Prostitution in Japan has existed throughout the country's history. While the Anti-Prostitution Law of states that "No person may either do prostitution or become the customer of it", loopholes, liberal interpretations and loose enforcement of the law have allowed the sex industry to prosper and earn an estimated 2. From the 15th century, Chinese , Koreans , and other East Asian visitors frequented brothels in Japan. This practice later continued among visitors from " the Western regions", mainly European traders who often came with their South Asian lascar crew in addition to African crew members, in some cases. These mistaken assumptions were due to the Indian state of Goa being a central base for the Portuguese East India Company and due to a significant portion of the crew on Portuguese ships being Indian Christians. More than Hundreds of Japanese especially women were sold as slaves.
Types of prostitution in modern Japan
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Since sexual intercourse for money is officially prohibited, the sex industry in Japan has developed into a variety of forms. Soaplands are bath houses where customers are soaped up and serviced by staff. Fashion health shops and pink salons are notionally massage or esthetic treatment parlors; image clubs are themed versions of the same. Call girls operate via delivery health services. Freelancers can get in contact with potential customers via deai sites Internet dating sites. Outcall call girl businesses distribute advertising handouts to home and apartment mailboxes, telephone booths , public toilets , and the like in big cities in Japan.
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Sexuality in Japan developed separately from that of mainland Asia , as Japan did not adopt the Confucian view of marriage , in which chastity is highly valued. Monogamy in marriage is often thought to be less important in Japan, and sometimes married men may seek pleasure from courtesans. Prostitution in Japan has a long history, and became especially popular during the Japanese economic miracle , as evening entertainments were tax-deductible. Decreased sex drive in the 21st century has been blamed for the low Japanese birth rate and declining growth of the Japanese population.
This is a chronological listing of notable Japanese sexploitation films. The list includes film genres which employ sex and nudity as a main focus, such as pink film , Nikkatsu Roman Porno films, and Toei pinky violence. This list also includes articles on Japanese AVs adult videos. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.