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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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    Juliet's Nurse

    Lois Leveen 9781476757445

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Publisher Comments:

One million people are trafficked into the sex industry each year.  In this timely and provocative study, Kathryn Farr documents the macro and micro impact of trafficking women and children into this industry on a global scale.  Farr looks not only at the victims themselves, but also at the sex trade's main players, organized crime structure, economic conditions, and role in which various militaries perpetuate its demand. Sex Trafficking can be incorporated into a variety of courses in sociology, social problems, culture and sexuality, history, and women's studies.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: Size and Scope

2. Industry Profits and Debt Bondage, or How Traffickers Make Money from Modern-day Slavery

3. Criminal Networks and Corrupt Guardians: The Trafficking Industry

4. Sex Trafficking and the Changing Face(s) of Organized Crime

5. From Here to There: Sex Trafficking Flows and the Conditions that Drive Them

6. Militarized Rape and Other Patriarchal Hostilities: Fueling and Legitimating Male Demand for the Sex Trade

7. The Organization of Military Prostitution in Modern Times: Building a Sex Trade from Militarized Demand

8. Tackling Sex Trafficking and Enslaved Prostitution Now and into the Future

Product Details

ISBN:
9780716755487
Author:
Farr, Kathryn
Publisher:
Worth Publishers
Author:
Farr
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Government - U.S. Government
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Contemporary Social Issues
Publication Date:
20041131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
262
Dimensions:
9.04 x 6.03 x 0.715 in

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Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Feminist Studies » Sex Industry
History and Social Science » Gender Studies » Pornography
History and Social Science » Gender Studies » Sex Industry
History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » Sociology » Crime
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