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Porn - Philosophy for Everyone: How to Think With Kink
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PORN - PHILOSOPHY FOR EVERYONE: HOW TO THINK WITH KINK

PAPERBACK BY ALLHOFF, FRITZ; MONROE, DAVE; PONANTE, GRAM

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ISBN
9781405199629
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WILEY-BLACKWELL (AN IMPRINT OF JOHN WILEY & SONS LTD)
 
 
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PUBLISHER
JOHN WILEY AND SONS LTD
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NOT IN STOCK - AVAILABLE TO ORDER
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
280 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
24 SEP 2010

DESCRIPTION

This anthology takes the ever-controversial discussion of pornography out of solely academic circles; it expands the questions about porn that academics might tackle and opens the conversation to those who know it best the creators and users of porn. Features essays on non-traditional issues in porn, including celebrity sex tapes, virtual sex, S&M, homosexual porn, and technology s impact on the porn industryFeatures fascinating insights from psychologists, a lawyer, and an English professor, as well as industry insiders such as Dylan RyderA fun, entertaining, and philosophically provocative approach to pornography, written for the general reader

CONTENTS

Acknowledgments ( Dave Monroe). Foreword: Filling in the Cave (Gram Ponante). Dirty Mindedness: An Introduction to Porn - Philosophy for Everyone (Dave Monroe). Part I: Lights, Camera, Action!: Sundry Sexy Thoughts. 1 The Jizz Biz and Quality of Life (Dylan Ryder and Dave Monroe). 2 Strange Bedfellows: The Interpenetration of Philosophy and Pornography (Andrew Aberdein). Part II: The Pornographic Mind: Psychology and Porn. 3 Yes. Yes! Yes!! What do Mona's Moans Tell us About her Sexual Pleasure? (Anne K. Gordon and Shane W. Kraus). 4 Pornography as Simulation (Theodore Bach). 5 Brothers' Milk: The Erotic and the Lethal In Bareback Pornography (Casey McKittrick). Part III: Between the Sheets: Porn Ethics and Personal Relationships. 6 Strange Love, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Porn (Tait Szabo). 7 Cheating with Jenna: Monogamy, Pornography and Erotica (Fiona Woollard). 8 Celebrity Sex Tapes: A Contemporary Cautionary Tale (Darci Doll). Part IV: Talking Dirty: Legal Issues and Free Speech. 9 One Man s Trash is another Man s Pleasure: Obscenity, Pornography, and the Law (Jacob M. Held). 10 What s Wrong with Porn? (Mimi Marinucci). 11 Bumper Stickers and Boobs: Why the Free Speech Argument for Porn Fails (J.K. Miles). Part V: The Art of Dirty: Porn and Aesthetic Value. 12 The Fine Art of Pornography? The Conflict Between Artistic Value and Pornographic Value (Christopher Bartel). 13 An Unholy Trinity: The Beautiful, The Romantic and The Vulgar (Lawrence Howe). 14 The Problem with the Problem with Pornography (David Rose). Part VI: Porn and Technology. 15 Something for Everyone: Busty Latin Anal Nurses in Leather and Glasses (Roger T. Pipe). 16 Sex, Lies and Virtual Reality (Matthew Brophy). Part VII: Kink: Alternative Porn and BDSM. 17 What Do Heterosexual Men Get Out of Consuming Girl-Girl Pornography? (Chad Parkhill). 18 Hit Me With Your Best Shot: The Violent Controversy Surrounding SM Porn (Ummni Khan). 19 Ruminations of a Dominatriz: An Interview with Mz. Berlin (Mz. Berlin and Dave Monroe). Appendix A: Notes on Contributors.