Sociology

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Being Heard

The Experiences of Young Women in Prostitution

Being Heard examines, from their own perspectives and experiences, the lives of young women sexually exploited through prostitution. Putting their voices in the centre of its analysis, the book … ; 135 View

How Societies Work

Class, Power, and Change

In 2011, protesters around the world – including Canada – called for changes to the societies in which they live. Many observers were asking: “What do they want?” Some … 367 View

The Teen Sex Trade

My Story

Jade Brooks grew up like any other kid — she played with friends, lovingly teased and was teased by her siblings, and excelled at school. It wasn’t until she was removed from her … 200 View
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Introduction

Children and Youth Exploited through Prostitution

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Preface

From: The Teen Sex Trade

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The author, a young black Nova Scotian, outlines her methodology for writing this book and the decision to publish under her real name but maintain pseudonyms for any other individual connected … 7 $0.70 Add
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Society and the Study of Society

From: How Societies Work

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“Selling Sex? It’s Really Like Selling Your Soul”

Vulnerability to and the Experiences of Exploitation through Child Prostitution

From: Being Heard

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Childhood

From: The Teen Sex Trade

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A first person true account of a Black woman’s youth in Halifax, Nova Scotia entailing growing up with four of her eight siblings, the volatile relationship between her parents, and her … 18 $1.80 Add
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Is Human Behaviour the Result of Our Biology?

From: How Societies Work

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“The People We Think We Are”

The Social Identities of Girls Involved in Prositution

From: Being Heard

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Culture, Society, and History

From: How Societies Work

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In the System

From: The Teen Sex Trade

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The author’s account of her childhood as a black girl forced away from her parents and into the foster care system with vivid detail on the multitude of homes she went to. 13 $1.30 Add
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“That Was My Prayer Every Night – Just to Get Home Safe”

Violence in the Lives of the Girls Exploited Through Prostitution

From: Being Heard

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Love and Sex

From: The Teen Sex Trade

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A young black Nova Scotian describes her early teen years and the first sexual experiences she had as resulted from being in the foster care system. Clearly describes her experience of … 23 $2.30 Add
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The Basis of Modern Societies

From: How Societies Work

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“I Don’t Know What the Hell It is But It Sounds Nasty”

Health Issues for Girls Working the Streets

From: Being Heard

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