Encyclopedia of Prostitution and Sex Work Two Volumes by Melissa Hope (EDT) Ditmore Melissa Hope Ditmore

By Melissa Hope (EDT) Ditmore Melissa Hope Ditmore

The cliche is that prostitution is the oldest career. isn't really it time that the topic acquired an entire reference therapy? This significant 2-volume set is the 1st to regard in an inclusive reference what's often thought of a societal failing and the bottom of sexuality and fiscal survival. The A-to-Z encyclopedia bargains wide-ranging entries with regards to prostitution and the intercourse undefined, prior and current, either around the world (mostly within the West) and within the usa. the subject of prostitution has high-interest charm throughout disciplines, and the narrative entries light up literature, paintings, legislations, drugs, economics, politics, women's reports, faith, sociology, sexuality, movie, pop culture, public well-being, nonfiction, American and global historical past, company, gender, media, schooling, crime, race, know-how, appearing arts, relatives, social paintings, social mores, pornography, the army, tourism, baby hard work, and extra. it truly is exact to the final reader, who will achieve invaluable perception into the human race via time through its intercourse and prostitution.An creation overviews the scope of prostitution from the earliest ancient documents, together with the Bible. ordinary lists which are alphabetically and topically prepared aid the reader locate entries of curiosity, as does the great index. A chronology proffers major dates with regards to the subject. each one access is signed and has feedback for extra interpreting. pattern entries: Abolition; Actresses; Augustine, Saint; Barr, sweet; Bible; Camp fans; Chamberlain-Kahn invoice of 1918; baby Prostitution; garments, Contagious ailments Acts of 1864, 1866, and 1869; Crime; Debby does not Do It at no cost; Dickens, Charles; Devadasi; Entrapment; Fallen lady Trope; Feminism; movies, Cult; 5 issues; loose Love; Geisha; Globalization; Guidebooks; Hip-Hop; HIV/AIDS and the Prostitution Rights move; Human Rights; Incest; net; Jack the Ripper; Kama Sutra; League of countries; Lulu; Male Stripping; Mann Act; Mayhew, Henry; Memoirs; Migration and Mobility; Nazi Germany; Poetry; Purity hobbies; R&R; faith; Salvation military; Scapegoating; Slang; Storyville; transitority Marriage; Unions; Venice; Window Prostitution.

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Xxxv xxxvi TIMELINE 1911 1912 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921 1926 1927 1928 1929 1931 1933 1939 1946 1949 1952 1957 1958 1959 1961 1964 1967 1971 1973 1979 1982 Second International Convention for the Suppression of the White Slave Traffic is signed. Chicago Vice Commission issues The Social Evil in Chicago. Morality laws prohibiting prostitution are enacted in the Netherlands. D. W. Griffith’s film Intolerance is released in Hollywood. New Orleans’ Storyville red light district is shut down. ” Chamberlain-Kahn Bill codifies internment for women suspected of prostitution near military bases in the United States.

Tang Dynasty in China begins long association of courtesans with Chinese literati. Song Dynasty in China further cements association of courtesans and literati with cí poetry. King Henry II establishes regulation of prostitution in England, introducing the first regulated red light district in Western Europe. Japan introduces regulated brothels by Imperial Edict. Pope Gregory IX officially sanctions conversion movements, leading to the introduction of Magdalen Homes. Thomas Aquinas works on the unfinished Summae Theologiae, which rationalizes prostitution as protection for other women’s chastity.

Pope Pius VI banishes prostitutes from Rome. Amsterdam’s licensed brothels are closed down in rebellion against ruling Spain. Philip Stubbes publishes The Anatomie of Abuses, an influential treatise attacking vice in Elizabethan England. Britain begins expelling prostitutes to penal colonies, such as Australia and New Zealand. The Japanese Shogun licenses operation of brothels in Yoshiwara, Edo’s red light district. King Philip IV of Spain officially bans brothels throughout his domains. Sisters of the Good Shepherd founded in France.

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