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By Stephanie Hepburn, Rita J. Simon

This remarkable learn of intercourse trafficking, compelled hard work, organ trafficking, and intercourse tourism throughout twenty-four countries highlights the studies of the sufferers, perpetrators, and anti-traffickers thinking about this brutal exchange. Combining statistical info with intimate debts and interviews, journalist Stephanie Hepburn and justice pupil Rita J. Simon create a dynamic quantity bound to teach and spur action.

Hepburn and Simon recount the lives of sufferers in the course of and after their adventure with trafficking, they usually stick to the actions of traffickers ahead of seize and their results after sentencing. each one bankruptcy facilities at the trafficking practices and anti-trafficking measures of a unmarried kingdom: Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, France, Germany, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Niger, Poland, Russia, South Africa, Syria, Thailand, the United Arab Emirates, the uk, and the USA. interpreting those nations’ legislation, Hepburn and Simon show gaps in laws and enforcement and description the cultural norms and biases, societal assumptions, and conflicting guidelines that make trafficking situations so pervasive and resilient. This examine issues out these such a lot weak in each one country and the categorical cultural, fiscal, environmental, and geopolitical components that give a contribution to every nation's trafficking matters. moreover, the learn additionally highlights universal phenomena that governments and foreign anti-traffickers may still ponder of their struggle in contrast illicit alternate.

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