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Sex and God at Yale : porn, political correctness, and a good education gone bad

Author: Nathan Harden
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St Martin's Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"In order to glimpse America's future, one needs to look no further than its college campuses. Of those institutions, none holds more clout than Yale University. Yet the school has become a full-fledged moral battleground where: A porn star gives a topless S & M demonstration in a classroom A student had received approval for an art project she said included tissue from repeated self-induced miscarriages The  Read more...
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nathan Harden
ISBN: 9780312617905 0312617909 9781250013545 1250013542
OCLC Number: 778422333
Description: xv, 301 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Yale for sale : how I received an elite Yale education with a little help from the for-profit sex industry. Sex Week ; The Great Porn Debate ; The business of sex ed --
The intellectual void : how I came to see Yale's lewd classroom material as just one symptom of an overall decline in academic standards. Abortion as art ; Dirty language ; How a long shot got into Yale ; Finding my chakra at Yale --
Yale's war on women : how Yale sends the message to students that women should be valued for their bodies rather than their minds. Porn 'n' chicken ; Feminism and football ; Hooking up --
The return of Sex Week : how I ended up in a Yale classroom being lectured by a naked port star. Defiant desires ; Oral examinations ; Love junkies and a porn star prude ; The naked professor --
The moral void : how I came to understand Yale's decline as an inevitable consequence of its abandonment of higher purpose. Yale without God ; Yale without patriotism ; Naked parties and elitism as transcendence ; Sex with professors : the final frontier.
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