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Defending pornography

free speech, sex, and the fight for women"s rights

by Nadine Strossen

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Published by New York University Press in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Pornography -- Social aspects -- United States,
    • Feminism -- United States,
    • Feminist criticism -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementNadine Strossen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ472.U6 S87 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationlvi, 320 p. :
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6784335M
      ISBN 100814781497
      LC Control Number00036067


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: lvi, pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: Foreword to the New Edition / Wendy Kaminer The Sex Panic and the Feminist Split Sexual Speech and the Law The Fatally Flawed Feminist Antipornography Laws The Growing Suppression of "Sexpression" Revealing Views of.

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Nadine Strossen is the John Marshall Harlan II Professor of Law at New York Law School, former president of the American Civil Liberties Union, and author of the recent book Hate: Why We Should Resist It With Free Speech, Not Censorship.

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Defending Pornography is an excellent, comprehensive look at the many facets of the debate over pornography. Anyone who wants to find out how radical feminists are trying to undermine the principle of free speech and inquiry through their attack on pornography will find Strossen’s book a great place to start.

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Reading each book (Mackinnon's Only Words and Strossen's Defending Pornography) is like reading a brief that marshalls all supporting arguments and ridicules or ignores that which it cannot counter.

Where Strossen goes astray is when she repeats the findings of writers like Wendy McElroy that "sex workers" are healthy, independent women who.

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This issue aside, much of what we call pornography still degrades women by depicting them as objects that exist for men’s sexual pleasure and by portraying them as legitimate targets of men’s sexual violence.

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The other group, feminists, condemns pornography for its sexual objectification of women and especially condemns the hard-core pornography that glorifies horrible sexual violence against women.

Many feminists also charge that pornography promotes rape by reinforcing the cultural myths discussed earlier.