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bloom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-15-06 12:53 PM
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8. "So how does that fit into your "rape culture" theory?"
You mean that some men did a study that showed that porn has no effects.

I don't think that necessarily means anything.

And from someone who is proud of selling porn - it means even less.


Hald:
"But it didn't, of course, and some lab studies did show that exposure to especially violent or degrading porn beefed up male aggressiveness toward women, though a link with actual crime was tough to prove.

But Hald...says, I strongly believe social context norms are factors influencing the effects of pornography and consumption rates.

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So that really isn't proving your point. He may be suggesting the porn is part of the larger society - which I agree with. That doesn't mean it doesn't contribute to the rape culture.
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  -"Maybe aliens made them do it" (or would you consider 'porn'?) bloom  May-15-06 10:42 AM   #0 
  - It's all porn's fault  mongo   May-15-06 11:36 AM   #1 
  - And corruption in government didn't exist before Bush* ?  bloom   May-15-06 12:18 PM   #2 
     - "Not all cultures have been rape cultures"  Bornaginhooligan   May-15-06 12:22 PM   #3 
     - It's not inevitable  bloom   May-15-06 12:31 PM   #5 
        - "TV was introduced and things changed."  Bornaginhooligan   May-15-06 12:47 PM   #6 
        - well - read the link then. nt  bloom   May-15-06 12:53 PM   #9 
           - Yeah, I read the link.  Bornaginhooligan   May-15-06 12:58 PM   #10 
        - dupe  Bornaginhooligan   May-15-06 12:47 PM   #7 
     - And yet the data shows sexual assault going down as porn  mongo   May-15-06 12:30 PM   #4 
        - "So how does that fit into your "rape culture" theory?"  bloom   May-15-06 12:53 PM   #8 
           - Well, since you state that you only believe studies you agree with  mongo   May-15-06 02:08 PM   #12 
  - young men?....... firstly they are NOT young MEN. they are BOYS  seabeyond   May-15-06 01:06 PM   #11 
 

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