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Unformatted text preview: emic " accounts? Who benefits from prostitution? Choice and stigma? Tradition or imposition? RADICAL FEMINISM The defining feature is the view that all heterosexual sex is patriarchal or male dominated and therefore oppressive. "Sex work" generally and prostitution and pornography specifically, represents the most extreme forms of patriarchy and sexual oppression All women are exploited, demeaned, and brutalized by pornography: Men who are exposed to it carry over this exploitative stance into their relations with all the women in their lives. All sex is saturated by patriarchy- the "anti-sex" position- All heterosexual sex is sexual slavery. Hence, it is necessary to do away with all sex....
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