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This is diametrically opposed to the Western style of censorship, which allows full nudity but which takes a tougher line on rape and sexual violence. This appears to be a more healthy approach, especially when dealing with impressionable minors, but it also dips into the murky sex in the channel islands of subjective interpretation.