pornography and sexual assult

Pornography and Sexual Assault
Much has been written regarding a causal link between viewing pornography and sexual assault, particularly rape. Based on your readings, do you believe that pornography is a causal factor in the incidence of rape and/or other sexual assaults? Why or why not? What are the cognitive, cultural, psychobiological factors at work that may, in your view, lead an offender to commit a sexual assault? Regarding rape-prone men discussed in Chapter 12, to what theory, if any, do you attach the most weight? Why? Do you reject any of the theories discussed? Why? Why not?