ISBN 9788121510271,Prostitution In Thailand: Myth And Reality

Prostitution In Thailand: Myth And Reality



Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2002

ISBN 9788121510271

ISBN-10 8121510279

Hard Back

Number of Pages 347 Pages
Language (English)

Sociology, social studies

Prostitution in Thailand : Myth and Reality is a comprehensive research work about prostitution in Thailand. The study looks into the historical evolution of female prostitution in Thai-land, discusses the social, economic, political, institutional, and ideological factors which underpin the growth of Thai sex-industry in contemporary times, submits an organised presenta-tion of Thai commercial sex sector, takes to the social dynamics of HIV infection among sex workers, discusses the statutes and laws of Thailand regarding the question of prostitution and finally talks about government level policies and plans of action for the prevention and eradication of the commercial sex workers in the country. The study as a high quality in-depthresearch will not only help serious scholars policy makers and planners to know situation about prostitution in Thailand but with many unrevealed interesting facts and features it will also be a very arty and attractive reading for general readers.