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Unformatted text preview: Prostitution protects the family as a social institution by making a distinction between bad girls and bad boyswith whom one engages in promiscuous sexual behaviorand those good girls and good boys with whom one establishes a family Prostitution benefits the economy by providing jobs for people who have limited formal education and job skills The Symbolic Interactionist Perspective The symbolic interactionist perspective examines peoples lived experiences to determine such things as why people become prostitutes, whether prostitutes like their work, and why men seek out prostitutesin short, how people define social realities....
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- Fall '10