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Sex work matters

exploring money, power, and intimacy in the sex industry

by Melissa Hope Ditmore

  • 177 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Zed Books in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social aspects,
  • Social conditions,
  • Prostitution,
  • Sex-oriented businesses,
  • Prostitutes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Melissa Hope Ditmore, Antonia Levy, and Alys Willman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ118 .S49 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 275 p.
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27087336M
    ISBN 101848134347, 1848134339, 1848134355
    ISBN 109781848134348, 9781848134331, 9781848134355
    OCLC/WorldCa430839580

      As I said in an earlier post, my essay in the forthcoming Jacobin is structured around a review of political theorist Kathi Weeks’s new book The Problem With ’s a timely and interesting book that effectively ties together a number of my preoccupations: the critique of wage labor, the deconstruction of the work ethic, the demand for shorter hours, universal basic income, the politics. Sex work is "the exchange of sexual services, performances, or products for material compensation. It includes activities of direct physical contact between buyers and sellers as well as indirect sexual stimulation". Sex work only refers to voluntary sexual transactions; thus the term does not refer to human trafficking and other coerced or nonconsensual sexual transactions such as child.

    Conservative writer and bestselling author Mona Charen tackles the hot button issue of modern feminism in her latest nonfiction book, “Sex Matters: How Modern Feminism Lost Touch with Science, Love, and Common Sense.” Mrs. Charen does not hold back on her criticisms of radical feminists and their attempt to change the movement from one that sought equality to one that tries to exert Author: Jacob Airey. An argument is that legalizing sex work sends the wrong messages to young people, as their understanding of sexual matters will be undermined. Campbell says that young people will find it easy to indulge in sex without caring about the consequences (20).

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