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Maria Laura Di Tommaso
Associate Professor, University of Turin

Maria Laura Di Tommaso is an associate professor at the University of Turin in Italy. Her latest book, co-authored with Marina Della Giusta and Steinar Strøm, is Sex Markets: The Denied Industry (2008).

Written by Maria Laura Di Tommaso