Despite being dubbed qthe world's oldest profession, q prostitution has rarely been viewed as a legitimate form of labour. Instead, it is often criminalized, sensationalized, and polemicized. In Selling Sex, Emily van der Meulen, Elya M. Durisin, and Victoria Love present a more nuanced view of the sex industry. They bring together a vast collection of voices ii½ including feminists, researchers, advocates, and sex workers of every stripe ii½ to challenge dominant narratives surrounding sex work. Presenting a variety of perspectives on such diverse topics as social stigma, police violence, labour organizing, and human trafficking, Selling Sex is an eye-opening, challenging, and necessary book.Experience, Advocacy, and Research on Sex Work in Canada Emily van der Meulen, Elya M. Durisin, Victoria Love ... Chapkis 2001), if Parliament were to agree with Poulina#39;s eccentric definition of violence, presumably all wage labour would be ... He argued that diagnosis requires use of accepted international classification systems (such as the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4thanbsp;...
|Author||:||Emily van der Meulen, Elya M. Durisin, Victoria Love|
|Publisher||:||UBC Press - 2013-03-15|