AIDS, Culture, and Africa

Title

AIDS, Culture, and Africa

Files

Description

Edited by Douglas A. Feldman. Also includes three chapters by Douglas A. Feldman:

AIDS, culture,and Africa : the anthropological perspective

Attitudes toward HIV/AIDS among Zambian high school students

Conclusion : it's not just about AIDS--the underlying agenda to control HIV in Africa

ISBN

9780813032535

Publication Date

2008

Publication Information

Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2008.

xiv, 293 p. ; 25 cm.

Disciplines

Anthropology

Department

Anthropology

Comments

Located in Drake Library at: RA643.86.A35 A345 2008

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 of social proximity : accounting for societal-level behavior change / Kate MacIntyre and Carl Kendall -- Male circumcision in the AIDS era : new relevance of an old topic / Judith E. Brown -- Factors that influence Ivorian women's risk perception of STIs and HIV / Kim Longfield -- Courage, conquest, and condoms : harmful ideologies of masculinity and sexual encounters in Zambia in the time of HIV/AIDS / Anthony Simpson -- Attitudes toward HIV/AIDS among Zambian high school students / Douglas A. Feldman ... [et al.] --;Myths of science, myths of sex : homophobia and HIV vulnerability in Namibia / Robert Lorway -- HIV/AIDS prevention : strategies for improving prevention efforts in Africa / Elizabeth Onjoro Meassick -- Tugende Uganda : issues in defining "sex" and "sexual partners" in Africa / Susan McCombie and Ariela Eshel -- HIV/AIDS and the context of polygyny and other marital and sexual unions in Africa : implications for risk assessment and interventions / Teresa Swezey and Michele Teitlebaum -- Gender, poverty, and AIDS risk : case studies from rural Uganda / Charles B. Rwabukwali -- Culture in action : reactions to social responses to HIV/AIDS in Africa / Eleanor Preston-Whyte -- Conclusion : it's not just about AIDS--the underlying agenda to control HIV in Africa / Douglas A. Feldman.