By Susan Dewey,Tonia St. Germain
Drawing on terribly wealthy ethnographic study, together with interviews with over 100 street-involved ladies and dozens of felony justice and social provider execs, Women of the Street argues that regardless of the intimate wisdom those teams have approximately one another, measures designed to assist those girls continuously fail simply because they don't have in mind fake assumptions approximately highway existence, homelessness, drug use and intercourse trading. attaining past disciplinary silos by means of combining the research of an anthropologist and a criminal pupil, the book offers an evidence-based argument for the decriminalization of prostitution.
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Explores encounters among those that make their dwelling via carrying out street-based prostitution and the felony justice and social carrier staff who try and curtail it Working jointly each day, the lives of intercourse staff, cops, public defenders, and social carrier services are profoundly intertwined, but their relationships are usually opposed and rooted in essentially fake assumptions.
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Women of the Street: How the Criminal Justice-Social Services Alliance Fails Women in Prostitution by Susan Dewey,Tonia St. Germain