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Unformatted text preview: Normative Claims: something ought to or ought not to be allowed ( should/should not ) Ex. You shouldn’t be wearing that shirt. Descriptive Claim: something that’s about the world ( is ) Ex. The shirt is red. Longino article: Longino defines pornography as any documentation of sexual acts that degrades women or endorses degradation. Degradation: reducing a person to something less than what they are Problem: No porn specifically states: you should degrade women...
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This note was uploaded on 02/26/2012 for the course PHIL 140 taught by Professor ??? during the Fall '08 term at Maryland.
- Fall '08