Transnational Prostitution: Changing Patterns in a Global Context
Susanne Thorbek, Bandana Pattanaik
Bloomsbury Academic, 2002 - Social Science - 237 pages
Patterns of prostitution, like so much else in our increasingly inter-connected world, are changing radically, as the investigations in this volume dramatically show. The question of migrant prostitutes in the West may be much debated, but it is little researched. This collection makes a radical break with the current media focus on human trafficking and the old habit of simply blaming the victim. What emerges is a nuanced and empirically grounded portrait of the complexities of prostitution across national boundaries today.
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For them , the devaluation of the baht means only cheaper goods and a greater
array of choice as more and more people are forced into this portion of the
service sector . A posting dated February 1998 makes the point abundantly clear
Hence , Thai women utilize marriage as a means of immigration to Germany .
Marriage migration can thus be defined as a migration concerning or emerging
by means of marriage . Given the barriers of immigration policy in the countries of
In this respect it is revealing to note that most Arabic words for prostitute or
prostitution also mean fornication and adultery : • Bga ' : prostitution ( baga
means to desire , to seek ) • ' ahara : adultery , fornication , whoredom ,
prostitution • Fayira ...
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