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Crash Course 101: Human Trafficking
Looking at human trafficking in detail, slavery is only part of what would be considered as human trafficking. According to the United Nations, by way of Taking Sides Clashing Views on Global Issues by J.Harf and M.Lombardi:
[Trafficking is] the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring or receipt of persons, by means of the threat or use of force or other forms of coercion, of abduction, of fraud, of deception, of the abuse of power or of a position of vulnerability or of the giving or receiving of payments or benefits to achieve the consent of a person having control over another person, for the purpose of exploitation. (p.137)
Forms of exploitation include but are not limited to: slavery,…