Women or feminists? Proponents of the political economy perspective point to studies with disproportionate percentages of housing instability and poverty among youth who trade sex to survive, as well as the lack of economic options for girls and women who engage in prostitution Farley et al.
Journal of Intercultural Studies. Intersectionality is more commonly viewed as a framework to understand the impact of multiple identities on the oppression of women but is criticized for actually contributing to or creating additional hierarchies for women. This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access.
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Sex Roles, 31— The battering state: Towards a political economy of domestic violence. Radical feminists dispute the use of pornography, as they claim it causes harm and violence against women. Herek, G.
That is to say, the sex act is attractive in a way that is conditioned by its qualities of power and violence… sex is not above criticism. First Second Third Fourth. First of all, I take time to warm up to people. The focus of any social justice movement should be to help those who are most harmed, not to protect the egos of those who benefit at the expense of those who are most harmed, after all.
Sex Roles, 37 , — Patton, M. Strengthening domestic violence theories: Intersections of race, class, sexual orientation, and gender. However, the emerging theory of addiction has worked to combine several biological, neurological, and emotional aspects of these viewpoints.
The breadth with which these frameworks guide actions of policymakers, activists, and scholars is extensive, with no end in sight to the debates.