The Ethnic Vice Industry, 1880-1944
American Sociological Review 42 (1977): 464-479
9 Pages Posted: 17 Apr 2016
Date Written: June 1977
It was convenient for big cities to house prostitution in non-white, ethnic communities, but blacks and Chinese organized prostitution differently.
Keywords: organized crime, anomie theory, Chinese, African Americans, prostitution
JEL Classification: K42
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