Carter 2015 Prostitution

Title Information


Author: Jared William Carter

Title: Prostitution and Instrumental Rape in Victorian England

Subtitle: -

Place: Bloomington, IN

Publisher: Booktango

Year: 2015

Pages:

ISBN-13: 9781468954111 – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: 19th Century | English History | Types: Instrumental Rape; Victims: Prostitutes



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Contents:

  Preface
  Social Concerns of Prostitution
  Victorian Attitudes Against the Contagious Disease Acts
  Florence Nightingale and Elizabeth Blackwell
  Supporters and Opponents of the Acts
  Conclusions

Description: »Female prostitution in England during the Victorian era was widely treated as a major social concern and issue of national public health from the 1860s to 1880s.« (Source: Booktango)

Wikipedia: Contagious Disease Acts


Added: January 24, 2015 – Last updated: January 24, 2015