Female Prostitution in Costa Rica: Historical Perspectives, 1880-1930 Anne Hayes ~ Latin American Studies, Women's Studies, Puntarenas


Title: Female Prostitution in Costa Rica: Historical Perspectives, 1880-1930

Author: Anne Hayes

Description: Softcover. Very slight wear to covers. Internally clean and unmarked. pp. xvi, 227.
[List of Photographs, List of Maps, List of Tables].
1. Introduction and Theory.
2. Regional Differentiation of Colony and Nation to 1890.
3. The Mores of Coffee in the Highlands.
4. The Economic Demography of Prostitution in Puntarenas before 1910.
5. Structure and Experience: the Law and La Vida.
6. The Triumph of Nationalism: The Pacific Railroad.
7. Society in Puntarenas after Completion of the Pacific Railroad.
8. Conclusion: Prostitution in Puntarenas and the State.
[Notes, Bibliography, Index].

Binding: Soft cover
Condition: Very Good+

Publisher: Routledge
Place: New York & London
Year: 2006

ISBN: 0415882583

Keywords: Puntarenas, Central America, sociology, women's studies, Latin American studies, history, prostitutes, social conditions,

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