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Working girls : prostitutes, their life and social control

Published: 
05/1991

Abstract

An analysis of prostitution laws throughout Australia are presented in this book as Roberts discusses the need for the decriminalisation of prostitution. Detailed findings from a survey of Sydney prostitutes and excerpts from in-depth interviews are included. Perkins also reviews a vast literature on the subject of prostitution.

Cite article

Perkins R. 1991. Working girls : prostitutes, their life and social control. Australian studies in law, crime and justice. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/lcj/working