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03 January 2012

Comparing Tobacco and Pornography

9:47 AM Posted by steve flores 2 comments
A while back, while researching to write about the effects of pornography in my Human Behavior course I found a very intriguing article about the debate of morality as it concerns pornography. Without a doubt, in the words of clinical psychologist Al Cooper, the Internet has made pornography more accessible, more affordable, and has provided anonymity. That combination is a breeding ground for rampant consumption, yet many researchers and consumers push back against any regulation. Are there effects to pornography consumption?

See the correlation between the tobacco debates of years ago to the porn debates of today: