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Author Nack, Adina, 1972-

Title Damaged goods? : women living with incurable sexually transmitted diseases / Adina Nack
Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 249 pages)
Contents Mixing morality with medicine -- Sexual invincibility -- STD anxiety -- The immoral patient -- Damaged goods -- Sexual healing -- Reintegrating the sexual self -- From personal tragedies to social change
Summary How living with a chronic, stigmatizing, and contagious disease transforms women's lives
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-241) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Herpes genitalis -- Social aspects.
Papillomavirus diseases -- Social aspects.
Sexually transmitted diseases -- Social aspects.
Women -- Diseases -- Social aspects.
Chronic Disease -- psychology.
Sexual Behavior.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- psychology.
United States.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007050273
ISBN 1281973254
1592137091 (electronic bk.)
9781592137091 (electronic bk.)