Porn Up, Rape Down
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
June 23, 2006
Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 913013
The incidence of rape in the United States has declined 85% in the past 25 years while access to pornography has become freely available to teenagers and adults. The Nixon and Reagan Commissions tried to show that exposure to pornographic materials produced social violence. The reverse may be true: that pornography has reduced social violence.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 6
Keywords: rape, pornography
Date posted: July 18, 2006