Ethnographies of Prostitution in Contemporary China: Gender Relations, HIV/AIDS, and Nationalism
Based on three years of extensive fieldwork, this ethnographic study of prostitution in the metropolitan city of Dalian, China,explores the lives ofrural migrant women working as karaoke bar hostesses, delving into the interplay of gender politics, nationalism, and power relationships that inhere in practices of birth control, disease control, and control of women’s bodies...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published July 15th 2009 by Palgrave Macmillan
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