Obscene division: Feminist liberal assessments of prostitution versus feminist liberal defenses of pornography

In Prostitution and Pornograph. Stanford, CA, USA: Stanford University Press. pp. 419-444 (2006)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

In assessing ethical issues concerning the sex-industry, feminist liberalism ought to combine the concern for the worker that is central to its treatment of prostitution, with sensitivity to the social and cultural embeddedness of self that is central to its treatment of pornography. That would enable us to then look at live-actor pornography as a form of prostitution that raises additional questions about third party consumption — and analysis both more theoretically coherent and practically useful.

Links

PhilArchive

External links

  • This entry has no external links. Add one.
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server

Through your library

Similar books and articles

A Capacious Account of Liberal Feminism.R. Baehr Amy - 2017 - Feminist Philosophy Quarterly 3 (1).
Prostitution as a Morally Risky Practice.Ann Ferguson - 1998 - In Bat-Ami Bar On & Ann Ferguson (eds.), Daring to Be Good. Routledge.
Prostitution and the Ideal State: A Defense of a Policy of Vigilance.Agustin Vicente - 2016 - Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 19 (2):475-487.
Feminism and Liberalism: A Not-so-Unhappy Marriag.Carla Saen - 2006 - [email protected] - An International Journal for Moral Philosophy 5 (2):127-146.

Analytics

Added to PP
2019-10-13

Downloads
165 (#75,091)

6 months
27 (#39,519)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?

Author's Profile

Citations of this work

A Moral Defense of Prostitution.Rob Lovering - 2021 - New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Add more citations

References found in this work

No references found.

Add more references