Selling Sex Overseas: Chinese Women and the Realities of by Ko-lin Chin,James O. Finckenauer

By Ko-lin Chin,James O. Finckenauer

2013 extraordinary booklet Award Winner from the department of overseas Criminology, American Society of Criminology
Every yr, millions of chinese language girls go back and forth to Asia and the USA which will interact in advertisement intercourse paintings. In Selling intercourse Overseas, Ko-lin Chin and James Finckenauer problem the present intercourse trafficking paradigm that considers all intercourse staff as sufferers, or sexual slaves, and as unwilling members on the planet of business intercourse. Bringing to lifestyles an on-the-ground portrait of this often hidden global, Chin and Finckenauer offer an in depth examine all of its individuals: intercourse staff, pimps, brokers, mommies, escort company vendors, brothel proprietors, and drivers. eventually, they probe the social, monetary, and political association of prostitution and intercourse trafficking, contradicting the various ‘moral crusaders’ of the human trafficking world.

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