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Responding to Academic Critiques of Sex Work: Practical Suggestions from a Sex- Positive Perspective

  title={Responding to Academic Critiques of Sex Work: Practical Suggestions from a Sex- Positive Perspective},
  author={Jeremy N. Thomas},
While the prevalence of sex workers and the size and growth of the sex industry is regularly disputed and/or misrepresented (Weitzer, 2007), by all accounts, sex work forms a significant part of the American economy. Whether prostitution, erotic massage, escorting, dancing, modeling, pornography, or providing BDSM and fetish services—sex work and sex workers are available virtually everywhere, and depending on the particular service involved, are utilized by anywhere from a small but… Expand
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