Traffic Violations

@article{Saunders2005TrafficV,
  title={Traffic Violations},
  author={Penelope Saunders},
  journal={Journal of Interpersonal Violence},
  year={2005},
  volume={20},
  pages={343 - 360}
}
  • P. Saunders
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Journal of Interpersonal Violence
This contribution will consider the current linkages among migration, sex work, trafficking in persons, and violence. Efforts to end trafficking in persons are perhaps the most important contribution to antiviolence program design in the global arena over the past decade. Significant funding and technical assistance are flowing to organizations to prevent and alleviate the effects of trafficking, and new legislative regimes have been established within countries and globally (e.g., the 2002 UN… Expand

Topics from this paper

And justice for all? International anti-trafficking agendas and local consequences in a Philippines sex tourism town
In 2000, the United Nations Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children (Palermo Protocol) produced a global and legally binding instrument on humanExpand
Taking Trafficking to Court
During the past decade, sex trafficking has been high on the political agenda in Norway. Human trafficking cases have been made a priority since a new section on trafficking was introduced into theExpand
A Critique of the Global Trafficking Discourse and U.S. Policy
This article examines the dominant discourse on trafficking in persons and the implementation of international and U.S. policy to address trafficking globally. Features of the United Nations ProtocolExpand
Criminal, Victim, or Ally? Examining the Role of Sex Workers in Addressing Minor Sex Trafficking
TLDR
The silencing effect of conflating prostitution with sex trafficking, the ways in which sex workers might contribute to addressing the commercial sexual exploitation of children as “allies,” and the ethical responsibility of social workers in anti-trafficking work are explored. Expand
Data and research on human trafficking: Bibliography of research-based literature
The subject of human trafficking, or the use of force, fraud or coercion to transport persons across international borders or within countries to exploit them for labor or sex, has received renewedExpand
“Things that Involve Sex are Just Different”: US Anti-Trafficking Law and Policy on the Books, in Their Minds, and in Action
The Trafficking Victims Protection Act, passed by the US Congress in 2000, criminalizes the forced or deceptive movement of people into exploitative conditions of labor and provides services toExpand
Project ROSE: An Arrest Alternative for Victims of Sex Trafficking and Prostitution
This study explores a pilot arrest alternative for sex-trafficked and prostituted adults regarding diversion program attendance, completion, and 12-month recidivism. Two groups were compared usingExpand
Sex Trafficking and Moral Harm: Politicised Understandings and Depictions of the Trafficked Experience
This paper explores notions of harm in sex work discourse, highlighting the extent to which essentialist ideas of ‘good’ versus ‘bad’ sex have pervaded trafficking policy. In a comparativeExpand
Combating human trafficking in the sex trade: can sex workers do it better?
TLDR
An alternative response to combating human trafficking and child prostitution in the sex trade, the self-regulatory board (SRB) developed by Durbar Mahila Samanwaya Committee (DMSC), stands as a new model of success in anti-trafficking work. Expand
Introduction: Sexual Economies and New Regimes of Governance
In the final weeks of 2013, two divergent interventions into the politics of prostitution met with a raft of international media attention, reigniting longstanding debates about the relationshipExpand
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 62 REFERENCES
The International Law on Trafficking in Women and Children for Prostitution: Making it Live Up to its Potential
A wide array of international legal norms applies to the trafficking in women and children for prostitution. The subject cuts across several categories of rights. Trafficking implicates civil andExpand
Threat or opportunity? Sexuality gender and the ebb and flow of trafficking as discourse.
Levels of public concern in the U.S. over trafficking in women and children have peaked twice in the last century: between 1907 and 1913 during the controversy over “white slavery” and again in theExpand
From the margins of globalization : critical perspectives on human rights
Chapter 1 Human Rights as Being-Marginal in the World Chapter 2 Islam, Iran, and the Dialogue of Civilizations Chapter 3 Racism, Sexism, Universalism(s) Chapter 4 Of Despots and Banks: A Human RightsExpand
Owed justice: Thai women trafficked into debt bondage in Japan
Thousands of Thai women are "trafficked" every year into Japan, where many of them endure slavery-like conditions in the Japanese sex industry, Human Rights Watch said in a this new report. AccordingExpand
The White Women's Labor Laws: Anti-Chinese Racism in Early Twentieth-Century Canada
This article chronicles the prosecution of two Chinese men under a 1912 Saskatchewan statute forbidding “Chinese” men from employing “white” women. The “Act to Prevent the Employment of female labourExpand
Rape for Profit: Trafficking of Nepali Girls and Women to India's Brothels.@@@Trafficking and Prostitution: The Growing Exploitation of Migrant Women from Central and Eastern Europe.
Human Rights Watch/Asia was established in 1985 to monitor and promote the observance of internationally recognized human rights in Asia. Sidney Jones is the executive director; Mike Jendrzejczyk isExpand
Toward a New Feminist Theory of Rape
S exual violence has become the taboo subject of feminist theory today. The topic has been relegated to introductory women’s studies courses, where it is predominantly subjected to issue-oriented andExpand
Sex Work in Southeast Asia: The Place of Desire in a Time of AIDS
1. Introduction2. Rethinking the prostitute subject: bodies, subjectivity and space3. Cartographies of desire: mapping Southeast Asian sex industries4. Negotiating the bar: sex, money and the uneasyExpand
Sexuality, gender, and the law
This casebook offers law professors and students a doctrinally comprehensive, theoretically ambitious, and up-to-date exploration of the treatment of sexuality and gender in American public law. MuchExpand
Sex Work/Sex Act: Law, Labor, and Desire in Constructions of Prostitution
  • Noah D. Zatz
  • Sociology
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
  • 1997
This article develops a feminist theory of prostituion that accounts for its pervasive criminalization. Existing theories tend to reduce prostitution to a form of sexuality or a form of paid work.Expand
...
1
2
3
4
5
...