Sexual Cultures and Migration in the Era of AIDS: Anthropological and Demographic Perspectives

Sexual Cultures and Migration in the Era of AIDS: Anthropological and Demographic Perspectives

by Gilbert H. Herdt
     
 

Sexual Cultures and Migration in the Era of AIDS is the first demographic, anthropological study of what happens to sexual behavior and the rules of risk-taking in sexual encounters when people migrate from countryside to city, from one city to another, or from one country to another culture. It represents a milestone in the study of cross-cultural sexuality and

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Sexual Cultures and Migration in the Era of AIDS is the first demographic, anthropological study of what happens to sexual behavior and the rules of risk-taking in sexual encounters when people migrate from countryside to city, from one city to another, or from one country to another culture. It represents a milestone in the study of cross-cultural sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198292302
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/28/1997
Series:
International Studies in Demography Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.76(d)
Lexile:
1480L (what's this?)

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Committee on Human Demography, University of Chicago

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