Human Trafficking Around the World: Hidden in Plain Sight

Human Trafficking Around the World: Hidden in Plain Sight

by Stephanie Hepburn, Rita Simon

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780231161459
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication date: 06/04/2013
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 552
Sales rank: 1,183,937
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Stephanie Hepburn is an independent journalist whose work has been published in Americas Quarterly, USA Today U-Wire, and Gender Issues. She is a weekly and monthly contributing writer for the New Orleans Times-Picayune. A graduate of the University of Michigan and the Washington College of Law at American University, she integrates her legal and journalism backgrounds to create pieces that are highly informative and have a human tone. Her book with Rita J. Simon, Women's Roles and Statuses the World Over, was named an Outstanding Academic Title by Choice,



Rita J. Simon is a University Professor in the School of Public Affairs and the Washington College of Law at American University in Washington, D.C. She has published more than forty books and is currently the editor of Gender Issues.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Part I: Work Visa Loopholes for Traffickers
1. United States
2. Japan
3. United Arab Emirates
Part II: Stateless Persons
4. Thailand
5. Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories
Part III: Unrest, Displacement, and Who Is in Charge
6. Colombia
7. Iraq
8. Syria
Part IV. Conflation
9. Canada
Part V: Conflicting Agendas
10. Italy
11. France
Part VI: Gender Apartheid
12. Iran
Part VII: Social Hierarchy
13. India
14. Niger
15. China
Part VIII: Muti Murder
16. South Africa
Part IX: Hard-To-Prove Criterion and a Slap on the Wrist
17. Australia
18. United Kingdom
19. Chile
20. Germany
Part X: Transparent Borders
21. Poland
Part XI: Fear Factor
22. Mexico
Part XII. Poverty and Economic Boom
23. Russia
24. Brazil
Conclusion
Notes
References
Index

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