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New slavery : a reference handbook

Author: Kevin Bales
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2004
Series: Contemporary world issues.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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A shocking account of how slavery continues to afflict millions around the world today - from children in the carpet trade in Asia, to immigrants forced into prostitution in Europe, to domestic workers in the United States and other Western countries.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
xix, 273 p. : ill
(DLC) 2005015943
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Bales
ISBN: 9781849729123 1849729123 185109816X 9781851098163
OCLC Number: 755871084
Description: 1 online resource (2005 images).
Contents: Background and history --
Problems, controversies, and solutions --
Slavery in America --
Chronology --
Biographical sketches --
Facts, data, evidence, and testimony about contemporary slavery --
Directory of organizations, associations, and agencies --
Selected print and nonprint resources.
Series Title: Contemporary world issues.
Responsibility: Kevin Bales.

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