A womens view on the positive benefits of pornography

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A womens view on the positive benefits of pornography

However, women also watch porn. This low number, as a Slate. In response to those findings, Ann Summers, a British sex toy retailer, conducted its own online survey of customers in which saw a much larger 55 percent of women saying they view porn at least once a month.

That poll is based on a much more specific group of women, but it tells us that there may be a large difference between how many women admit to watching porn and how many women actually do.

Some women may believe that admitting to watching porn makes them look like sex addicts, but this stigma needs to change. Women should understand that watching porn is a normal part of sex — both men and women are sexual human beings.

Women have as much of a right as men to watch porn, and should not be judged for it. According to a few studiesabout 49 percent of young adult women agree that watching porn is an acceptable way of expressing their sexuality. Watching porn has inspired couples to turn the camera on themselves and make their own videos.

Over 40 percent of women in the Ann Summers poll admitted to recording pornography with their ex or current partner.

Some even admitted to making it on their smart phone. Porn not only helps a woman in her relationship, it is also a place where women can escape and de-stress. Many women live very stressful lives and porn can be an accessible release.

A womens view on the positive benefits of pornography

Over 85 percent of women in the Ann Summers poll stated that watching porn was a place to experience their fantasies and relieve stress. Another study showed that people who view sexual images are a lot less stressed and performed better on a math test.

There should not be this stereotype that women have to be sex addicts to watch porn.When women view the pornography their partners are viewing they can develop a lower self-esteem, feelings of inadequacy, and begin to feel sexually undesirable.

38 The more a woman perceives her husband or boyfriend using pornography, the more negative the woman rates her relationship in general and the lower she rates her overall sexual. General Counsel of Morality in Media, Inc. We should first, as the Jesuits say, define our terms. The word "pornography" comes from the Greek words, "porne,"meaning a harlot, prostitute, or whore.

The issue of pornography as a form of leisure practice has received little attention from researchers.

In this study, the impact of pornography consumption on women's lives was examined. The more frequently men view pornography, the more they are likely to say they are less satisfied with sex and relationships.

Science shows us that acting out with pornography taps into our powerful neurochemistry, and this can quickly lead a person to use porn habitually. We were discussing pornography, and whether or not it has a negative effect, on peoples’ sexuality, on men’s objectification of women, on sex crimes and rape, on the developing brains of.

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