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Sex Trafficking in the UK: An Overview

  • Mackenzie Lambine
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Abstract

This chapter provides a brief overview of sex trafficking definitions, statistics, legislation and recent prevention/intervention strategies within the UK both current and historical.

References

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mackenzie Lambine
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  1. 1.Middlesex UniversityLondonUK

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