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Geographies of regulation policing prostitution in nineteenth-century Britain and the Empire 1 edition

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Philip Howell

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Geographies of regulation policing prostitution in nineteenth-century Britain and the Empire
Philip Howell.

Published 2009 by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction : Britain and the historical geography of regulationism
Partial legislation and privileged places : the contagious diseases acts
Liverpool, localisation, and the municipal regulation of prostitution in Britain
A private contagious diseases act : prostitution and the proctorial system in Victorian Cambridge
Sexuality, sovereignty, and space : colonial law and the making of prostitute subjects in Gibraltar and the British Mediterranean
Race and the regulation of prostitution in Hong Kong and the overseas empire
Conclusions : mapping the politics of regulation.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
Cambridge studies in historical geography

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
363.4/40917124109034
Library of Congress
HQ185.A5 .H68 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23397267M
ISBN 13
9780521853651
LC Control Number
2009020684
Library Thing
9155437

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