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When did lecherousness, in Western Culture, become a primarily male quality, instead of a female one?

According to TvTropes:

I'm a Man, I Can't Help It:

Very much Newer Than They Think. In ancient times (Rome, Greece, etc.) being lecherous was considered a distinctively female characteristic; All Women Are Lustful in those settings. For a man to be described as a slave to his urges was a major insult to his masculinity.

All Women Are Lustful:

This is a Cyclic Trope, having been popular historically, especially in ancient Greece. Back then, this trope actually replaced All Men Are Perverts: it was assumed that women were too sex-crazed to say no to sex, while men were supposed to hold back for the sake of propriety; being too sexual with women was an insult to a man's virility. Although mostly a Forgotten Trope and/or Discredited Trope today, this trope made a comeback in the early eighties in which beautiful sexually adventurous women are the ones who pick up guys and initiate sexual encounters.

Or... is TvTropes wrong? And I should do more research?

closed as primarily opinion-based by Tom Au, Pieter Geerkens, andy256, CGCampbell, Mark C. Wallace Apr 26 '15 at 21:30

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  • TVTropes describes the essence of a trope, but actual works would adapt them to their purposes. Also I feel like this is a cyclical thing with the two tropes being in fashion (mostly) alternating periodically, as well as dependant on the work/genre. – Semaphore Apr 25 '15 at 22:23
  • @Semaphore - Quite sure you weren't the downvote... but even if you were... (that sounds weird...) could you enlighten me on what the downvote may have been about? – Malandy Apr 26 '15 at 0:04
  • Based on the close vote I'd speculate someone thinks this isn't on topic for history.SE. I'm personally on the fence, though I wouldn't think it necessary to downvote even if off-topic. – Semaphore Apr 26 '15 at 0:21
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    @andy256 I beg to differ - there is no single "Western" culture indeed, but the Western civilization (no matter how dubious its meaning) has a commonality in genealogy, in which it traces their development in history from Greek and Roman period to medieval and Renaissance. Though the concept of "Western" culture can be debated over and over again, the admittance of a common genealogical descent is there. Foucault discusses this in his History of Sexuality. That might be interesting for Malandy. – deathlock Apr 26 '15 at 10:12
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    Leprechauns have always been male. There are no female leprechauns. – Tyler Durden Apr 26 '15 at 12:00