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Sex industry and public policy

Proceedings of a conference held 6-8 May 1991

Sally-Anne Gerull and Boronia Halstead (eds)
ISBN 0 642 18291 4 ISSN 1034-5086
Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology, January 1992


These conference proceedings cover various perspectives on the sex industry; overseas sex industry initiatives; economics and the sex industry; and industrial issues. Some of the issues specifically addressed are: health matters such as HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases; brothel standards; working conditions for sex workers; X rated videos; censorship; law reform; and law enforcement.


Clarification of issues

Overseas sex industry perspectives

Economics and the sex industry

Industrial issues