The social position of sex workers in the Netherlands 2014

The social position of sex workers in the Netherlands 2014

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Summary

The prime focus of this study is the social position of sex workers as perceived by the workers themselves, with the experiences and opinions of the interviewed sex workers forming the basis. Areas examined in the study included the profession's voluntary character, the employment relationship between sex workers and the employer or proprietor (if applicable), the treatment of sex workers by social institutions, and the health and well-being of sex workers. In addition, the study looked at a number of other aspects such as starting age, work history, workplaces, income, future plans and areas where the sex industry, in the eyes of the sex workers, could be improved.

Publication data

Author(s):
Bleeker, Y., Heuts, L., Timmermans, M., Homburg, G.
Organization(s):
Regioplan Beleidsonderzoek, WODC
Place of publication:
Amsterdam
Publisher:
Regioplan Beleidsonderzoek
Year of publication:
2014

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