Paper $41.95 ISBN: 9781848134348 Published April 2010 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $95.00 ISBN: 9781848134331 Published April 2010 For sale in North and South America only

Sex Work Matters

Exploring Money, Power, and Intimacy in the Sex Industry

Edited by Melissa Hope, Ditmore Antonia, and Levy Alys

Sex Work Matters

Edited by Melissa Hope, Ditmore Antonia, and Levy Alys

Distributed for Zed Books

288 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $41.95 ISBN: 9781848134348 Published April 2010 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $95.00 ISBN: 9781848134331 Published April 2010 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Introduction: Beyond the Sex in Sex Work - Alys Willman and Antonia Levy

Part 1. Beyond Divides: New Frameworks for Understanding the Sex Industry
1. Sex Work Now: What the Blurring Boundaries around the Sex Industry Means for Sex Work, Research and Activism - Barbara G. Brents and Kathryn Hausbeck
2. The (Crying) Need for Different Kinds of Research - Laura Agustín
3. The Meaning of the Whore: How Feminist Theories on Prostitution Shape Research on Female Sex Workers - Juline A. Koken

Part 2. Managing Multiple Roles
4. To Love, Honour, and Strip: An Investigation of Exotic Dancer Romantic Relationships - Mindy S. Bradley-Engen and Carrie M. Hobbs
5. Sex and the Unspoken in Male Street Prostitution - Kerwin Kaye
6. enforced ab/normalcy: the sexworker hijras and the (re)appropriation of s/he identity - Mashrur Shahid Hossain

Part 3. Money and Sex
7. Let's Talk About Money - Alys Willman
8. Show Me the Money: A Sex Worker Reflects on Research into the Sex Industry - Jo Weldon
9. Selling Sex: Women's Participation in the Sex Industry - Melissa Petro

Part 4. Sex Work and the State
10. Pimping the Pueblo: State Regulated Commercial Sex in Neoliberal Mexico - Patty Kelly
11. Deviant Girls, Small-Scale Entrepreneurs and the Regulation of German Sex Workers - Anne Dölemeyer, Rebecca Pates, Daniel Schmidt
12. Sex Work, Communities and Public Policy in the UK - Maggie O'Neill and Jane Pitcher

Part 5. Organizing Beyond Divides
13. Sex Workers' Rights Activism in Europe: Orientations from Brussels - Giulia Garofalo

Conclusion: Pushing Boundaries in Sex Work Activism and Research - Melissa Ditmore
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