Pornography

Pornography

Silence means dissent

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Andrea Dworkin
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Vol 5, No. 3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1984
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article shares a speech by Andrea Dworkin at The Symposium On Media Violence and Pornography. Calls for a feminist movement against pornography which she argues is a grassroots movement against male supremacy. 

 

 


Violence and feminist strategy

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Varda Burstyn
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Vol 5, No. 3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1984
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article explores the ways in which feminist approaches to theorizing and strategizing about violence has shifted over the years. Focus on violence and health. 

Ethics and pornography

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Rabbi Elyse Goldstein
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Vol 5, No. 3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1984
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article speaks to violence against women and the lack of response and direction from religious leaders. The author defines pornography and ethics in a theological way. 

Breach of trust: unmasking the incest advocates

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Anne Rochon Ford
Edition: 
vol 3, No. 1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1982
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article focuses on father daughter incest and the issues surrounding the question of incest. Outlines the distinction between intimacy and sexuality. Highlights the power of language within the issue, sexualization of girls, the industry of pornography, the law.  

Women, sexual identity and the Internet

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English
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Online
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Womyn's Voices
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Discusses the availability and distribution of pornography and erotica on the Internet.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Women, pornography, and the World Wide Web

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English
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Online
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Womyn's Voices
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2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the spread and growth of the pornography industry on the Internet.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Power surge: sex, violence & pornography

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English
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Paper
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Susan G. Cole
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Second Story Press
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Surveys the movement against pornography and sexual violence, its strategies and challenges for the nineties. Confronts the complexity of these issues. Argues that the only route to female empowerment is to confront women's experience.

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ISBN 0929005783
VIOL.C65 1995
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Includes bibliographical references.
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