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Flashcards in Chapter 16: Sex For Sale Deck (17):
1

people who engage in sexual acts in return for money or drugs and do so in a promiscuous, fairly nondiscriminating fashion

prostitutes/commercial sex workers

2

the most expensive and exclusive category of prostitutes

call girl

3

a house of prostitution where prostitutes and customers meet for sexual activity

brothel

4

a residence in which prostitutes work regular shifts, selling sexual services on an hourly basis

in-call service

5

a place where massages, as well as sexual services, can generally be purchased

massage parlor

6

a service that sends a prostitute or sex worker to a location specified by the client to provide sexual services

out-call service

7

a lower-status prostitute or sex worker who walks the streets selling sexual services

streetwalker

8

a prostitute's companion, protector, and master

pimp

9

a woman who manages a brothel, in-call, out-call, or escort service

madam

10

the recruitment and control of persons for sexual exploitation

sex trafficking

11

a male who provides companionship and sexual gratification on a continuing basis to a woman in exchange for money

gigolo

12

a male sex worker who sells his services to men

hustler

13

leisure travel with the purpose of purchasing sexual services

sex tourism

14

sexually arousing art, literature, or films

pornography

15

something that is offensive according to accepted standards of decency; the legal term for pornography

obscenity

16

sexually arousing material that is not degrading or demeaning to women, men, or children

erotica

17

pictures or films of sexual acts involving children

kiddie porn