Philosophical Approaches to Pornography, Free Speech, and CMC, by Charles Ess
How the Philosophical Approaches of these Essays Can Help
- At least some of our initial disagreements can be
may discover that these
disagreements center not so
much on particular claims, but on the more
foundational philosophical positions
out of which these claims emerge.
- As our attention is shifted to the more general
we may discern
both strengths and
weaknesses in our own positions and those of our interlocutors.
- As philosophers thus offer us different perspectives on
our familiar debates--
we may learn
and resolutions to the debates not otherwise obvious to us.