Madonna/Whore, Pimp /Protector: International Law and Organization Related to Prostitution

Stienstra, Deborah: Madonna/Whore, Pimp /Protector: International Law and Organization Related to Prostitution, in: Studies in Political Economy 51 (0), 1996.

Abstract

Madonnaor whore? Pimp or protector? International law and organization related to global prostitution reflect assumptions about gender relations that portray women either as whores and victims of men’s lust or as good wives and mother madonnas who work to save these fallen women.

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  1. Donal McLean said:

    Having just begun reading about the whole area of prostitution. This was a great article to orientate me to the debates.

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