By Julia Long

Anti-porn feminism is again. Countering the continuing ‘pornification’ of Western tradition and society, with lads’ mags at the heart shelf and lap-dancing golf equipment in residential parts, anti-porn pursuits are re-emerging between a brand new iteration of feminist activists worldwide.

This crucial new advisor to the issues with porn starts off with a historical past of recent professional and anti political stances prior to analyzing the ways that the hot arguments and campaigns round pornography are articulated, deployed and acquired. Drawing on unique ethnographic learn, it presents an in-depth research of the teams campaigning opposed to the pornography this present day, in addition to a few eye-opening evidence concerning the harm porn can do to ladies and society as a whole.

This targeted and encouraging ebook explains the strong comeback of anti-porn feminism, and it controversially demanding situations liberal views and the mainstreaming of a porn tradition that threatens to alter the very nature of our intimate relationships.

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