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Red light labour : sex work regulation, agency, and resistance / edited by Elya M. Durisin, Emily van der Meuien, and Chris Bruckert.

Durisin, Elya M. (Added Author). van der Meuien, Emily. (Added Author). Bruckert, Chris. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at College of the Rockies.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Cranbrook Campus KF 9448 .R43 2018 (Text) 31111000152767 CRANBROOK Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780774838238
  • Physical Description: xvi, 374 pagaes ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Vancouver, BC : UBC Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Summary, etc.:
"In 2013, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled in Canada v. Bedford that key prostitution laws were unconstitutional. Red Light Labour addresses the new legal regime regulating sex work by analyzing how laws and those who uphold them have constructed, controlled, and criminalized sex workers, their clients, and their workspaces. This ... collection also offers nuanced interpretations of commercial sexual labour from the perspectives of workers, activists, and researchers. The contributors highlight the struggle for civic and social inclusion by considering sex workers' advocacy tactics, successes, and challenges."
Subject: Prostitution > Law and legislation > Canada.
Sex Workers > Law and legislation > Canada.

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