Pornland: How Porn Has Hijacked Our Sexuality

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Spinifex Press, 2010 - Pornography - 204 pages
An unflinching and intimate look at porn, and how it distorts our identities. As Dines shows, today's pornography is strikingly different from yesterday's Playboy. As porn culture has become absorbed into pop culture, a new wave of entrepreneurs is creating porn that is ever more hardcore, violent, sexist, and racist.

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User Review  - pixelette - LibraryThing

Industrial analysis was good. She did leave a lot of her commentary unsubstantiated where I think it probably could have been—perhaps I was expecting a more academic text. She does a good job of ... Read full review

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Holy cow, what a book. Definitely not for the faint of heart. I was alternately disgusted and angry as I read this. Dines makes the point that as pornography enters the mainstream media, it makes ... Read full review

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