Prostitution narratives : stories of survival in the sex trade /

For too long the global sex industry and its vested interests have dominated the prostitution debate repeating the same old line that sex work is just like any job. In large sections of the media, academia, public policy, government and the law, the sex industry has had its way. Little is said of th...

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Other Authors: Tankard Reist, Melinda, Norma, Caroline
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: North Melbourne, Vic. : Spinifex Press, 2016
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Summary:For too long the global sex industry and its vested interests have dominated the prostitution debate repeating the same old line that sex work is just like any job. In large sections of the media, academia, public policy, government and the law, the sex industry has had its way. Little is said of the damage, violation, suffering, and torment of prostitution on the bodies and minds of mostly women and children, nor of the deaths, suicides and murders that are routine in the sex industry. This book refutes the lies and debunks the myths spread by the industry through the lived experiences of women who have survived prostitution
Physical Description:x, 238 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:9781742199863
1742199860