Pornography the Internet

Pages: 7 Sources: 7 Topic: Women's Issues - Sexuality Document #: 12964570

Pornography/The Internet Today, technological and Internet advances have brought about some severe consequences, including the rise and exponential growth of online pornography sites. One effect of this has been a high level of exposure and even addiction to such sites. Consequences have included depression, loss of work, social withdrawal, and the like. Since it is unlikely that Internet pornography will disappear, individuals and groups need to focus on mitigating addiction, unwanted

Pornography Remains One of the Most Contentious

Pages: 3 Sources: 3 Topic: Women's Issues - Sexuality Document #: 34649103

Pornography remains one of the most contentious issues related to the freedom of expression. The definition of pornography and the parameters of the First Amendment must be taken into consideration when determining what, if any, types of pornography are protected as a First Amendment right. The First Amendment does have its legal limits, in theory and in legal precedent. As Lowey points out, the Supreme Court has consistently ruled that

Pornography and Extramarital Affairs Simply

Pages: 5 Sources: -22 Topic: Women's Issues - Sexuality Document #: 44783254

National Public Radio. Retrieved on March 8, 2013 from Blessing, M. (2013). The theory of extramarital affairs. eHow: Demand Media, Inc. Retrieved on March 9, 2013 from Eberstadt, M. andLayden., M.A. (2010). The social costs of pornography. The Witherspoon Institute: Princeton New Jersey. Retrieved on March 7, 2013 from Fifes, S.T. And Weeks, G.R. (2007). Infidelity/extramarital sex. University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Retrieved on March 8, 2013 from Fong, T.W. (2006). Understanding

Pornography and Children

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Pornography & Children There is considerable research evidence that pornography, especially child pornography, results in adversely affecting the psychological development of children, with far reaching consequences in terms of their ability to function well as adults. Since children are the future of any society, it is critical that adequate measures be taken to ensure the healthy and well-rounded development of children in order that they grow up to be productive, humane

Pornography Internet the Proliferation of

Pages: 11 Sources: 10 Topic: Children Document #: 56274835

This is what creates confusion in the minds of young and vulnerable people." (p. 1) Concerning this vulnerability, our research suggests that upon entering an adolescent age, individuals who are not yet emotionally or intellectually prepared for the responsibilities of sexual engagement are yet beginning to experience emotions hinting at this impulse. Schwartz warns that encounters with explicit and potentially deviant materials such as those which may incorporate violence, exploitation,

Pornography It Is Often Said That Pornography

Pages: 3 Sources: -13 Topic: Women's Issues - Sexuality Document #: 15662556

Pornography It is often said that pornography is in the eye of the beholder. Material that was considered pornographic a few decades years ago are considered acceptable today. These changes illustrate the shifting notions of what material constitutes pornography or obscenity. This paper argues that while anti-pornography activists have valid concerns regarding pornography's exploitative nature, to censor pornography would be an assault on free speech and the freedom of expression. Therefore, any