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How to Argue About Prostitution
Criminal Law & Philosophy (2012)
  • Michelle M Dempsey, Villanova University School of Law

This article provides a comparative analysis of various methodologies employed in building arguments regarding prostitution law and policy, and reflects on the proper aims of legal philosophy more generally. Taking Peter de Marneffe’s Liberalism and Prostitution (OUP 2010) as a launching point for these reflections, the article offers a mostly favourable review of the book as a whole, and defends the philosophical enterprise as one (amongst other) valuable ways to argue about prostitution.

  • Prostitution,
  • Legal Philosophy
Publication Date
January, 2012
Citation Information
Michelle M Dempsey. "How to Argue About Prostitution" Criminal Law & Philosophy Vol. 6 Iss. 1 (2012)
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