Sexual Crime in India: Is it Influenced by Pornography?

  title={Sexual Crime in India: Is it Influenced by Pornography?},
  author={Suresh Bada Math and Biju Viswanath and Ami Sebastian Maroky and Naveen Channaveerachari Kumar and Anish V. Cherian and Maria Christine Nirmala},
  booktitle={Indian journal of psychological medicine},
PURPOSE Studies on whether pornography poses a greater risk for sexually aggressive behavior have revealed conflicting results. This study aims to examine the relationship between the consumption of pornography and the subsequent increase in sexual violence, thus testing the hypothesis that increase in consumption of pornography is related to increased sexual crime, in the Indian scenario. MATERIALS AND METHODS The current study explored the association between reported incidence of crime… CONTINUE READING