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The Resource Girls like us : fighting for a world where girls are not for sale : a memoir, Rachel Lloyd

Girls like us : fighting for a world where girls are not for sale : a memoir, Rachel Lloyd

Label
Girls like us : fighting for a world where girls are not for sale : a memoir
Title
Girls like us
Title remainder
fighting for a world where girls are not for sale : a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Lloyd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During her teens, Rachel Lloyd ended up a victim of commercial sexual exploitation. With time, through incredible resilience, and with the help of a local church community, she finally broke free of her pimp and her past and devoted herself to helping other young girls escape "the life." In "Girls Like Us," Lloyd reveals the dark world of commercial sex trafficking in cinematic detail and tells the story of her nonprofit organization: GEMS (Girls Educational and Mentoring Services). She shares the stories of the girls whose lives GEMS has helped -- small victories that have healed her wounds and made her whole
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lloyd, Rachel
Dewey number
362.88092
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ281
LC item number
.L57 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lloyd, Rachel
  • Girls Educational & Mentoring Services
  • Women political activists
  • Political activists
  • Child prostitution
  • Child trafficking
  • Child prostitutes
  • Sexually abused children
  • Girls
Label
Girls like us : fighting for a world where girls are not for sale : a memoir, Rachel Lloyd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-277)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Learning -- Risk -- Family -- Recruitment -- Pimps -- Johns -- Victims -- Cops -- Staying -- Leaving -- Relapse -- Unlearning -- Stigma -- Healing -- Leadership -- Beginnings
Control code
ocn761378567
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
277 pages
Isbn
9780061582066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)761378567
Label
Girls like us : fighting for a world where girls are not for sale : a memoir, Rachel Lloyd
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-277)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Learning -- Risk -- Family -- Recruitment -- Pimps -- Johns -- Victims -- Cops -- Staying -- Leaving -- Relapse -- Unlearning -- Stigma -- Healing -- Leadership -- Beginnings
Control code
ocn761378567
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
277 pages
Isbn
9780061582066
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)761378567

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