Eros, Civilization, and Harry Clor

11 Pages Posted: 26 Mar 2015

Date Written: 2007


This essay is a critical appreciation of the scholarship of Harry Clor. Prof. Clor is the most articulate defender of the conservative case for pornography regulation. This essay, focusing specifically on his work, considers his most important claims, in which he defends morals legislation and specifically the censorship of pornography.

Keywords: Harry Clor, Obscenity, Pornography, First Amendment

JEL Classification: K10, K30

Suggested Citation

Koppelman, Andrew M., Eros, Civilization, and Harry Clor (2007). 31 New York University Review of Law & Social Change 855 (2007); Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 15-15. Available at SSRN:

Andrew M. Koppelman (Contact Author)

Northwestern University School of Law ( email )

375 E. Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
United States
312-503-8431 (Phone)

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