Sex Work

Sex Work : Rethinking the Job, Respecting the Workers

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This succinct volume will find a readership among students and scholars of criminology, sociology, social work, and women's studies, as well as activists, non-profit workers, and general readers with an interest in contemporary debates around this subject.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10.16mm | 200g
  • Vancouver, Canada
  • English
  • 0774826126
  • 9780774826129
  • 821,082

Table of contents

Introduction / Colette Parent, Chris Bruckert, Patrice Corriveau, Maria Nengeh Mensah, and Louise Toupin

1 The Current Debate on Sex Work / Colette Parent and Chris Bruckert

2 Regulating Sex Work: Between Victimization and Freedom to Choose / Patrice Corriveau

3 The Work of Sex Work / Chris Bruckert and Colette Parent

4 The Idea of Community and Collective Action: Reflections on Forum XXX / Maria Nengeh Mensah

5 Clandestine Migrations by Women and the Risk of Trafficking / Louise Toupin

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About Colette Parent

Colette Parent is a professor in the Department of Criminology at the University of Ottawa. Chris Bruckert and Patrice Corriveau are associate professors in the Department of Criminology at the University of Ottawa. Maria Nengeh Mensah is a professor at the Ecole de travail social and the Institut de recherches et d'etudes feministes at the Universite du Quebec a Montreal. Louise Toupin is an independent researcher and lecturer on feminist studies in the Department of Political Science at the Universite du Quebec a Montreal. Kathe Roth has been a literary translator, working mainly in historical non-fiction, for more than twenty years.
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