Hough, P. Langdale
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P. Langdale Hough is the assistant director of the Witherspoon Institute.


The Social Costs of Pornography

The ubiquity of pornography in the internet age is accompanied by a growing body of evidence indicating that no gender or age group remains unaffected. Much of the social harm associated with pornography consumption seems to spring from its psychological nature as an intense behavior - teaching and permission - giving experience within the highly effective teaching context of sexual arousal, where actions are demonstrated, repeated, encouraged and/or proscribed via information-rich images.

Date posted: 2011-03-09