Why does David Lurie lose his job as a professor?

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David Lurie loses his job after seducing one of his students, a vulnerable young woman by the name of Melanie Isaacs. Although Melanie tries to break things off, Lurie persists in pressurizing her to continue with the relationship. Traumatized by the experience, Melanie stops attending...

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