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The politics of prostitution

women"s movements, democratic states, and the globalisation of sex commerce

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prostitution -- Government policy,
  • Prostitution -- Political aspects,
  • Feminism,
  • Women"s rights,
  • Prostitutes -- Legal status, laws, etc,
  • Prostitutes -- Civil rights

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-321) and index.

    Statementedited by Joyce Outshoorn.
    ContributionsOutshoorn, Joyce.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ117 .P65 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 329 p. ;
    Number of Pages329
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15984140M
    ISBN 100521833191, 0521540690
    ISBN 109780521833196, 9780521540698
    LC Control Number2003053196
    OCLC/WorldCa52288799


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