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“Don‘t Let Nobody Bother Yo’ Principle”: The Sexual Economy of American Slavery

Adrienne D. Davis

in Black Sexual Economies: Race and Sex in a Culture of Capital

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042645
eISBN:
9780252051494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042645.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

The organizing essay of the collection presents the important concept of sexual economy of slavery. It examines the ways that slavery's sexual and racial subordination converged around the bodies of ... More


‘Sexualized Slavery’ and Customary International Law

Patricia Viseur Sellers and Jocelyn Getgen Kestenbaum

in The President on Trial: Prosecuting Hissène Habré

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198858621
eISBN:
9780191890819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198858621.003.0040
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the doctrinal avenues for the recognition and prosecution of ‘sexualized slavery’. The Hissène Habré trial and appellate judgments represent watershed legal decisions rendering ... More


Relocation Revisited: The Sex Trafficking of Native Women

Sarah Deer

in The Beginning and End of Rape: Confronting Sexual Violence in Native America

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780816696314
eISBN:
9781452952338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816696314.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter explains how sex trafficking and prostitution in the lives of contemporary Native women are almost indistinguishable from the colonial tactics of enslavement, exploitation, exportation, ... More


Child slavery today

Joost Kooijmans and Hans van de Glind

in Child slavery now: A contemporary reader

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426109
eISBN:
9781447301714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426109.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter examines the quantitative dimensions of child slavery. It reviews the scope of childhood slavery as encompassing forced labour, child trafficking (for forced labour or sexual ... More


Discrimination against Women

Eika Tai

in Comfort Women Activism: Critical Voices from the Perpetrator State

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9789888528455
eISBN:
9789882209930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888528455.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

Feminist scholars argue that the licensed prostitution system, a system of sexual slavery created in prewar Japan to complement the patriarchal system, became the basis of the wartime comfort women ... More


Authentic Cultural Values

Traci C. West

in Solidarity and Defiant Spirituality: Africana Lessons on Religion, Racism, and Ending Gender Violence

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479849031
eISBN:
9781479851737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479849031.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In this chapter antiviolence ideas emerge about the needed reshaping of basic cultural values are sparked by examples of how Ghanaian activist leaders grappled with local cultural mores in order to ... More


Introduction: Design and Structure

Hilmi M. Zawati and Teresa A. Doherty

in Fair Labelling and the Dilemma of Prosecuting Gender-Based Crimes at the International Criminal Tribunals

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199357109
eISBN:
9780190259839
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199357109.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This introductory chapter begins with an analysis of the historical impression of rape and sexual slavery, central arguments, and the justification of the case study presented by the author. It ... More


Fair Labelling and the Codification of Gender-Based Crimes in the Statutory Laws of the International Criminal Tribunals

Hilmi M. Zawati and Teresa A. Doherty

in Fair Labelling and the Dilemma of Prosecuting Gender-Based Crimes at the International Criminal Tribunals

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199357109
eISBN:
9780190259839
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199357109.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter explains the failures of the international criminal tribunals to address the issues of rape, sexual slavery, and all other forms of sexual violence due to lack of a central definition ... More


Trafficking Women's Human Rights

Julietta Hua

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816675609
eISBN:
9781452946375
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816675609.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The history of human beings bought and sold, forced into lives of abject servitude or sexual slavery, is a story as old as civilization and yet still of global concern today. How this story is told, ... More


Is It Good for Them Too? Ethical Concern for the Sexbots

Steve Petersen

in Robot Sex: Social and Ethical Implications

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780262036689
eISBN:
9780262341981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036689.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter focuses on a corner of sexbot ethics that is rarely considered elsewhere: the question of whether and when being a sexbot might be good—or bad—for the sexbot. It claims that there is a ... More


Trials for Forced Prostitution

Fred L. Borch

in Military Trials of War Criminals in the Netherlands East Indies 1946-1949

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198777168
eISBN:
9780191822964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777168.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

For the first time in legal history, the Dutch prosecuted forced prostitution (also called “enforced prostitution”) as a war crime. They were the only Allied Power to prosecute the offense at a ... More


Occupying Power: Sex Workers and Servicemen in Postwar Japan

Sarah Kovner

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804776912
eISBN:
9780804783460
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804776912.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

The year was 1945. Hundreds of thousands of Allied troops poured into war-torn Japan and spread throughout the country, altering both the built environment and the country's psychological landscape. ... More


Trafficking of Women and Children: Article 7 of the Rome Statute

Joshua Nathan Aston

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199468171
eISBN:
9780199087334
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199468171.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This book is a detailed research on the crime of human trafficking and its severity, focusing especially on the trafficking of women and children. The main aim of this book is to identify the extent ... More


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