A review of elaine jeffreys prostitution

Elaine jeffreys in china, sex and prostitution uses the same license to give an intimate knowledge of a sex worker friend, whom she titles 'x' 'x' likes her job as a sex worker at first, then becomes depressed and indecisive about her work choices, further complicated by regulatory attention from chinese authorities. China, sex and prostitution is a topical and important critique of recent scholarship in china studies concerning sexuality, prostitution and policing jeffrey's arguments are constructed in the form of detailed analysis of a wide range of primary texts, including documents, press reports, police. Chapters 4 and 5 (by elaine jeffreys and johanna hood, respectively) discuss the role of celebrities in charity and philanthropy the exemplary women, tang shengli and liu qinqin, became accidental celebrities when they were celebrated for their efforts and bravery to defend their chastity by jumping from the buildings of their imprisonment. Elaine jeffreys and haiqing yu, academics based in australia, convincingly dismiss the notion that what appears to be, and often is, sexual liberation in china, especially for women, is entirely the result of western influence.

By elaine jeffreys isbn-10: 0415318637 isbn-13: 9780415318631 china, intercourse and prostitution is a topical and critical critique of contemporary scholarship in china experiences touching on sexuality, prostitution and policing. A matter of choice: feminist prostitution debates and the example of china elaine jeffreys university of technology, sydney as the document ‘a matter of choice: critical policy studies of china’ suggests, ‘[a. China, sex and prostitution is a topical and important critique of recent scholarship in china studies concerning sexuality, prostitution and policing jeffrey's arguments are constructed in the form of detailed analysis of a wide range of primary texts, including documents, press reports, police report, and policy and legal pronouncements, and secondary literature in both english and chinese. The idea of prostitution sheila jeffreys instant download there are (at least) two competing views on prostitution: prostitution as a legitimate and acceptable form of employment, freely chosen by women and men’s use of prostitution as a form of degrading the women and causing grave psychological damage.

Get this from a library prostitution scandals in china : policing, media and society [elaine jeffreys] -- prostitution scandals in china presents an examination of media coverage of prostitution-related scandals in contemporary china it demonstrates that the subject of prostitution is not only widely. Book reviews book reviews zheng, tiantian heng, michael 2005-07-20 00:00:00 elaine jeffreys, china, sex and and translation ability, and criticizes prostitution london and new york: the ethnographies on china for claim- routledgecurzon, 2004 212 + viii ing an objective voice and authority pages. In this book elaine jeffreys highlights china’s changing sexual behaviours in the context of rapid social and economic change her work points to changes in the nature of the prc’s prostitution controls flowing from media exposure of policing and other abuses. Elaine jeffreys is an australian research council future fellow at the china research centre, faculty of arts and social sciences, university of technology sydney. Elaine jeffreys is an australian research council future fellow and associate professor in the faculty of arts and social sciences at the university of technology, sydney, where paul allatson is also associate professor.

Prostitution scandals in china: policing, media and society author: elaine jeffreys publisher: london new york: routledge, 2012 196 p reviewer: tiantian zheng │ january 2013 based on a review of media coverage of prostitution-related scandals in china from the late 1990s to the present day, this book argues that prostitution is a topic of debate that sparks discussions about issues such. Elaine jeffreys is professor in international studies (china) elaine is the author of governing hiv in china (2018, routledge) sex in china (2015, polity), prostitution scandals in china: policing, media and society (2012 routledge) and china, sex and prostitution (2012 [2004] routledge. This cited by count includes citations to the following articles in scholar the ones marked may be different from the article in the profile. Exposing police corruption and malfeasance: china’s virgin prostitute cases elaine jeffreys∗ this paper examines prostitution-related police corruption and malfeasance in the people’s republic of china (prc) during the early 2000s, as exemplified by media coverage of the story of ma dandan and six other “virgin prostitute cases” (chunü maiyin an 处女卖淫案. Regulating prostitution in china: gender and local statebuilding 1900-1937 stanford, calif: stanford university press, 2014 articles book reviews review of elaine jeffreys, china, sex and prostitution (routledge, 2004), for china quarterly, 181 (march 2005): 179-180.

Elaine jeffreys explores the issues of sex and sexuality in a non-western context by examining debates surrounding the emergence of new sexual behaviours, and the appropriate nature of their regulation, in the people's republic of china. Louise edwards and elaine jeffreys, editors celebrity in china hong kong: hong kong university press, 2010 xii, 286 pp paperback hk$19500/us$2500, isbn 978-9-622-09088-0 celebrity in china is a groundbreaking volume on china’s celebrity culture, the first of such to explore the construction and consumption of celebrity culture in. Editorial reviews 'jeffreys'study of the chinese policing of prostitution is a very important empirical contribution to the study of chinese policing and chinese perspectives on prostitution. China, sex and prostitution by elaine jeffreys, e jeffreys starting at china, sex and prostitution has 0 available edition to buy at alibris. 'jeffreys' study of the chinese policing of prostitution is a very important empirical contribution to the study of chinese policing and chinese perspectives on prostitution her approach also challenges the applicability of liberal concepts of sex work and prostitutes' rights to contexts beyond china.

A review of elaine jeffreys prostitution

Prostitution scandals in china: policing, media and society (routledge studies on china in transition) isbn-13 978-0415503426 isbn-10 0415503426 author elaine jeffreys publisher routledge hardcover/paperback ask us or review our faq’s. Australian feminist studies, vol 18, no 41, 2003 review article transnational prostitution a global feminist response elaine jeffreys lenore kuo, prostitution policy: revolutionizing practice. Elaine jeffreys is an australian research council future fellow and associate professor in china studies at the university of technology, sydney, australia be the first one to review this product delivery options: shipping to an australian address. China, sex and prostitution and over one million other books are available for amazon kindle learn more.

  • The most recent of these is sex and sexuality in china edited by australian scholar elaine jeffreys, author of the ground-breaking book, china, sex and prostitution (routledgecurzon2004.
  • - the china review 'jeffrey's book is a must-read for all china scholars because as china transitions so must the academic field that professionally interprets it' -china information about the author elaine jeffreys lectures in china studies at the university of technology, sydney, australia.
  • 'jeffreys' study of the chinese policing of prostitution is a very important empirical contribution to the study of chinese policing and chinese perspectives on prostitution her approach also challenges the applicability of liberal concepts of sex work and prostitutes' rights to contexts beyond china' - the china review.
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