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America's War on Sex: The Continuing Attack on Law, Lust, and Liberty / Edition 2
     

America's War on Sex: The Continuing Attack on Law, Lust, and Liberty / Edition 2

by Marty Klein
 

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ISBN-10: 1440801282

ISBN-13: 9781440801280

Pub. Date: 04/30/2012

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated

This book exposes how a coalition of political, religious, and civic leaders are using the issue of sex to frighten, misinform, and bully Americans—paving the way for dramatic new public policies that are already restricting everyone's rights.

Overview

This book exposes how a coalition of political, religious, and civic leaders are using the issue of sex to frighten, misinform, and bully Americans—paving the way for dramatic new public policies that are already restricting everyone's rights.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440801280
Publisher:
Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/30/2012
Series:
Sex, Love, and Psychology Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
226
Sales rank:
1,219,306
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

Foreword Nadine Strossen ix

Introduction to Second Edition: From Bush to Obama-Little or No Relief from the War on Sex xvii

1 You're the Target: Why a War on Sex? 1

2 Battleground: Sex Education-Where Children Come Second 7

3 The Most Powerful "Minority" in the United States 27

4 Battleground: Reproductive Rights 33

5 The Sexual Disaster Industry 51

6 Battleground: Broadcast "Indecency" 57

7 Yes, They Really Said That 79

8 Battleground: Adult Entertainment-Feverish Dreams, Real Estate Nightmares 85

9 How They Do It: Ammunition in the War on Sex 97

10 Battleground: The Internet 105

11 America Does Not Guarantee Your Right to Be Comfortable: The Lowest Common Erotic Denominator Project 125

12 Batdeground: The War on "Pornography" 131

13 Extreme Religion and Public Policy 157

14 Battleground: Sexual Privacy and Sexual Minorities-Civil Rights or Immoral Privileges? 169

15 Revolutionizing American Government-Bad News for Democracy 189

Epilogue: One Bright Spot 193

Notes 195

Selected Bibliography 215

Index 217

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