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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2012
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Susan Tiano; Moira Murphy-Aguilar; Brianne Bigej
|Description:||1 online resource (298 pages).|
|Contents:||Cover; Contents; List of Figures; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; PART I: The Global Context: Setting the Stage for Sex and Labor Trafficking; 1 Introduction; 2 Human Trafficking: A Perfect Storm of Contributing Factors; 3 Migration: The Forgotten Link in the Nexus between Freedom from Want and Freedom from Fear; 4 Trafficking in Women and Girls: Commodification for Profit; PART II: Human Trafficking in Mexico; 5 Trata de Personas: Mexico's Efforts; 6 Corazón Azul: A Hope for the Vulnerable. 7 Sex Trafficking in Mexico: The Nexus between Poverty, Violence against Women, and Gender Inequalities8 Assessing Human Trafficking in Mexico: The American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative's Experience; PART III: Human Trafficking along the U.S.-Mexico Border; 9 Human Trafficking and the U.S.-Mexico Border: Reflections on a Complex Issue in a Binational Context; 10 The Best Smugglers in El Paso; 11 Human Trafficking Through Mexico and the Southwest Border: Accounts from Hidalgo and Cochise Counties. 12 Aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita: Labor Exploitation and Human Trafficking of Mexican Nationals to the Gulf CoastPart IV: Combating Human Trafficking: Coordinated Responses Across Communities and Borders; 13 Roadblocks to Legal Help for Trafficking Victims: T-Visas and the Mondragon Raid; 14 A Model for Coordination in Anti-Human Trafficking Task Forces: The El Paso, Texas, Site Protocol; 15 Combating Human Trafficking in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands; Index.|
|Series Title:||Solving social problems.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Susan Tiano, Moira Murphy-Aguilar, with Brianne Bigej.|
'This magnificent, yet painful-to-read volume offers theoretically rich yet grounded and accessible chapters on modern-day trafficking in human beings. The volume covers the global to local: world
- Human trafficking -- Mexican-American Border Region.
- Human smuggling -- Mexican-American Border Region.
- Illegal aliens -- Mexican-American Border Region.
- Foreign workers -- Mexican-American Border Region.
- Slave labor -- Mexican-American Border Region.
- SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Slavery.
- Foreign workers.
- Human smuggling.
- Human trafficking.
- Illegal aliens.
- Slave labor.
- North America -- Mexican-American Border Region.