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By Eilis Ward,Gillian Wylie

This edited quantity makes a speciality of charting the increase of neo-abolitionism and supplying a critique of the belief, its logics and effects. A version of kingdom coverage which goals to abolish prostitution via laws, Neo-abolitionism criminalises the customer of intercourse yet now not the vendor. it's presently legislation in Sweden and different Nordic states and dominates the framing of coverage debates in lots of different Western liberal contexts. strain for adoption of this coverage has come from radical feminists who comprehend prostitution and intercourse trafficking as a sort of violence opposed to ladies.

This quantity argues that this convergence among radical feminism and state’s pursuits arises from the emergence of, at the one hand, ‘governance feminism’ which seeks to have its beliefs carried out via ‘top-down sovereigntist means’, and however, state’s pursuits in legitimising stricter border controls and legislations enforcement responses relating to transnational organised illegal activity, ‘illegal’ migration, and safeguard.

Based round a sequence of state case reports each one bankruptcy will discover the politics surrounding the emergence of neo-abolitionism and its trajectory via these polities, even if the paradigm has been followed, rejected or continues to be below debate. the quantity may be of significant curiosity to scholars and students of Social and Public coverage, Gender and Women’s experiences, Politics and diplomacy and significant criminal Studies/Criminology.



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