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    Speech acts and pornography

    Hornsby, Jennifer (1995) Speech acts and pornography. In: Dwyer, S. (ed.) The Problem of Pornography. Philosophy Series. Belmont, USA: Wadsworth Publishing Company. ISBN 9780534220440.

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    Book synopsis: The only anthology devoted exclusively to the topic of pornography and censorship that is designed as a textbook. Its aim is threefold: To make students aware of (1) the vast scope of arguments concerning both the nature of pornography and what ought to be done about it; (2) the fact that there is more than one feminist position on pornography; and (3) the complexity of arguments about free speech. Balanced and up-to-date, the book is sensitive to the variety of feminist positions on pornography without being a feminist book and is also sensitive to the complexity of free speech issues.


    Item Type: Book Section
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > School of Historical Studies
    Depositing User: Sarah Hall
    Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2018 12:30
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2023 17:38


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