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The invisible voices of India’s informal sector sex workers

Patnaik, Shriya (2021) The invisible voices of India’s informal sector sex workers. South Asia @ LSE (22 Mar 2021). Blog Entry.

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The condition of sex-workers in India is extremely poor, and the industry faces several structural barriers. The existing state rehabilitation projects often violate their bodily autonomy and act as moral discipliners, leaving them vulnerable to violence. Shriya Patnaik discusses the core issues whilst also throwing light on grassroots-level movements advocating their inclusion into society.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2021 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 06 May 2021 09:18
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 10:11

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