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Title Culture, society and sexuality : a reader / edited by Richard Parker and Peter Aggleton
Edition Second edition
Published London : UCL Press, 1999


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Description xv, 483 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Series Social aspects of AIDS
Social aspects of AIDS.
Contents Sexual matters : on conceptualizing sexuality in history / Robert A. Padgug -- Sexual scripts / William Simon and John H. Gagnon -- Anthropology rediscovers sexuality : a theroetical comment / Carole S. Vance -- 'Gender' for a Marxist dictionary : the sexual politics of a word / Donna J. Haraway -- 'That we should all turn queer?' : homosexual stigma in the making of manhood and the breaking of a revolution in Nicaragua / Roger N. Lancaster -- Discourse, desire and sexual deviance : some problems in a history of homosexuality / Jeffrey Weeks -- Thinking sex : notes for a radical theory of politics of sexuality / Gayle S. Rubin -- 'The unclean motion of the generative parts' : frameworks in western thought on sexuality / Robert W. Connell and Gary W. Dowsett -- Compulsory heterosexuality and lesbian existence / Adrienne Rich -- The hijras of India : cultural and individual dimensions of an institutionalized third gender role / Serena Nanda -- Capitalism and gay identity / John D'Emilio -- 'Within four walls' : Brazilian sexual culture and HIV/AIDS / Richard Parker -- Silences : 'Hispanics', AIDS and sexual practices / Ana Maria Alonso and Maria Teresa Koreck -- HIV, Heroin and heterosexual relations / Stephanie Kane -- Prostitution viewed cross-culturally : toward recontextualizing sex work in AIDS intervention research / Barbara O. de Zalduondo -- Sexual diversity, cultural analysis and AIDS education in Brazil / Richard Parker -- Sexuality, identity and community : the experience of MESMAC / Katie Deverell and Alan Prout -- AIDS, homophobia and biomedical discourse : an epidemic of signification / Paula Treichler -- Inventing 'African AIDS' / Cindy Patton -- Safer sex as community practice / Simon Watney -- Sexual culture, HIV transmission and AIDS research / Richard G. Parker, Gilbert Herdt and Manuel Carballo -- Mapping terra incognita : sex research for AIDS prevention, an urgent agenda for the 1990s / Ralph Bolton -- Feminist methodology and young people's sexuality / Janet Holland ... [et al.]
Analysis Sex -- Social aspects
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject AIDS (Disease)
Gender identity.
Sex customs.
Sex role.
Sex -- Social aspects.
Autoimmune Diseases [MESH]
Autoimmune Diseases.
HIV Infections -- psychology [MESH]
HIV Infections -- psychology.
Sexual Behavior [MESH]
Sexual Behavior.
Author Aggleton, Peter.
Parker, Richard G. (Richard Guy), 1956-
LC no. 2002483615
ISBN 1857288106
1857288114 (paperback)