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The following nutshells are useful supplements for understanding sex trafficking, sex work, and the law.
Global Internet Law in a Nutshell by
Call Number: Law Library Study Aids KF390.5.C6 R87 2016
Publication Date: 2015-11-20
Legal Research in a Nutshell by
Call Number: Law Library New Books KF240 .C54 2016
Publication Date: 2016-02-24
The research process -- Background and analysis -- Case law -- Statutes and constitutions -- Legislative information -- Administrative law -- Court rules and practice -- Specialized and nonlegal resources -- International law -- The law of other countries -- Appendix A : State legal research -- Appendix B : Major treatises and services by subject.
Public International Law by
Call Number: Law Library Course Reserve KZ3410 .B84 2013
Publication Date: 2013-09-04
"This Fifth Edition of Public International Law in a Nutshell is a concise yet accurate summary of the field of public international law, covering its basic sources, actors, and procedures, and key subject matter areas, such as human rights, the law of the sea, international environmental law, the law of war, and U.S. foreign relations law. This edition is fully updated to include recent treaties, institutions, and Supreme Court decisions."--Publisher.
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The below materials provide general background and contextual information to help you prepare for exams, papers, and further research on topics related to sex trafficking, sex work, and the law.
Digital Media Law by
Call Number: ProQuest Academic Complete
Publication Date: 2012-06-25
See Chapter 11: Sex and Violence -- Obscenity and Indecency -- Regulation of Indecency and Material Harmful to Minors -- Violence -- Incitement to Violence -- Threats -- Hate Speech -- Questions for Discussion --
Issues in Internet Law by
Call Number: Law Library Stacks KF390.5.C6 D37 2007
Publication Date: 2007-11-01
Introduction to law -- Copyright basics -- Copyright infringement -- Trademark basics -- Trademark and domain names -- Patents & trade secrets -- Spam -- Cyber crimes -- Privacy at work -- Privacy basics -- Website privacy policies -- Privacy and children --- Free speech -- Free speech: the dark side of the web -- Contracts --- Issues on the horizon.
Prostitution and Human Trafficking by
Call Number: Law Library Stacks HQ281 .P76 2009
Publication Date: 2008-10-27
Introduction / Andrea Cauduro, Andrea Di Nicola, Marco Lombardi, and Paolo Ruspini -- Review of the research studies on the demand for prostitution in the European Union and beyond / Andrea Cauduro -- Objectives and methodology of the research / Andrea Di Nicola and Paolo Ruspini -- Innocent when you dream : clients and trafficked women in Italy / Andrea Cauduro, Andrea Di Nicola, Chiara Fonio, Andrea Nuvoloni, and Paolo Ruspini -- The flesh is weak, the spirit even weaker : clients and trafficked women in the Netherlands / Damián Zaitch and Richard Staring -- Romania : emerging market for trafficking? Clients and trafficked women in Romania / Dan Alexandru Dragomirescu, Carmen Necula, and Raluca Simion -- In the land of prohibition? Clients and trafficked women in Sweden / Johanna Hagstedt, Lars Korsell, and Alfred Skagerö -- An Internet survey to understand clients / Marco Lombardi and Chiara Fonio -- Learning from clients / Andrea Di Nicola and Paolo Ruspini.