Vertigo is often used, incorrectly, to describe the fear of heights, but it is more accurately described as a spinning sensation, which may be caused by looking down from a high place. The reactions of arachnophobics often seem irrational to others and sometimes to the sufferers themselves. A person with bacteriophobia may have trouble getting rid of the fear of germs and is always worried about hygiene. Conceptualizing anti-LGBT prejudice as a social problem worthy of scholarly attention was not new. Ephebiphobia - fear or dislike of youth. Societal attitudes toward homosexuality. Gender-related violence Homophobia Hatred Prejudices Sexuality and gender-related prejudices Bullying.
But a glance at those objections unfailingly reveals an unwarranted belief that something bad will happen if you grant gay people the same rights as their heterosexual counterparts.
Heliophobia - fear of sunlight. A phobia can be classified as a disability in that it can effect a persons psychological being and ability to perform certain tasks. The irrational fear of youth is called ephebiphobia. A generalized fear of leaving home or a small familiar 'safe' area, and of possible panic attacks that might follow. Gymnophobia - fear of nudity. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Homophobia.
Order by newest oldest recommendations. In no way are any of the materials presented meant to be a substitute for professional medical care or attention by a qualified practitioner, nor should they be construed as such. Ergasiophobia, Ergophobia - fear of work or functioning, or a surgeon's fear of operating. Appl Psychol Crim Justice. Her resulting horror shut me down immediately. An Analysis of Pupillometric Evoked Responses". Blumenfeld argues that this emotion gains a dimension beyond itself, as a tool for extreme right-wing conservatives and fundamentalist religious groups and as a restricting factor on gender-relations as to the weight associated with performing each role accordingly.