Escort services in a border town: transmission dynamics of STDs within and between communities: methodological challenges conduc

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Jacqueline Lewis
Eleanor Maticka-Tyndale
STAR: Sex Trade Advocacy and Research
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Windsor, ON

Outlines some of the methodological issues and challenges of studying issues pertaining to the sex worker and the sex work industry. Finds that recognition needs to be paid to the needs of those being studied and their knowledge and expertise in the area. Suggests that esearchers interested in studying sex work should consider modifying their research models in order to involve sex workers more in the research process.