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Author Kinnell, Hilary.

Title Violence and sex work in Britain / Hilary Kinnell
Published Cullompton, Devon, U.K. ; Portland, Or. : Willan Pub., 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 290 pages :) illustrations
Contents 1. Peter Sutcliffe : a long shadow -- 2. What is violence against sex workers? -- 3. Inclusions and exclusions -- 4. Provention, ugly mugs and the role of outreach projects -- 5. Who attacks sex workers? -- 6. Street sex work : the context of violence -- 7. Street violence : individual and community aggression -- 8. The cleansing of Balsall heath -- 9. Indoor sex work : policy and policing -- 10. Violence and indoor sex work -- 11. Attackers : court cases -- 12. Motives for violence -- 13. Murder of sex workers -- 14. Killers and suspects -- 15. Multiple killers -- 16. Steve Wright : a passing nightmare? -- 17. Explanations and excuses -- 18. Shutting the stable door -- 19. Promoting violence
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 266-272) and index
Subject Prostitutes -- Violence against -- Great Britain
Prostitutes -- Great Britain -- Public opinion
Prostitutes -- Great Britain -- Social conditions
Prostitutes -- Social conditions.
Prostitutes -- Violence against.
Great Britain.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1843926881
9781843926887