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The Cultural Politics of European Prostitution Reform

Governing Loose Women

Authors: Mattson, Greggor

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The Cultural Politics of European Prostitution Reform traces case studies of four European Union countries to reveal the way anxieties over globalization translates into policies to recognize sex workers in some countries, punish prostitutes' clients in others, and protect victims of human trafficking in them all.

About the authors

Greggor Mattson is Associate Professor of Sociology at Oberlin College, USA.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Governing Loose Women: The New Politics of Prostitution

    Mattson, Greggor

    Pages 1-25

  • States of Anxiety: Prostitution Reform as a Symptom of European Integration

    Mattson, Greggor

    Pages 27-50

  • Dutch Pragmatism and the Difficulties of Professionalizing Prostitution

    Mattson, Greggor

    Pages 51-76

  • Legislating Peace for Women: Sweden’s Sex Purchase Act

    Mattson, Greggor

    Pages 77-96

  • German Consensus for Sex Work, Compromise over Sex Business

    Mattson, Greggor

    Pages 97-126

Buy this book

eBook $79.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-51717-3
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  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $105.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-51716-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Cultural Politics of European Prostitution Reform
Book Subtitle
Governing Loose Women
Authors
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-51717-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137517173
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-51716-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 247
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