female sex tourism: a contradiction in terms?

@article{Taylor2006femaleST,
  title={female sex tourism: a contradiction in terms?},
  author={J. Taylor},
  journal={Feminist Review},
  year={2006},
  volume={83},
  pages={42-59}
}
  • J. Taylor
  • Published 2006
  • Sociology
  • Feminist Review
This paper argues that the ‘double-standard’ applied to male and female tourists’ sexual behaviour reflects and reproduces weaknesses in existing theoretical and commonsense understandings of gendered power, sexual exploitation, prostitution and sex tourism. It looks at how essentialist constructions of gender and heterosexuality blur understandings of sexual exploitation and victimhood and argues that racialized power should also be considered to explore the boundaries between commercial and… Expand

Paper Mentions

...
1
2
3
4
5
...