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History Of Prostitution
A qualitative discussion on the background and lives of prostitutes.
# 110538 | 3,543 words | 16 sources | APA | 2008 | US

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The paper defines "a prostitute " as one who exchanges sex or sexual favors for money, drugs, or other desirable commodities. The paper notes that during the past decade, researchers have specifically focused attention on women who engage in prostitution. This paper explores a number of components contributing to prostitution, including its history, aspects evident in contemporary American society and various related laws.

Visible and Invisible Scars
Myth and Facts
Myths and Facts About Prostitution
Steps Away From Prostitution

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Andrews, S. K. (2004). U.S. Domestic Prosecution of the American International Sex Tourist: Efforts to Protect Children from Sexual Exploitation. Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, 94(2), 415+. Retrieved January 14, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5008140716
  • Brown, J., Higgitt, N., Miller, C., Wingert, S., Williams, M., & Morrissette, L. (2006). Challenges Faced by Women Working in the Inner City Sex Trade. Canadian Journal of Urban Research, 15(1), 36+. Retrieved January 14, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5018485759
  • Dalla, R. L. (2000). Exposing the "Pretty Woman" Myth: A Qualitative Examination of the Lives of Female Streetwalking Prostitutes. The Journal of Sex Research, 37(4), 344. Retrieved January 14, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5001194870
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  • Farley, Melissa, PhD. (2000, April 2). "Prostitution: Factsheet on Human Rights Violations. Prostitution Research & Education. Retrieved January 14, 2008, from: http://www.prostitutionresearch.com/factsheet.html

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History Of Prostitution (2008, December 25) Retrieved May 28, 2023, from https://www.academon.com/research-paper/history-of-prostitution-110538/

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