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Title Policing Prostitution, 1856-1886 : Deviance, Surveillance and Morality / Catherine Lee.
Imprint London : Routledge, 2016.

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Description 1 online resource
Series Perspectives in Economic and Social History
Perspectives in economic and social history.
Note Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 09 Dec 2014).
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-194) and index.
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Subject Prostitution -- England -- Kent -- History -- 19th century.
Prostitution -- Government policy -- England -- Kent -- History -- 19th century.
Police -- England -- Kent -- History -- 19th century.
Kent (England)
Sex Work -- history.
Sex Workers -- history.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- history.
England -- Kent.
1800-1899
Genre History.
Contents Acknowledgements; list of figures; introduction; 1 prostitution, poverty and the makeshift economy; 2 prostitution, lifestyle and life cycle; 3 representations of prostitution; 4 geographies of prostitution; 5 policing prostitution; 6 the contagious diseases acts in kent; afterword; notes; works cited.
Summary Focusing on the ports, dockyards and garrison towns of Kent, this study examines the social and economic factors that could cause a woman to turn to prostitution, and how such women were policed.
Other Title Print version: Lee, Catherine. Policing Prostitution, 1856-1886 : Deviance, Surveillance and Morality. London : Pickering & Chatto Publishers, ©2012