Global Sex Workers: Rights, Resistance, and Redefinition

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Kamala Kempadoo, Jo Doezema
Routledge, 1998 - Political Science - 294 pages
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Presents the personal e×periences of se× workers in Asia, Australia, the Americas, the Caribbean, West Africa and Western Europe. In e×ploring the individual narratives of people involved in the se× trade around the world, this book seeks to undermine the crude stereotypes often employed to characterize those involved in this e×panding industry. It documents national and international se× workers' movements organized to uphold their legal and human rights as they struggle to resist marginalization and e×ploitative working conditions around the world.

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This anthology of essays by scholars, activists, and organization leaders uses studies concerning both male and female sex workers of primarily Third World and developing countries to explore the ... Read full review

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Kamala Kempadoo is Assistant Professor Women's Studies and Sociology at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Jo Doezema is Project Officer at the Network of Sex Work Projects.

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