The Politics of Representation: The Role of the Gaze in Pornography

Document Type

Contribution to Books

Publication Date


Publication Title

Fundamentals of Philosophy


philosophy, aesthetics, philosophy of art, ethics


An accessible reader/text for beginning students of philosophy, this volume offers a broad scope of diverse classic and contemporary selections – with a narrative and format that presents difficult issues and readings in a simplified but not condescending manner. The readings are grouped around major philosophic themes: logic, ethics, metaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of religion, philosophy of art, and social and political philosophy. It also offers a selection of readings from Eastern philosophy.