ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Women's Work, Stigma, Shelter Homes and the State

The growing number of women trying to run away from state-run shelter homes has led to investigations into the living conditions which have been found to be inhuman. Many women, especially sex workers and those who were working in bars, have been detained for prolonged periods, raising questions about choice, coercion, violence and stigma in women's work.

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