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women. Even though there has been mixed evidence there has been multiple studies that have shown that men who watch violent pornography, who are aggressive people themselves, are more likely to express violence towards women (Rathus et al., 2018). Pornography can also contribute to gender roles such as dominance by men, objectifying women, and degrading women as well (Rathus et al., 2018). Another possible danger or harm from pornography is that it can create body image issues which some people may go to lengths to change such as through surgery, and can contribute to avoidance with romantic relationships which could impact an individual’s emotional well-being (Tylka, 2015). In boys and men who have heavily used pornography, they have been linked to depression after many years of use due to negative body image and emotional distress (Tylka, 2015).ReferencesHare, K., Gahagan, J., Jackson, L., & Steenbeek, A. (2014). Perspectives on 'Pornography': Exploring sexually explicit Internet movies' influences on Canadian young adults' holistic sexual health. Canadian Journal Of Human Sexuality, 23(3), 148-158. doi:10.3138/cjhs.2732Negash , S., Sheppard, N. N., Lambert, N. M., & Fincham, F. D. (2016). Trading Later Rewards for Current Pleasure: Pornography Consumption and Delay Discounting. Journal Of Sex Research , 53 (6), 689-700. doi : 10.1080/00224499.2015.1025123Rathus, S. A., Nevid, J. S., & Fichner-Rathus, L. (2018). Human sexuality in a changing world (10th ed.). New York, NY: Pearson.Sirianni, J. M., & Vishwanath, A. (2016). Problematic Online Pornography Use: A Media Attendance Perspective. Journal Of Sex Research, 53(1), 21-34. doi:10.1080/00224499.2014.980496Tylka, T. L. (2015). No harm in looking, right? Men’s pornography consumption, body image, and well-being. Psychology Of Men & Masculinity, 16(1), 97-107. doi:10.1037/a0035774

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