadism and masochism (BDSM) may be interpreted as a kind of adult play. Terminology and language utilized by BDSM professionals usually drawn from imagery of play, enjoyable and games and narratives around BDSM activities that are related reflective for this. Drawing upon empirical information along side different emotional and sociological theoretical views, this paper will explore the conceptualisation of consensual BDSM as a type of adult erotic play. Vygotsky proposed that fantasy play is an instrument employed by young ones for the true purpose of liberating themselves from situational constraints, therefore allowing them to explore ideas, behaviours and thoughts that could perhaps not otherwise be feasible. The present paper contends that this purpose of dream could be placed on adult practitioners of BDSM, and improvements this argument by theorising that consensual BDSM is a kind of socio-dramatic play for grownups, which serves an erotic as well as pleasurable function. Continue reading “Overseas Journal of Enjoy. A multidisciplinary attitude on adult Enjoy and Playfulness”