Pornography film and culture

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .

Written in English

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  • Sex in motion pictures,
  • Sex in mass media,
  • Pornography -- Social aspects

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited and with an introduction by Peter Lehman.
SeriesRutgers depth of field series
ContributionsLehman, Peter.
LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.S45 P665 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3419107M
ISBN 109780813538709, 9780813538716
LC Control Number2005035513

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