(EBOOK/EPUB) Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy


  • Hardcover
  • 256
  • Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy
  • Francesca Biancani
  • en
  • 18 August 2020
  • 1788311035

Francesca Biancani · 5 Read

Free download Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy Free read ò Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Free read ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free · Francesca Biancani Was a period of national crisis that became inscribed on the bodies on female sex workersBased on a wide range of rare primary sources including documents from court cases reformist papers police minutes and letters Biancani examines the discourses around sex workers and shows how prostitution was understood in colonial Egypt The book argues that from initially regulating and managing prostitution local and colonial elites began to depict sex workers as a threat to the physical.

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Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy

Free download Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy Free read ò Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Free read ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free · Francesca Biancani In the early th century Cairo was a vibrant and booming global metropolis The integration of Egypt into the global market had led to rapid urban growth and increased migration As occupational prospects for women outside the family were limited sex work became a prominent feature of the new modern city However the economic and social changes in Egypt ignited national anxieties about racial degeneration social disorder and imperial decadence Francesca Biancani argues here that this.

Free download Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy

Free download Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy Free read ò Sex Work in Colonial Egypt: Women, Modernity and the Global Economy ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Free read ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free · Francesca Biancani And moral welfare of the rising Egyptian nation However far from being a marginal activity prostitution is shown to play a central role in the history of Egyptian nation making By exploring the interdependence of power and marginality respectability and transgression Biancani writes sex work and its practitioners back into the history of modern Egypt The book is an original contribution to the global history of prostitution and a vital resource for scholars of Middle East Studies.

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