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NCJ Number: 184191 Find in a Library
Title: Illegal Immigration and Commercial Sex: The New Slave Trade
Editor(s): Phil Williams
Date Published: 1999
Page Count: 245
Sponsoring Agency: Frank Cass and Co, Limited
Portland, OR 97213
Publication Number: ISBN 0-7146-4832-9
Sale Source: Frank Cass and Co, Limited
International Specialized Book Services, Inc
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5804 N.E. Hassalo Street
Portland, OR 97213
United States of America
Publisher: http://www.frankcass.com 
Type: Issue Overview
Format: Book (Hardbound)
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: This book examines the dynamics of the sex slave trade in both Europe and Asia, identifies the role of organized crime and considers government and law enforcement agency countermeasures.
Abstract: The volume contains 11 chapters, which discuss: (1) an overview of human commodity trafficking; (2) the role of the Russian Mafia in trafficking in women for forced prostitution; (3) trafficking in people in Thailand; (4) organized crime and trafficking in women from Eastern Europe in the Netherlands; (5) organized crime involvement in the global sex trade; (6) a market perspective on trafficking in women and children; (7) child pornography in the digital age; (8) the fusion of immigration and crime in the European Union--problems of cooperation and the fight against trafficking in women; (9) memorandum from President Clinton to the Secretary of State, the Attorney General, the Administrator of the Agency for International Development and the Director of the United States Information Agency; (10) report of the Secretary-General to the UN General Assembly; and (11) provisional report from the World Congress Against the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children. Notes, tables, index
Main Term(s): Victims of Crime
Index Term(s): Crimes against persons; Human rights; International Law Enforcement Cooperation; International organizations; Juvenile prostitution; Kidnapping; Organized crime; Prostitution; Prostitution across international borders
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