+612 9045 4394
Sex Work and Sex Workers in Australia - Roberta Perkins

Sex Work and Sex Workers in Australia

By: Roberta Perkins (Editor), Garrett Prestage (Editor), Rachel Sharp (Editor), Frances Lovejoy (Editor)

Sorry, the book that you are looking for is not available right now.

We did a search for other books with a similar title, however there were no matches. You can try selecting from a similar category, click on the author's name, or use the search box above to find your book.

Share This Book:

This analysis of the 'sex industry' in Australia covers topics such as the history of prostitution, the law relating to prostitution, sexual health and social welfare, and provides a social analysis and case studies of female, male, transsexual and migrant prostitution. Includes references, a bibliography and an index.

Foreword: Compassion Rather than Compromise in Law Reformp. 1
Introductionp. 6
Acknowledgementsp. 22
The History of Female Prostitution in Australiap. 27
Oral History of Sex Workers in Sydneyp. 53
Prostitution Laws in Australia: Past History and Current Trendsp. 67
On a Street Beat with the Policep. 100
A Female Sex Worker's Viewp. 113
A Male Sex Worker's Viewp. 126
A Brothel Owner's Viewp. 132
Female Prostitutionp. 143
Male and Transsexual Prostitutionp. 174
Thai Sex Workers in Sydneyp. 191
Prostitution and Public Health in the Era of AIDSp. 203
Female Sex Work and Injecting Drug Use: What More Do We Need To Know?p. 225
AIDS Education and Prevention Strategies in the Sex Industryp. 237
Feminism and Female Prostitutionp. 253
Social Workers and Sex Workersp. 271
A Health Service for Sex Workersp. 279
Research Fieldwork Among Sex Workersp. 292
Outreach as a Support Strategyp. 301
A Concluding Note: Frances Lovejoy and Roberta Perkinsp. 309
Notesp. 319
Bibliographyp. 321
Contributorsp. 336
Appendicesp. 340
Indexp. 342
Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780868401744
ISBN-10: 0868401749
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 351
Published: 1st June 1994
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 13.97  x 2.54
Weight (kg): 0.5