Radical Socialist Marxist Liberal Existentialist Source of Women’s Oppression Degrading Effects Coercive Effects of Prostitution Role of the Woman as a Prostitute Position on Decriminalization Prostitution Should Be Eradicated Sexual and procreative prac-tices. Men are socialized to have sexual desires while women are socialized to be submissive. Source of op-pression cultural not bio-logical, therefore changing attitudes is desirable. Social and psychological sources including sexual and procreative practices. Changing social and eco-nomic structurings desirable to eradicate oppression. Class distinctions, corrup-tion of wage labor, and capi-talism. Inequality of social free-doms. Improving individual liberties and rights are de-sirable. Inequality of social free-doms. The need for educa-tion and reason to prevail as a solution. Improve society by promoting equal treat-ment between the sexes. Inequality of social free-doms. The need for educa-tion and reason to prevail as a solution. Improve society by promoting equal treat-ment between the sexes. Prostitution is equated to be on the level of rape. Prosti-tution is slavery. All women are affected by the coercive, exploitative, and oppressive inclinations of men towards women. Coercion has cul-tural derivations rather than bioligical ones. Women are coerced into de-
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course IREL 250 taught by Professor Watson during the Spring '08 term at Bucknell.