- 545 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Additional Authors
- Brewer, Gwen,Bullough, Vern L.,Elders, Joycelyn,Elias, James,Elias, Veronica,
- Contents (continued): 2. Celebrated whores : their stories of law enforcement and the media -- Introduction -- How it was : recollections by well-known prostitutes and Madams / Margo St. James [and others] -- 3. The Johns -- Introduction -- The client : a social, psychological, and behavioral look at the unseen patron of prostitution / Elroy Sullivan, William Simon -- Invisible men : making visible male clients of female prostitutes in Merseyside / Rosie Campbell -- Men who buy sex : preliminary findings of an exploratory study / Chris Atchison, Laura Fraser, John Lowman -- My sexual encounters with sex workers : the effects on a consumer / Jim Korn -- Sex workers and the elderly male client / M.C. Santos-Ortíz, J.L. Laó-Meléndez, A. Torres-Sánchez -- Being a John / Hugh Gene Loebner -- 4. Rent boys, hustlers, and she-males -- Introduction -- Male homosexual prostitution in England / D.J. West -- Negotiations and relationships among male sex workers and clients in Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom / Michael P. Knox -- She-male prostitutes : who are they, what do they do, and why do they do it? / Dwight Dixon, Joan K. Dixon -- Out of CASH : the rise and demise of a male prostitutes' rights organization / Jacqueline Boles and Kirk Elifson.Contents (continued): 5. Prostitution on the American frontier and the current scene -- Introduction -- Poems and a personal perspective / compiled by Renée Blake -- Prostitutes of the American frontier : a pictorial perspective / Timothy Gordon -- Posters from the Margo St. James task force on prostitution / Margo St. James -- 6. Feminist perspectives -- Introduction -- Feminist issues in prostitution / Sarah Bromberg -- Whore stories : prostitution and sex-positive feminism / Marti Hohmann -- Prostitutes, anti-pro feminists, and the economic associates of whores / Wendy McElroy -- On owning the body / Sibyl Schwarzenbach -- 7. Doing research with sex workers -- Introduction -- Talking lived reality : using oral history to record a more balanced history of sex work / Wendy Rickard -- Studying myself/studying others : one (professional) boy's adventures studying sex work / Craig Seymour -- Researching with sex workers : a privilege and a challenge / Priscilla M. Pyett -- Lap dancing : personal and legal implications for exotic dancers / Jacqueline Lewis -- Research from within : participant observation in the phone-sex workplace / Amy Flowers -- Using qualitative methods to study the hidden world of offstreet prostitution in Los Angeles County / Janet Lever, David E. Kanouse.Contents (continued): 8. Agencies and their programs -- Introduction -- Health care provision for prostitute women : a holistic approach / Sarah Crosby -- Evaluating prostitution as a human service occupation / Kimberly-Anne Ford -- The variability of safer sex messages : what do the centers for disease control, sex manuals, and sex workers do when they produce safer sex? / Lisa Jean Moore -- 9. The struggle over legal issues -- Introduction -- The sexual tourist and international law / Richard Green -- Legal and sexological aspects of adult street prostitution : a case for sexual pluralism / Robert Gemme -- The prostitution prevention law in Japan and a movement of abolitionist feminists for amendment of the law / Masumi Yoneda -- Female prostitution in Spain : neither criminals nor victims / Ignasi Pons, Victoria Serra -- Appendices -- Appendix A. Commercial sex in the American struggle for the rights of the person / David A.J. Richards -- Appendix B. About the editors and contributors.Contents: Foreword : on prostitution / Joycelyn Elders -- A note about this book -- Introduction : female prostitution : current research and changing interpretations / Bonnie Bullough, Vern L. Bullough -- 1. History, anthropology, and some recommendations for prostitutes / "One Who Knows" -- Introduction -- Prostitution and community in turn-of-the-century New York City / Elizabeth Clement -- Prostitution in eighteenth-century Paris : pages from a Madam's notebook / Kathryn Norberg -- Throwaway women and the politics of sexual commerce in Golden Age Spain / Mary Elizabeth Perry -- Sex work and public polices in China / Wan Yan Hai -- Community honor/sexual boundaries : a discursive analysis of Devadasi criminalization in Madras, India, 1920-1947 / Judy Whitehead -- The discarded lemon : Kant, prostitution, and respect for persons / Timothy J. Madigan -- You've come a long way, baby, or how to cure sex worker burn-out : Annie Sprinkle's twelve-step program / Annie Sprinkle -- Forty reasons why whores are my heroines / Annie Sprinkle.Includes bibliographical references.