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Author Law, Lisa, 1967-
Title Sex work in Southeast Asia : the place of desire in a time of AIDS / Lisa Law.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2000.

Author Law, Lisa, 1967-
Series Routledge Pacific rim geographies ; 2
Routledge Pacific Rim geographies ; 2.
Subject Prostitution -- Southeast Asia.
Sex tourism -- Southeast Asia.
Sex-oriented businesses -- Southeast Asia.
AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects -- Southeast Asia.
AIDS (Disease) -- Southeast Asia -- Prevention.
Maladies sexuellement transmissibles -- asie du sud-est
Sex Work -- asie du sud-est
Syndrome d'immunodeficience acquise -- asie du sud-est
Syndrome d'immunodeficience acquise -- prevention et controle
Description 1 online resource (xii, 146 pages) : illustrations, maps
Note Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral--Dept. of Human Geography, Australian National University, 1996).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Rethinking the prostitute subject : bodies, subjectivities and space -- 2. Cartographies of desire : mapping Southeast Asian sex industries -- 3. Negotiating the bar : sex, money and the uneasy politics of third space -- 4. Beyond the bar : lives, community and transient identities -- 5. Sex work, HIV/AIDS and blame : mandatory HIV antibody testing -- 6. Prostitute victim/sex worker agent : the global discourse of NGOs -- 7. Conclusion.
Note Print version record.
Summary Annotation This cultural critique of HIV/AIDS prevention programmes targetting sex tourism industries in Southeast Asia posits a new place for a speaking sex worker subject. Provides vital up-to-date research for scholars in many disciplines.
ISBN 0203251539 (electronic bk.)
9780203251539 (electronic bk.)
020346267X (electronic bk.)
9780203462676 (electronic bk.)
9780415218054 (cl. ; alk. paper)
0415218055 (cl. ; alk. paper)
9781134602117 (e-book ; PDF)
9781134602063 (e-book ; Mobi)
9781134602100 (e-book ; ePub)
9780415510691 (paperback)
OCLC # 52148422
Additional Format Print version: Law, Lisa, 1967- Sex work in Southeast Asia. London ; New York : Routledge, 2000 0415218055 (DLC) 99087581 (OCoLC)43095835

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