A Critique of the Sexual Revolution

  title={A Critique of the Sexual Revolution},
  author={Robert Chrisman},
  journal={The Black Scholar},
  pages={29 - 31}
  • R. Chrisman
  • Published 1 April 1978
  • Economics
  • The Black Scholar
Within the past twenty years, a number of factors—technological, economic, psychosexual—have gone into the formation of the present phenomenon we call the sexual revolution. In the technological sphere, a new sexual ethic was ushered in with the dramatic development of “the pill” in the early 1960s. Though one is tempted to credit the pill as the key to change in sexual morality, the decision to develop and promote the pill was a key factor, and that decision came from the highest levels of the… 
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