Pornography and erotica: Definitions and prevalence
Pope, N., Voges, K., Kuhn, Kerri-Ann, & Bloxsome, E. (2007) Pornography and erotica: Definitions and prevalence. In Sullivan Mort, Gillian & Hume, Margee (Eds.) 2007 International Nonprofit and Social Marketing Conference Social entrepreneurship, Social Change and Sustainability, 27 and 28 September, 2007, Brisbane, Australia: Griffith University.
In this paper, we offer some observations regarding the sex industry, in particular the pornography and erotica sectors. Marketing literature observing pornography and erotica is scant. We find that following exponential growth of the sex industry (given use of the Internet) an evaluation of consumer behaviour and marketing practices is justified. In order to begin a study of these industry sectors, we find it necessary to define both pornography and erotica. Following the development of definitions, we consider these industries from a marketing perspective in the hope that we may encourage research into these areas.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Pornography and Erotica:, Definitions, Prevalence, sex industry,, consumer behaviour, marketing practices|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > MARKETING (150500) > Marketing not elsewhere classified (150599)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School|
Current > Schools > School of Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 please consult authors|
|Deposited On:||02 Oct 2009 09:17|
|Last Modified:||28 Mar 2012 14:45|
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