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Author Kelly, Patty, 1968-

Title Lydia's open door [electronic resource] : inside Mexico's most modern brothel / Patty Kelly.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xxii, 270 p. : ill., map.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-253) and index.
Contents Modern sex in a modern city -- Hidden in plain sight: street prostitution -- Inside the Galactic Zone: regulating sex, regulating women -- Convergence: Panistas, prostitutes, and peasants -- "It began innocently": women of the ambiente -- Sellers and buyers -- The secrets we keep: sex, work, stigma -- Final thoughts.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Prostitutes -- Mexico -- Tuxtla Gutiérrez.
Prostitution -- Mexico -- Tuxtla Gutiérrez.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780520255357 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520255356 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520255364 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0520255364 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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