Dangerous sex, invisible labor

sex work and the law in India by Prabha Kotiswaran

Publisher: Princeton University Press in Princeton

Written in English
Published: Pages: 298 Downloads: 171
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-283) and index.

StatementPrabha Kotiswaran
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKNS4224 .K68 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 298 p. :
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25030573M
ISBN 100691142505, 0691142513
ISBN 109780691142500, 9780691142517
LC Control Number2010052069
OCLC/WorldCa687685294

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Shanti had been behind on her rent for the past three weeks, and. Dangerous Sex, Invisible Labor is made up of three quite massive building blocks of information. The most impressive one is a description of the organisation of prostitution based on in-depth fieldwork among sex workers and non-governmental organisations in Sonagachi, Kolkata's largest red-light district, and Tirupati, a temple town in southern.

Dangerous Sex, Invisible Labor: The Human Rights Watch estimates there are twenty million sex workers in India. Feminists are divided on what to do. On one side, radical feminists take a political position, advocating abolition; to them, sex work is nothing more than violence 5/5.

Dangerous sex, invisible labor: an introduction --Revisiting the material: recasting the sex work debates --Theorizing the lumpen proletariat: a genealogy of materialist feminism on sex work --Not on the lord's agenda: the traveling sex workers of Tirupati --Born unto brothels: sex work in a Kolkata red-light area --Regulating sex markets.

Dangerous sex, invisible labor: sex work and the law in India / Author: Prabha Kotiswaran. Publication info: Princeton: Princeton University Press, c Co-Winner of the Hart-SLSA Prize for Early Career Academics, Socio-Legal Studies Association "Dangerous Sex, Invisible Labor is a book that deserves respect for its painstaking efforts to It provides a wealth of information about the organisation of prostitution and the law in India--a field with many keep-out signs for 'outsiders.'.

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