Retrieved on 7 October The idea is that women give life and they can take it away. In the s, nudity, including toplessness, was featured in some Hollywood silent films as well as on the stage, though not without objections from various groups, and several jurisdictions in the United States and elsewhere set up film censorship boards to censor films. Topless entertainment may also include competitions such as wet T-shirt contestsespecially during Spring break in the United States, in which women display their breasts through translucent wet fabric—and may end up removing their T-shirts in front of the audience. Breastfeeding in public is forbidden in some jurisdictionsnot legislated for in others, and a legal right in public and the workplace in yet others. Neo-Burlesque dancer with pasties For other uses, see Nude disambiguation and Naked disambiguation.
Sexual Development in Childhood.
Artifacts such as bowls, rock carvings and sacred statues with breasts have been recorded from 15, BC up to late antiquity all across Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. In the s, the Hays Code brought an end in Hollywood films to nudity in all its forms. However, toplessness was the norm in some pre-Islamic cultures in ArabiaEgypt, Assyria and Mesopotamia. Retrieved 20 November Toplessness is regarded by most people as partial nudity.