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Date Created: 10/12/15
Brennan Denise Women Work Men Sponge and Everyone Gossips Macho Men and Stigmatizedging Women in a Sex Tourist Town Georgetown University pg 705733 httpwwwjstororb quot Ll All 09 1 10 I n III ldIUUIampLCI I I II I n III gtClamp termgenderamplisthideampsea rchUri2Faction2FdoBasicSea rch3FQuery3DglobalizationZBofZBl abor n7ncn o 7Danr o 39IIIU I o 39mgmo anjwo 7Rarr annno 7Aprnlo an I I I39 39 II annmnymahnr2 hpo qn39nzo 7a o 2n cu 3910 I 77nno L n Lidcsm I runr 10 I r n ull This article speaks to a gender shift in labor duties and expectations in relation to the sex trade This article focuses on the difference between when husbands go internationally or nationally abroad to work and when wifes do the same The main example in this article speaks to an area of the Dominican Republic where women go to Sosua to be prostitutes and work in the sex trade industry to earn and send home money to their families llExamination of Sosua s gossip about sex and money money earned either in the sex industry overseasreveals three interrelated issues Women s capacity for power control and opportunity in a globalized economy the effect of women s earning power on gender relations and expectations and women s roles in not only challenging traditional gender ideologies through their earning capacity but also in perpetrating them through their gossip 0 other women quotI plan to use this article to help move our discussion into a look at what happens when these roles are reversed as they are in this case
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