Gender, Race, and Risk: Intersectional Risk Management in the Sale of Sex Online

@article{Moorman2016GenderRA,
  title={Gender, Race, and Risk: Intersectional Risk Management in the Sale of Sex Online},
  author={Jessica D. Moorman and Kristen Harrison},
  journal={The Journal of Sex Research},
  year={2016},
  volume={53},
  pages={816 - 824}
}
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