Abas, M., Ostrovschi, N., Prince, M., Gorceag, V., Trigub, C., and Oram, S. (2013). Risk Factors for mental disorders in women survivors of human trafficking: a historical cohort study. BMC Psychiatry. Volume 13. Issue 1.
This article addresses the mental state of women who have been trafficked. It speaks of the issues they have as a result of the ordeal they have endured. Some of these mental issues consist of: depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Elliot, J. & McCartan, K. (2013). The Reality of Trafficked People’s Access to Technology. Journal of Criminal Law. Volume 77. Issue 3.
The research conducted in this article discusses how people who have/are being trafficked may have access …show more content…
It explains how women, men, and children are trafficked and sold for use of slaves. It also explains that this is not a new occurrence, but is an issue that has not been widely addressed in the past.
Harvard Law Review. (2013). Counteracting the Bias: The Department of Labor’s Unique Opportunity to Combat Human Trafficking. Volume 126. Issue 4.
This article discusses the Trafficking Victim’s Protection Act of 2000. The act ensures that it will prosecute violators, protect victims, and prevent trafficking. It also discusses human trafficking for uses in the sex trade and for labor purposes. An analysis is conducted in the article to outline the responsibilities of the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Justice in regards to human trafficking.
Knepper, P. (2013). History Matters: Canada’s Contribution to the first Worldwide Study of Human Trafficking. Canadian Journal of Criminology & Criminal Justice. Volume 55. Issue 1.
This article discusses the history of human trafficking. It explores the first worldwide study conducted on the topic. The study was conducted during the 1920’s by the League of Nations and included Canada as one of 28 countries to