Women For Hire / Edition 1

Women For Hire / Edition 1

by Alain Corbin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0674955447

ISBN-13: 9780674955448

Pub. Date: 09/01/1996

Publisher: Harvard University Press

Alain Corbin depicts prostitution in nineteenth-century France not as a vice, crime, or disease, but as a well-organized business. Corbin reveals how the brothel served the sex industry in the same way that the factory served manufacturing: it provided an institution for the efficient and profitable sale of services.

Overview

Alain Corbin depicts prostitution in nineteenth-century France not as a vice, crime, or disease, but as a well-organized business. Corbin reveals how the brothel served the sex industry in the same way that the factory served manufacturing: it provided an institution for the efficient and profitable sale of services.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674955448
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
09/01/1996
Edition description:
REISSUE
Pages:
500
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.01(d)

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