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Author Hepburn, Stephanie, 1977- author.

Title Human trafficking around the world : hidden in plain sight / Stephanie Hepburn and Rita J. Simon.

Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, [2013]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Ida PL Adult Non-Fiction - IPLY-11  364.15 HEP    DUE 02-01-21
 Joliet Twp HS SD 204 - West Campus Adult Non-Fiction - JWHB-1  323.044 HEPBURN    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  364.15 HEP    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  364.15 HEP    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Adult Non-Fiction - NSRY-11  364.15 HEP    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  364.15 HEP    AVAILABLE
 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction NEW - SEBB-3  364.15 HEPBURN    AVAILABLE
Description xi, 550 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 441-521) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Work visa loopholes for traffickers -- Stateless persons -- Unrest, displacement, and who is in charge -- Conflation -- Conflicting agendas -- Gender apartheid -- Social hierarchy -- Muti murder -- Hard-to-prove criterion and a slap on the wrist -- Transparent borders -- Fear factor -- Poverty and economic boom -- Conclusion.
Summary An examination of human trafficking around the world including the following countries: United States, Japan, United Arab Emirates, Thailand, Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories, Colombia, Iraq, Syria, Canada, Italy, France, Iran, India, Niger, China, South Africa, Australia, United Kingdom, Chile, Germany, Poland, Mexico, Russia, and Brazil.
Subject Human trafficking.
Added Author Simon, Rita J. (Rita James), 1931-2013, author.
ISBN 9780231161442 cloth alkaline paper
0231161441 cloth alkaline paper
9780231161459 paperback alkaline paper
023116145X paperback alkaline paper

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