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Borderline Slavery: Mexico, United States, and the Human by Moira Murphy-Aguilar,Susan Tiano

By Moira Murphy-Aguilar,Susan Tiano

Exploring human trafficking within the US - Mexico borderlands as a local expression of a urgent worldwide challenge, Borderline Slavery sheds mild at the contexts and reasons of trafficking, providing coverage options for addressing it that do justice to frame groups' advanced situations. This publication makes a speciality of either sexual and hard work trafficking, continuing thematically from international to local degrees to supply an empirically grounded, theoretically expert, and policy-relevant procedure, which examines the matter throughout the eyes of students and researchers from a variety of fields, in addition to reporters, public officers, legislations enforcement group of workers, sufferers' advocates and NGO representatives. Discussing the multinational networks, international economics, and private causes that gas a multibillion buck exchange in humans as affordable exertions, Borderline Slavery indicates destiny instructions for powerful guidelines and legislation enforcement thoughts to avoid the development of human trafficking. As such, it is going to be of curiosity to either coverage makers and students around the social sciences operating within the fields of migration, exploitation and trafficking.

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