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Prostitution and criminality

prostitutes and prostitution and crime and criminality : an analysis of socio-economic and other forces affecting the person and the group within society

by Colin Harpur

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Published by Mallard Publishers in [Claremont, Cape, South Africa] .
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    Subjects:
  • Prostitution.,
  • Crime.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Colin Harpur.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ111 .H28 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationi, 54 p. ;
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL898741M
    ISBN 100958385459
    LC Control Number95190545
    OCLC/WorldCa34336172

    The subject of prostitution raises issues relating to basic human rights, morality, employment and working conditions, gender discrimination, health threats, and criminality. To help define the challenges and dilemmas confronting governments around the world, this book includes case studies from Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand. Women who are charged with prostitution sit at an intersection of victimization and criminality. It is widely acknowledged that many women who engage in prostitution, especially those engaged in.

      The United States has some of the world’s most sweeping laws against prostitution, with more t arrests annually, more than two-thirds Author: Emily Bazelon. Prostitution has also had different meanings across different time periods and locations, and the understanding of prostitution continually evolves. The second section provides a brief background of prostitution. The prevalence of this activity is discussed, as well as a brief historical backdrop of it being “the oldest profession.”.

      British prostitution laws should be overhauled so that women selling sex are no longer criminalised but buying sex is against the law, a cross-party group of MPs said on Monday. Cruz, K , The Work of Sex Work: Prostitution, Unfreedom and Criminality at Work. in A Bogg, J Collins, M Freedland & J Herring (eds), Criminality at Work. Oxford University Press.


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