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Victimization

  • Repeat Victimization, Polyvictimization 

  • Risk factors for the sexual exploitation of minors

  • Human trafficking victimizations

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Socioecological contexts

  • Spatial and Social Context of Crime, Deviancy, and Victimization 

  • Contextualizing human trafficking  

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Crime Responses

  • Public Concerns about Human Trafficking

  • Policing Human Trafficking 

Featured Publications [website under construction]

The impact of childhood abuse on the commercial sexual exploitation of youth: A systematic review and meta-analysis. 

The first quantitative meta-analysis on risk factors for the sexual exploitation of youth that presents an overview of quantitative research published between 1981 and 2018. Sexual abuse is a key risk factor of sexual exploitation as opposed to physical and emotional abuse.  

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