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The slave next door : human trafficking and slavery in America today

Author: Kevin Bales; Ron Soodalter
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Univ. of California Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Exposes the disturbing phenomenon of human trafficking and slavery that exists in the United States. This title weaves together a wealth of voices - from slaves, slaveholders, and traffickers as well  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Bales; Ron Soodalter
ISBN: 9780520268661 0520268660
OCLC Number: 712387421
Description: XXII, 312 Seiten
Contents: Preface to the Paperback Edition Acknowledgments PART I: SLAVES IN THE LAND OF THE FREE 1. The Old Slavery and the New 2. House Slaves 3. Slaves in the Pastures of Plenty 4. Supply and Demand 5. New Business Models 6. Eating, Wearing, Walking, and Talking Slavery PART II: THE FINAL EMANCIPATION 7. Slaves in the Neighborhood 8. States of Confusion 9. The Feds 10. A Future without Slavery Appendix: For Further Information Notes Index
Responsibility: Kevin Bales and Ron Soodalter.

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"An informative call to action ... a humane and helpful primer on how to sever the links that create and hide human bondage." Publishers Weekly "Will likely change the way you understand your Read more...

 
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