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Laite, Julia

Common Prostitutes and Ordinary Citizens

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: Criminalizing Commercial Sex
Julia Laite

2. Selling Sex: Women, Work and Prostitution
Julia Laite

3. Buying Sex: Men and the Marketplace
Julia Laite

4. The Crusade Begins: The Criminal Law Amendment Act and London’s ‘Brothels’ before the First World War
Julia Laite

5. Women in Public and Public Women: Controlling Street Prostitution 1887–1914
Julia Laite

6. ‘Down on Whores’ and ‘Living on the Earnings’: Violence, Vulnerability and the Law after 1885
Julia Laite

7. White Slaves and Alien Prostitutes: Trafficking, Protection and Punishment in the Early Twentieth Century
Julia Laite

8. Making War, Taking Fingerprints and Challenging the Law: Policy Changes and Public Debates after 1914
Julia Laite

9. Behind Closed Doors: Off-Street Commercial Sex in the Interwar Years
Julia Laite

10. Sex, War and Syndication: Organized Prostitution and the Second World War
Julia Laite

11. The Shame of London: Prostitution and Panic in the Post-war Metropolis
Julia Laite

12. Risking the Dangers: Reconsidering Commercial Sex in ‘Permissive Britain’
Julia Laite

13. Conclusion
Julia Laite

Keywords: History, History of Britain and Ireland, Social History, Gender Studies, Modern History, Ethics, Criminology and Criminal Justice, general

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2012
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Genders and Sexualities in History
Page amount
312 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780230354210
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-31151-4

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