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Hardcover

Published: 01 September 2021

560 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197598535


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Pornography

The Politics of Legal Challenges

Max Waltman

  • Offers a uniquely comprehensive, cross-disciplinary analysis of the associations between pornography and violence against women, including prostitution
  • Explains why democracies, time and again, fail to address the severe harms of pornography
  • Thoroughly explores why previous attempts to legally address the harms have failed, what lessons can be learned, and how future legal challenges could be made successful
  • Interrogates the mechanisms of how pornography contributes to women's subordination, and supports a legal means of protecting and advancing women's rights