51 Pages Posted: 17 Nov 2010
Date Written: November 16, 2010
This article provides an overview of the feminist abolitionist response to sex trafficking and defends criminalizing the purchase of sex on grounds of complicity and endangerment.
Keywords: Prostitution, trafficking, sexual offenses, feminism, abolitionism, criminal law, criminal theory, endangerment, complicity
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Dempsey, Michelle Madden, Sex Trafficking and Criminalization: In Defense of Feminist Abolitionism (November 16, 2010). University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 158, No. 6, 2010; Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2010-20. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1710264