Pedophiles, in contrast, show a sexual preference for clearly prepubescent children. There are important policy implications of adding hebephilia to the checklist of mental illnesses, since doing so might allow people who sexually abuse pubescent children to invoke a mental illness defense. One researcher who is arguing vociferously for the inclusion of hebephilia in the American Psychiatric Association 's revised diagnostic manual the DSM-V is University of Toronto psychologist Ray Blanchard.
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Has he got a point? Meanwhile, the viewers of pornography are voyeurs, watching real people having real though not realistic sex — something that can have a very damaging effect on their view of the opposite sex, and their own future sex lives. Male readers may accuse me of bias, being female myself, since men are said to be more aroused by visual stimuli pornwhile women are more stimulated by narrative and emotion books.
Personally, I find video porn kind of limiting. My erotic imagination is simultaneously vast and very specific and I feel like videos are just too prescriptive. But I just prefer written erotica to visual porn, probably because it lets my imagination go wherever it wants to.
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