Exotic Dancing and Health

  title={Exotic Dancing and Health},
  author={Eleanor Maticka-Tyndale and J. Lewis and J P Clark and J Zubick and So Young},
  journal={Women \& Health},
  pages={108 - 87}
ABSTRACT The health and safety of women who work as exotic dancers are firmly embedded within the social organization of the strip club and the broader social, economic and political context of the work of exotic dancing. Exotic dancers in this study expressed health concerns associated with: the effects of costuming and appearance requirements; dirty work environments; problems due to stigmatization, sexual harassment and assault; and police disinterest or victim blaming. The balance between… Expand
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