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Culture and AIDS

Culture and AIDS

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects.,
  • Ethnology.,
  • Anthropology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Douglas A. Feldman.
    ContributionsFeldman, Douglas A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA644.A25 C84 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 216 p. ;
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1870544M
    ISBN 100275931897
    LC Control Number90030003

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    Human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) is a spectrum of conditions caused by infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Following initial infection a person may not notice any symptoms, or may experience a brief period of influenza-like illness. Typically, this is followed by a prolonged period with no cations: Opportunistic infections, tumors.   University Press of Florida Book: AIDS, Culture, and Africa. Contributors: Edited by Douglas A. Feldman. ISBN Numbers: Subject(s): Anthropology.

      "AIDS, Culture, and Gay Men addresses the urgent need for research on HIV and the behaviors of men who have sex with men. Based on studies in the U.S., Australia, Greece, and Belgium, the authors provide ethnographic, epidemiological, biological, and historical data and cover issues of risk, ethics, language, and the nature of evidence, all directed at developing effective forms of. Learners will identify elements of cultural differences found in picture books about children in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and minority groups in North America. They will also identify one difference they can celebrate in some way, such as the fun or expediency of doing a common task in a different way or seeing the beauty of a different style.


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Culture and AIDS is written almost entirely by anthropologists and represents the interest of dozens of anthropologists and represents the anthropologists' interest in AIDS related research and activities.

Thirteen essays explore the social and cultural context of AIDS related behavior and clarify key domains in AIDS and the social by: The traditional emphasis in HIV/AIDS research within gay communities has focused on sexual behavior and psychological issues.

Yet to better understand the social and cultural dimensions of the disease, and to halt the spread of HIV, it is essential to recognize and understand the culture of MSM. The Culture of AIDS in Africa enters into the many worlds of expression brought forth across this vast continent by the ravaging presence of HIV/AIDS.

Africans and non-Africans, physicians and social scientists, journalists and documentarians share here a common and essential interest in understanding creative expression in crushing and uncertain times.5/5(2).

Let’s talk about your next book. This is Randy Shilts’s And The Band Played On (), about the early Aids epidemic. Randy was a San Francisco Chronicle newspaper reporter and knew the gay community well. He saw the Aids epidemic evolving. He was concerned because his friends were infected and some of them were dying.

AIDS, Culture, and Africa examines such key issues as HIV transmission, condom use, sexual patterns, male circumcision, political factors, gender, poverty, and behavioral change.

It features the research of those working in different countries in Africa, with different communities within those countries, and with different age, class, religious.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vi, pages ; 25 cm: Contents: Introduction: culture and AIDS / Douglas A. Feldman --AIDS in cultural, historic, and epidemiologic context / S.C. McCombie --The sick role, stigma, and pollution: the case of AIDS / Michael D. Quam --Assessing viral, parasitic, and sociocultural cofactors affecting HIV-1 transmission in.

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Please be patient. The Culture of AIDS in Africaenters into the many worlds of expression brought forth across this vast continent by the ravaging presence of HIV/AIDS.

Africans and non-Africans, physicians and social scientists, journalists and documentarians share here a common and essential interest in understanding creative expression in crushing and.

AIDS, Sex, and Culture is a revealing examination of the impact the AIDS epidemic in Africa has had on women, based on the author’s own extensive ethnographic research. based on the author's own story growing up in South Africa; looks at the impact of social conservatism in the US on AIDS prevention programs.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages ; 25 cm: Contents: AIDS, culture, and Africa: the anthropological perspective / Douglas A. Feldman --Confounding conventional wisdom: the Ju/'hoansi and HIV/AIDS / Richard B.

Lee and Ida Susser --Gendered responses to living with AIDS: case studies in Rwanda / Ruth Kornfield and Stella Babalola --A theory. The onslaught of HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa provides an unparalleled opportunity to examine the complex relationship between culture and disease (Airhihenbuwa & Webster ).Culture was invoked early in the epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa to explain the spread of HIV in the heterosexual population at a time when infection was predominantly spread in the developed world amongst Cited by:   InVH1 suggested that pop culture in America had dealt with the arrival of HIV and AIDS in five stages: silence ( to ), fear ( to Author: Ashley Fetters.

Mom writes children’s book about hearing aids: Max and His Hearing Aids Published by Kirsten Brackett at July 5, Emily Mikoski, mother of Max, author of Max and His Hearing Aids, wrote a children’s book based off of her son’s experiences to provide a resource for families who are in the midst of their child’s hearing : Kirsten Brackett.

At the end ofsome million people were living with HIV/AIDS worldwide, andpeople died from AIDS-related illnesses that year, according to. The title Surviving and Thriving comes from a book written in by and for people with AIDS that insisted people could live with AIDS, not just die from it.

Jennifer Brier, the exhibition curator, explains that “centering the experience of people with AIDS in the exhibition allows us to see how critical they were, and continue to be, in. In Culture and Sexual Risk: Anthropological Perspectives on AIDS, Han ten Brummelhuis and Gilbert Herdt provide the intense examination of sexual risk and its cultural configurations heretofore missing from the AIDS literature.

The chapters on Western gay men speak to the pressing methodological, conceptual, and theoretical needs in HIV / AIDS research and also the understanding and. "AIDS and Masculinity in the African City will be of great interest to anthropologists, sociologists, gender scholars and global/public health practitioners, but the book is also a compelling must-read for people concerned with and interested in urban ethnography, HIV/AIDS, feminist theory and masculinities."—Centre for Medical Humanities.

" AIDS, Culture, and Gay Men addresses the urgent need for research on HIV and the behaviors of men who have sex with men. Based on studies in the U.S., Australia, Greece, and Belgium, the authors provide ethnographic, epidemiological, biological, and historical data and cover issues of risk, ethics, language, and the nature of evidence, all directed at developing effective forms of.

A Vibrant, Elegiac Novel of the AIDS Pandemic That Shouldn’t Be Forgotten and ’s “Kaye Wayfaring in ‘Avenged,’ ” a book of linked She has grown alienated from the queer Author: Michael Lapointe. For a few years, many peoplethose who might these days be called a “self-satisfied liberal elite” (or something like that)believed that the arguments in Edward Said’s book Orientalism were becoming generally accepted.

Put broadly, Said argued that our conceptions of cultural and historical differences between “the West” and “the East” are produced by European.

Culture and Sexual Risk book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Brummelhuis and Herdt provide an intense examination of sexual ris /5(2).This book enters into the many worlds of expression brought forth across Africa by the ravaging presence of HIV/AIDS.

Africans and non-Africans, physicians and social scientists, journalists and documentarians share here a common and essential interest in understanding creative expression in crushing and uncertain times.

Chapters investigate and engage the social networks, power relationships.AIDS, Sex, and Culture is a revealing examination of the impact the AIDS epidemic in Africa has had on women, based on the author’s own extensive ethnographic research.

based on the author's own story growing up in South Africa looks at the impact of social conservatism in the US on AIDS prevention programs discussion of the experiences of women in areas ranging from Durban in KwaZulu Natal Reviews: 1.