By Ida Susser

AIDS, intercourse, and Culture is a revealing exam of the effect the AIDS epidemic in Africa has had on ladies, in keeping with the author’s personal large ethnographic research.

  • based at the author's personal tale turning out to be up in South Africa
  • looks on the effect of social conservatism within the US on AIDS prevention programs
  • discussion of the studies of ladies in parts starting from Durban in KwaZulu Natal to rural settlements in Namibia and Botswana
  • includes a bankruptcy written by way of Sibongile Mkhize on the college of KwaZulu Natal who tells the tale of her personal family’s fight with AIDS

Show description

Read Online or Download AIDS, Sex, and Culture: Global Politics and Survival in Southern Africa PDF

Similar medical administration & policy books

The Tainted Gift: The Disease Method of Frontier Expansion (Native America: Yesterday and Today (Hardcover))

For the 1st time, an comprehensive student deals a painstakingly researched exam of the U.S.' involvement in planned disorder spreading between local peoples within the army conquest of the West. • Chapters targeting 4 fees of planned sickness spreading between local American peoples• a unprecedented choice of basic and oral assets, together with a lot that has just recently turn into on hand, that is helping offer a clearer photograph of the Federal campaigns for keep watch over of Western territories

Medikamentöse Therapie: Arzneimittellehre für Gesundheitsberufe (German Edition)

Pflegende haben täglich Umgang mit Arzneimitteln - sei es in einer Vorbereitung der Arzneimittelapplikation oder mit der Verabreichung selbst. Kompakte ArzneimittellehreKomprimiertes und praxisorientiertes NachschlagewerkDas runde Infopaket mit allen notwendigen Grundlagen und einer krankheitsbezogenen DarstellungAllgemeine und spezielle Arzneimittellehre in verständlicher FormWirkungsweise und Anwendungsmöglichkeiten von MedikamentenReaktionen im menschlichen Körper und NebenwirkungenNeuAnsprechendes, sehr lesefreundliches, 4-farbiges LayoutNeue Grafiken, Fotos und übersichtliche TabellenDas Glossar im Anhang erleichtert das Verständnis der Fachbegriffe

Business Engagement in Building Healthy Communities: Workshop Summary

Company Engagement in development fit groups is the precis of a workshop convened through the Institute of Medicine's Roundtable on inhabitants wellbeing and fitness development in July 2014 to contemplate the function of industrial in bettering inhabitants healthiness past the standard worksite well being and wellbeing and fitness promoting actions.

Why Are We Conscious?: A Scientist’s Take on Consciousness and Extrasensory Perception

There are large gaps in clinical conception. One, the contradiction among classical and quantum mechanics, is mentioned in lots of courses. the opposite, the whole failure to provide an explanation for why something made up of atoms (such as ourselves) will be wakeful, has little acknowledgement. the most thesis of this publication is that to be awake in any respect, you would like an subconscious brain.

Extra info for AIDS, Sex, and Culture: Global Politics and Survival in Southern Africa

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.86 of 5 – based on 27 votes