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(Un)Told Stories of Post-War Prostitution: Challenging Hegemonic Narratives on Human Trafficking and Peacekeeping in Kosovo

@inproceedings{Wildt2018UnToldSO,
  title={(Un)Told Stories of Post-War Prostitution: Challenging Hegemonic Narratives on Human Trafficking and Peacekeeping in Kosovo},
  author={Roos de Wildt},
  year={2018}
}
Sex industries worldwide tend to flourish during United Nations (UN) peacekeeping missions. The hegemonic discourse claims that women engaged in prostitution in the context of peacekeeping missions are singular victims of trafficking who meet the demand of peacekeepers. The suggestion that UN peacekeepers engage in (forced) prostitution in war-torn and other vulnerable regions where they are expected to “do good” has provoked concerned reactions in academic and popular publications alike… Expand