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Battling Pornography The American Feminist Anti-Pornography Movement, 1976-1986

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ISBN-10: 0521879922

ISBN-13: 9780521879927

Edition: 2011

Authors: Carolyn Bronstein

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List price: $120.95
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 6/30/2011
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 376
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.474
Language: English

Carolyn Bronstein (Editor) is an Assistant Professor of Communication at DePaul University in Chicago, where she teaches undergraduate and graduate courses that focus on the cultural impact of public relations and advertising in a global society. Her research examines the role of the mass media in the social construction of women and women's issues, with emphasis on mainstream news and advertising. She received the Nafziger-White research award from the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) for tracing the relationship among advertising trends in the 1970s, gender consciousness, and the development of the American feminist antipornography movement. Her work…    

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Acknowledgments
Introduction: Battling Pornography: The American Feminist Anti-Pornography Movement, 1976-1986
Seeds of Discontent: The Failed Promise of the Sexual Revolution for Women
Male Violence and the Critique of Heterosexuality: The Influence of Radical Feminism on the Anti-Pornography Movement
Have You Seen Deep Throat Yet? The Growth of the Commercial Sex Industry in 1970s America
�I'm Black and Blue from the Rolling Stones and I Love It!�: Women Against Violence Against Women and the Campaign Against Media Violence
Something Inside Me Just Went �Click�: Women Against Violence in Pornography and Media and the Transition to an Anti-Pornography Movement
Growing Pains: The Emergence of Women Against Pornography and New Directions for the Feminist Anti-Pornography Movement
Porn Tours: Tensions and Triumphs for WAP
The New Lay of the Land: WAP Assumes Leadership of the Movement and Faces Challenges from Within and Without
Anti-Pornography Comes Undone: The Rise of the Feminist Pro-Sex Countermovement
Conclusion: Porn Is Here to Stay: The Feminist Anti-Pornography Movement in the 1980s and Beyond
Bibliography
Index