1st Edition

The Everyday Lives of Sex Workers in the Netherlands




ISBN 9780415647618
Published September 10, 2012 by Routledge
204 Pages

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Book Description

This ethnographic account details the experiences of migrant and transgendered streetwalkers, and window prostitutes in The Netherlands. Through the in-depth interviews and observations, the author explores the meaning sex-workers give to their work and personal lives.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction  2. Changing Perspectives on Prostitution  3. Finding My Way into the Field  4. Space and Place: In the Windows  5. Space and Place: In the Zone  6. Victoria van der Way  7. Coping Strategies for Economic, Physical, and Emotional Survival on the Streets and in the Windows  8. Conclusion

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Biography

Katherine Gregory works at the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.