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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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course SCIE SYG2000 taught by Professor Bernhardt during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
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