Providing you with a wide-ranging introduction to key international issues in crime and its control, this book covers all essential theories, and clearly explains their relevance to the world today. Going beyond just looking at organized crime, the book covers a range of topics including: •Human rights •Terrorism •Trafficking •Cybercrime •Environmental crime •International Law Plenty of case studies and examples are included throughout, including the Bali 9, Rana Plaza and the shooting of Charles De Menezes, and tips on further reading make it easy to know where to go to engage with more debates in the field. Making sure you’re up to date with current issues, this book will be essential reading for students in Criminology and Criminal Justice, as well as those in Law and International Relations.
Chapter 5: Global Mobility Markets: The Migration of the ‘Body’ and its Exploitation
- Human movement across borders.
- Human trafficking and human smuggling.
- Labour exploitation and labour trafficking.
- The tourism industry.
- The sex tourism industry.
- The medical body, organ trafficking and the global reproductive market.
- Sexual exploitation
- Organ trafficking
- Surrogacy and adoption
A growing number of people are exploited as ‘goods’ and traded to provide services, in an unprecedented commodification process of the human body within global mobility markets. International efforts to fight such exploitation have been often reduced to a discussion about the trafficking and smuggling of [Page 94]human beings, which led to an unparalleled punitive move against traffickers and smugglers at the turn of this century. For the ...