New PDF release: Contemporary Research on Sex Work

By Jeffrey T. Parsons

achieve very important perception and a broader point of view on the place, why, and the way intercourse employees behavior their business

For years, the focal point of intercourse paintings examine has been on street-based female and male intercourse employees and the HIV-related hazards they pose to their consumers. modern learn on intercourse paintings strikes past the fundamental organization among intercourse paintings and unprotected intercourse to a fuller description of the numerous features of the whereas nonetheless pursuing a greater realizing of HIV chance between these operating the streets. the varied techniques during this distinctive e-book contain distinct sampling, qualitative and quantitative interviews, ethnographic interviews with key informants, utilizing intercourse employees as recruiters, and quasi-experimental intervention designs.

Contemporary examine on intercourse paintings dispels the suggestion that each one intercourse employees are prostitutes operating the streets, highlighting as a substitute quite a few facets of intercourse paintings by way of gender, venue, and context. Social scientists from numerous disciplines current examine gathered from around the usa, Cambodia, the Philippines, Argentina, and Canada that displays the efforts to discover interventions and courses designed to enhance the social and actual lives of male, woman, and transgender intercourse workers—and their consumers. The publication examines how diversified situations make sure various problems with strength, keep an eye on, well-being, social functioning, psychological future health, and HIV/STI hazard every one intercourse employee faces.

Contemporary learn on intercourse paintings examines:

  • condom use by way of transgender woman intercourse workers
  • the organization among psychological overall healthiness concerns and unprotected intercourse
  • the effect of structural intervention in decreasing biologically sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
  • the “hidden” inhabitants of girls who solicit consumers in inner most destinations off the street
  • stigma resistance between male intercourse employees in Canada
  • the connection among adolescence sexual abuse and next involvement in intercourse work
  • future health companies between male intercourse employees in Argentina
  • how the intersection among race/ethnicity impacts woman intercourse employees in Los Angeles
  • how intercourse employees care for the negativity that surrounds their profession
  • job-related possibility and protection for intercourse staff in Canada
  • felony issues and coverage issues
  • and lots more and plenty more!

Contemporary study on intercourse paintings is your advisor to the subsequent iteration of intercourse paintings study, highlighting the necessity to comprehend intercourse paintings as paintings. The publication is an important source for researchers within the fields of intercourse examine, intercourse paintings, and HIV/AIDS prevention, and for clinicians who paintings with these all in favour of the industry.

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