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Paper: Does Legalized Prostitution Increase Human Trafficking?

Study: Human trafficking and regulating prostitution

Report: The many faces of sex work

Book: Prostitution: Sex Work, Policy & Politics

Article: Sociology of Sex Work

Journal: Social Support, Exposure to Violence and Transphobia, and Correlates of Depression Among Male-to-Female Transgender Women With a History of Sex Work

Book: Transgender Sex Work and Society

Book: Well and Truly Fucked: Transwomen, Stigma, Sex Work, and Sexual Health in South to East Asia

Paper: The Social Organization of Commercial Sex Work in Moscow, Russia


Study: ENFORCING FEAR: Police abuse of sex workers when making arrests

Article: Lack of Confidence in Police Creates a “Blue Ceiling” for Sex Workers’ Safety

Study: Police-Related Correlates of Client-Perpetrated Violence Among Female Sex Workers in Baltimore City, Maryland

Article: Lies, damned lies and sex work statistics

Paper: Harm reduction for sex workers

Journal: Sex, Work, Law and Sex Work Law: Towards a Transformative Feminist

Book: Anti-Porn: The Resurgence of Anti-Pornography Feminism

Book: The Porn Myth: Exposing the Reality Behind the Fantasy of Pornography

Article: Racism in Pornography

Book: His Porn, Her Pain: Confronting America’s Porn Panic with Honest Talk about Sex

Book: The Pornography Industry: What Everyone Needs to Know

Article: Porn Empowerment: Negotiating Sex Work and Third Wave Feminism

Book: Not Your Father’s Playboy, Not Your Mother’s Feminist Movement: Feminism in a Porn Culture

Book: Feminism, Pornography, Representation

Article: Pornography is a Left Issue

Book: Algorithms of Oppression: How Search Engines Reinforce Racism

Book: SEX for SALE

Study: Behavioral Research in the Pornography Industry


Journal: Sex Work Decriminalization and Feminist Theory

Paper: Undressing the Laws Around Prostitution

Report: Human trafficking and sexual exploitation:  the statistics behind the stories

Book: Legalizing Prostitution: From Illicit Vice to Lawful Business

Journal: Sexual Liberation or Violence against Women? The debate on the Legalization of Prostitution and the Relationship to Human Trafficking

Paper: Violence Against Female Sex Workers in Cameroon

Fact Sheet: The Link Between Prostitution and Sex Trafficking

Article: The Porn Industry Is Abusive, and These Women Are Telling It Like It Is

Article: ‘Conflating Sex Work And Trafficking Is Harmful. We Need To Stop’

Study: Criminalisation of clients: reproducing vulnerabilities for violence and poor health among street-based sex workers in Canada

Study: Risk factors affecting condom use among male sex workers who serve men in China

Study: Negotiating Safety and Sexual Risk Reduction With Clients in Unsanctioned Safer Indoor Sex Work Environments

Paper: Universal Coverage without Universal Access: Institutional Barriers to Health Care among Women Sex Workers in Vancouver, Canada

Article: Red Light, Green Light: The Sex Industry in Vancouver