Human Trafficking: A Reference Handbook, 1st Edition

  • Alexis A. Aronowitz
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  • ISBN-10: 1440834857
  • ISBN-13: 9781440834851
  • DDC: 306.3
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 406 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released December 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Offering an up-to-date and comprehensive resource for students and general readers investigating human trafficking, this book examines the phenomenon in its many forms, the factors contributing to its existence, the victims it affects, and those who perpetrate this horrific crime.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in the Contemporary World Issues Series.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Half Title Page.
1: Background and History.
2: Problems, Controversies, and Solutions.
3: Perspectives.
4: Estimating the Magnitude of Trafficking and Slavery.
5: Labor Exploitation of Migrant Workers in the Netherlands.
6: American Girls: Victims of Human Trafficking.
7: Human Trafficking and Terrorist Groups.
8: The First European Anti-trafficking NGO Is Born.
9: The Dutch Religious Community and Its Work against Trafficking in Women.
10: Declining Assistance: Understanding Trafficked Persons’ Decisions, Choices, and Resiliency.
11: Female Human Traffickers.
12: What Are the Challenges in Prosecuting Human Trafficking Offenses?.
13: Profiles.
14: Data and Documents.
15: Data.
16: Documents.
17: Resources.
18: Chronology.
About the Author.