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Argument: Incest ban is inappropriate tool

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"Inbred obscurity: improving incest laws in the shadow of the "sexual family". Harvard Law Review. June 2006: "the anthropological rationale put forward most famously by Professor Claude Lévi-Strauss — that incest prohibitions are a necessary mechanism for building society by forcing people to create alliances outside of narrow family groups — seems entirely inadequate as a reason to prohibit consensual relationships in a modern world whose social integration is not plausibly threatened by the few people who might choose to align themselves with family members."

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