Damaged Goods?: Women Living with Incurable Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Damaged Goods?: Women Living with Incurable Sexually Transmitted Diseases

by Adina Nack
     
 

ISBN-10: 1592137083

ISBN-13: 9781592137084

Pub. Date: 06/28/2008

Publisher: Temple University Press


About the Author:
Adina Nack is Associate Professor of Sociology at California Lutheran University  See more details below

Overview


About the Author:
Adina Nack is Associate Professor of Sociology at California Lutheran University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592137084
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Publication date:
06/28/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
663,721
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Mixing morality with medicine 1

Ch. 2 Sexual invincibility 22

Ch. 3 STD anxiety 48

Ch. 4 The immoral patient 65

Ch. 5 Damaged goods 86

Ch. 6 Sexual healing 103

Ch. 7 Reintegrating the sexual self 129

Ch. 8 From personal tragedies to social change 157

App. A Gaining entree - an auto-ethnographic foundation 193

App. B Research methodology 201

App. C Demographic characteristics of participants 209

Notes 215

Glossary 219

References 233

Index 243

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