Prostitution & the Sex Trade
What are the consequences – financially, emotionally, and socially – of prostitution and sex work? Should prostitution and sex work be legal or illegal? Selling sex is legal in Denmark and across Europe, but each country has vastly different approaches and policies regarding prostitution and sex work. Delve into how national cultures construct their own narratives about sex, gender, and rights, and how they grapple with conflicting views on sex for sale.
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Prostitution and the Sex Trade in Europe
Fall/Spring, 3 Credits
Focus on prostitution and sex work in Europe as a starting point and then expand to countries globally. Gain insight into historical, cultural, legal, and political aspects of prostitution and examine current and future consequences of the varying national approaches across Europe. You also examine prostitution from different perspectives ranging from that of sex workers, customers, and anti-trafficking advocacy groups, to law enforcement officials and politicians.
Core Course Study Tours
This program travels on Study Tours to the following destinations:
Week-Long Study Tour: Amsterdam/the Hague
Core Course Week: Southern Sweden or Denmark
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|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Spring||2021||12/01/2020 **||Rolling Admission||01/16/2021||05/15/2021|
|Summer||2021||05/01/2021 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
|Academic Year||2021-2022||05/01/2021 **||Rolling Admission||08/21/2021||05/14/2022|
|Fall||2021||05/01/2021 **||Rolling Admission||08/21/2021||12/18/2021|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students applying to CSU-sponsored programs will be notified of decision within two weeks of application submission. Students applying to non-CSU sponsored programs need to contact their program provider for decision dates.