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Beyond decriminalization

Beyond decriminalization

sex work, human rights and a new framework for law reform.

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Published by Pivot Legal Society in Vancouver, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prostitution -- Government policy -- Canada,
  • Prostitutes -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada,
  • Sex-oriented businesses -- Law and legislation -- Canada,
  • Sex and law -- Canada

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPivot Legal Society (Vancouver, B.C.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKE9075 .B49 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination229 p. ;
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16288296M
    ISBN 100973644524
    LC Control Number2007367201

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