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pornography debate in feminism

Ronalda Murphy

pornography debate in feminism

lessons for the future

by Ronalda Murphy

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • University of Toronto. -- Faculty of Law -- Dissertations.,
  • Pornography,
  • Feminism,
  • Obscenity (Law)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ronalda Murphy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK5293 .M87 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination166 leaves ;
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18372412M

    Feminism and pornography. [Drucilla Cornell;] This collection of essays seeks to expand the parameters of the debate on pornography. In an effort to move away from a divisive framework, the book explores what pornography means to those who Read more Rating: (not. The singer Rihanna rocketed to the top of the pop charts this spring with her single, S&M, which pays homage to sex accompanied by whips, chains and the intentional infliction of pain. Having just finished the manuscript for my new book, Battling Pornography, I listened with amazement as this explicit song played freely on mainstream radio stations, not to mention in supermarkets and elevators.

    FEMINISM AND PORNOGRAPHY Kate Ellis, Barbara O'Dair and Abby Tallmer1 In recent years, the issue of pornography has engendered an intense debate in the feminist community. Dismissed by some as diversionary, it is a debate whose stakes, we feel, are high. Will feminism, having achieved some gains, capitulate to conservative forces, or will it. The pornography debate has been an issue within the feminist movement that has been pushed to the periphery in recent times. It is not as widely seen on the main stage of the feminist agenda and this may be because of a division in feminist thought with regards to pornography. Generally speaking.

    FEMINISM AND PORNOGRAPHY. In recent years the debate on pornography has engendered an intense discussion amongst the feminist community. The roots of the feminist debate can be traced to nineteenth century restrictions on marriage and divorce for women. In her book Only Word, MacKinnon denies that pornography consists of an accumulation of. Feminism, Pornography, and Censorship Mark R. Wicclair is Professcr of Philosophy at West Virginia University and an associate at the Center for Medical Ethics, University of Pitts­ burgh. He is the author of Ethics and the Elderly (forthcmning). Wicdair accepts the definition of pornography.


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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In this unabashed defense of pornography from a utilitarian /5(11). Feminist views on pornography range from condemnation of all of it as a form of violence against women, to an embracing of some forms as a medium of feminist expression.

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This chapter aims to bridge the gap between antipornography feminism and sex-positive feminism. It argues in favor of feminist pornography by developing some thoughts proposed by Catharine MacKinnon and others.

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In an effort to move away from the divisive frameworks in feminist disputes over pornography, this volume seeks to understand what pornography means to those who consume it, fight against it, and work within it.

By opening up a space for divergent points of view to address the complexity of sexual material Author: Drucilla Cornell. Liberal, Marxist, socialist, and black approaches to feminism are also evaluated. Feminism and Pornography also addresses the male perspective on pornography and men's responses to the feminists' debate.

The final chapters assess this debate in terms of empirical research on pornography, and legal and nonlegal strategies for regulating pornography. Thursday 01/19/ Nadine Strossen, president of the American Civil Liberties Union, and Norma Ramos of Women Against Pornography debate pornography, feminism, and censorship.

Principles in the Pornography Debate, The Book Review Nadine Strossen "Feminism and civil liberties are inextricable. The goal of both is a soci-4 Id.

at 2. Feminists who oppose censorship have been systematically ignored by both the nents of both feminist and civil liberties principles on significant issues in the pornography debate.

PORNOGRAPHY AND FEMINISM. In Indianapolis passed an "antipornography civil rights ordinance." pornography was defined thus: the graphic sexually explicit subordination of women, whether in pictures or in words, that also includes one or more of the following: (1) Women who are presented as sexual objects who enjoy pain or humiliation; or (2) Women [who] are presented as sexual objects who.

Anti-pornography feminism. Radical feminist opponents of pornography—such as Andrea Dworkin, Catharine MacKinnon, Robin Morgan, Diana Russell, Alice Schwarzer, Gail Dines, and Robert Jensen—argue that pornography is harmful to women, and constitutes strong causality or facilitation of violence against women.

Catharine McKinnon and Andrea Dworkin had separately staked out a. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: The feminist movement and the contemporary pornography debate --Traditional perspectives on pornography: popular positions and governmental commissions --Pornography and the feminist sexuality debate: radical and libertarian feminism --Other feminist perspectives on pornography:.

Over the past twenty years debates about pornography have raged within feminism and beyond. Throughout the s feminists increasingly addressed the problem of men's sexual violence against women, and many women reduced the politics of men's power to questions about sexuality.

By the s these questions had become more and more focused on the issue of pornography--now a metaphor Reviews: 1. The feminist pornographer Tristan Taormino, editor of a new book on X-rated activism, says it's time to find a middle ground in the porn wars.

Feminist pornography is a genre of film developed by or for those dedicated to gender was created for the purposes of encouraging women in their pursuit of freedom through sexuality, equality, and pleasure. Many third-wave feminists are open to seeking freedom and rights of sexual equality through entering the adult entertainment workforce.

Feminist debate on this issue reflects larger concerns surrounding feminist views on sexuality, and is closely related to feminist debates on prostitution, BDSM, and other issues. Pornography has been one of the most divisive issues in feminism, particularly among feminists in Anglophone countries.

Key Words: feminism, pornography, Andrea Dworkin, Mackinnon, Kant, objectification, freedom of speech, consent, free choice Introduction In order to understand the view of feminism on pornography we need to first understand what is pornography and then one can go towards an analysis of the feminist viewpoint on pornography.

Feminism and Pornography: A Dialogical Perspective. by Robert Cavalier ([email protected]) In the 60s and 70s, debates over pornography mirrored the counter-culture's clash with conservative values. The nude actors in "Oh, Calcutta!" challenged the intent of obscenity laws to resonate with 'community standards' and Stanley v.

Book Description: This vibrant collection expands the parameters of the feminist debate on pornography. In an effort to move away from the divisive frameworks in feminist disputes over pornography, this volume seeks to understand what pornography means to those who consume it.

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Nadine Strossen, president of the American Civil Liberties Union, and Norma Ramos of Women Against Pornography debate pornography, feminism, and censorship.Cultural Feminism: Feminist Capitalism and the Anti-Pornography Movement ALICE ECHOLS PREFACE This article offers a critique of the dominant strain in current radical feminism, cultural feminism, whose ideology, I argue, mirrors dominant cultural assumptions about gender and sexuality.