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Title Sexual cultures in East Asia : the social construction of sexuality and sexual risk in a time of AIDS / edited by Evelyne Micollier
Published London ; New York : RoutledgeCurzon, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 279 pages)
Series RoutledgeCurzon--IIAS Asian studies series
RoutledgeCurzon--IIAS Asian studies series.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; Introduction by Evelyne Micollier; Social Significance of Commercial Sex work: Implicitly Shaping a Sexual Culture?; Three 'Red Light Districts' in China; Japanese Sex Workers: Between Choice and Coercion; Dutiful Daughters and Temporary Wives: Economic Dependency on Commercial Sex in Vietnam; What is Known about Gender, the Constructs of Sexuality and Dictates of Behaviour in Vietnam as a Confucian and Socialist Society and their Impact on the Risk of HIV/AIDS Epidemic; The Broken Women of Cambodia
Summary Using case studies from East and Southeast Asia, this book examines sexuality and AIDS-related sexual risk in the context of Asian cultures
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects -- East Asia.
Prostitutes -- East Asia -- Social conditions.
Prostitution -- East Asia.
Sexual health -- East Asia.
Form Electronic book
Author Micollier, Evelyne.
LC no. 2003046552
ISBN 0203496574 (electronic bk.)
9780203496572 (electronic bk.)