Slavery & Forced Labor Today
(see also Prostitution & Globalization)
Human Trafficking in Japan Presents Formidable Challenge. Sharon Noguchi & Emi Doi, San Jose Mercury News [Taiwan News] (6/12/05).
On the Web: Specialized Sites
Coalition Against Trafficking in Women. See for very informative Factbook on Global Sexual Exploitation.
In the Library: Articles
Bowe, John. "Nobodies," New Yorker (4/21-28/03):106-133. Farm workers in Florida.
Goldberg, Carey. "Sex slavery, Thailand to New York," NY Times (9/11/95):B1.
Greenhouse, Steven. "Three plead guilty to enslaving migrant workers in South Carolina," NY Times (5/8/97):A20.
Henderson, Ky. "The new slavery," Human Rights 24,4 (fall 97).
Saint-James, Fred. "500 millions d'esclaves dans le monde," Paris Match (4/11/86):3-9.
In the Library: Non-Fiction Books
Anderson, Bridget. Britain's Secret Slaves: An Investigation into the Plight of Overseas Domestic Workers (London: Anti-Slavery International, 1993).
Bacon, Edwin. The Gulag at War: Stalin's Forced Labour System in the Light of the Archives (NY, 1994).
Bales, Kevin. Disposable People: New Slavery in the Global Economy (Berkeley: U. California, 1999).
Glickman, Nora. The Jewish White Slave Trade & the Untold Story of Raquel Liberman (NY, 1999).
Human Rights Watch. A Modern Form of Slavery: Trafficking of Burmese Women & Girls into Brothels in Thailand (NY, 1993).
__________. The Small Hands of Slavery: Bonded Child Labour in India (NY: Human Rights Watch, 1996).
International Labour Organization. A Global Alliance Against Forced Labor: Report of the Director General (Geneva: ILO, 2005).
Karim, Farhad. Contemporary Forms of Slavery in Pakistan (London: Human Rights Watch, 1995).
Meltzer, Milton. Slavery: A World History (NY: Da Capo, 1993).
Mercer, John. Slavery in Mauretania Today (London: Anti-Slavery International, 1981).
Patterson, Orlando. Slavery & Social Death (Cambridge MA: Harvard U., 1982).
Plant, Roger. Sugar & Modern Slavery: A Tale of Two Countries (London: Zed, 1987).
Sutton, Alison. Slavery in Brazil: A Link in the Chain of Modernization (London: Anti-Slavery International, 1994).
Various Authors. Incidence of Bonded Labour in India (5 vols.; Mussoorie: Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, 1990).
In the Library: Fiction
In the Library: Poetry
In the Library: Photography
"To Free the Slaves" , dir. Hilary Jones-Farrow, 46m. Documentary on contemporary servitude in Sudan, Ivory Coast, Canada & India.