Fair Trade Sex: Reflections on God, Sex, and Economics

@article{Cooper2011FairTS,
  title={Fair Trade Sex: Reflections on God, Sex, and Economics},
  author={T. Cooper},
  journal={Feminist Theology},
  year={2011},
  volume={19},
  pages={194 - 207}
}
  • T. Cooper
  • Published 2011
  • Sociology
  • Feminist Theology
  • God, sex, and economics are all intertwined. The trafficking of people for sex intensifies each year. The sex trade crosses a spectrum from ‘high class’ escorts to sex slaves. The sex industry includes toys, pornography, and the exchange of sex between buyers, sellers, and managers. In this market exists sexual poverty caused by injustice, the imbalance of sexual power between individuals and within structures. Poverty pushes people into the market to sell, to be sold. Theologically there is a… CONTINUE READING
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