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The Resource Sexual consent, David Archard

Sexual consent, David Archard

Label
Sexual consent
Title
Sexual consent
Statement of responsibility
David Archard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A popular belief is that whatever takes place in private between consenting adults should be allowed. This is the first book to offer a systematic philosophical examination of what might be meant by consent and what role it should play in the context of sexual activity. Investigating the adequacy of standard accounts of consent, the book criticizes
Biographical or historical data
David Archard is reader in the Department of Moral Philosophy at the University of St. Andrews. He is the author of Marxism and Existentialism: The Political Philosophy of Jean-Paul Sartre and Maurice Merleau-Ponty (1980), Consciousness and the Unconscious (1984), and Children, Rights and Childhood (1993)
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Archard, David,
Dewey number
176
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Sexual ethics
  • Consent (Law)
  • Sex customs
  • Sex and law
  • Sexual consent
Label
Sexual consent, David Archard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in 1998
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preface and acknowledgements -- Questions of consent -- What is consent? -- What is consented to? -- How is consent given? -- Can consent be revoked? -- Sexual consent -- Why does sexual consent matter? -- Can sex be consensual? -- What should we presume? -- Are there sexual conventions? -- Is it necessary to say 'yes' to everything? -- Sexual consensuality -- What is it about consensuality that makes consensual sex permissible? -- What exactly is consensuality? -- Real consent, when is consent not really consent? -- Is the standard view of consent sufficient? -- Consensuality and permissibility -- What about third parties? -- Is it wrong to use someone even with their consent? -- Is consensuality enough? -- Gendered consent -- Gender inequality -- The erotization of dominance and submission -- Compulsory heterosexuality -- The limits of consensuality I: incest, prostitution, and sado-masochism -- The limits of consensuality II: the age of sexual consent -- The background to the debate -- What is at stake in fixing the age of sexual majority? -- Four considerations in determining the age of consent -- Sexual maturity -- Intergenerational sex, sexual abuse of authority -- A single age of sexual consent? -- The limits of consensuality III: rape -- The feminist critique of rape -- The act of rape -- What the law counts as evidence of consent -- What the law counts as evidence of the absence of consent -- Prior or pre-consent -- The mens rea of rape -- Should only 'yes' mean yes? -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- About the book and author -- Index
Control code
on1103441102
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429497353
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1103441102
Label
Sexual consent, David Archard
Publication
Note
First published in 1998
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preface and acknowledgements -- Questions of consent -- What is consent? -- What is consented to? -- How is consent given? -- Can consent be revoked? -- Sexual consent -- Why does sexual consent matter? -- Can sex be consensual? -- What should we presume? -- Are there sexual conventions? -- Is it necessary to say 'yes' to everything? -- Sexual consensuality -- What is it about consensuality that makes consensual sex permissible? -- What exactly is consensuality? -- Real consent, when is consent not really consent? -- Is the standard view of consent sufficient? -- Consensuality and permissibility -- What about third parties? -- Is it wrong to use someone even with their consent? -- Is consensuality enough? -- Gendered consent -- Gender inequality -- The erotization of dominance and submission -- Compulsory heterosexuality -- The limits of consensuality I: incest, prostitution, and sado-masochism -- The limits of consensuality II: the age of sexual consent -- The background to the debate -- What is at stake in fixing the age of sexual majority? -- Four considerations in determining the age of consent -- Sexual maturity -- Intergenerational sex, sexual abuse of authority -- A single age of sexual consent? -- The limits of consensuality III: rape -- The feminist critique of rape -- The act of rape -- What the law counts as evidence of consent -- What the law counts as evidence of the absence of consent -- Prior or pre-consent -- The mens rea of rape -- Should only 'yes' mean yes? -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- About the book and author -- Index
Control code
on1103441102
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429497353
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1103441102

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