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Sexuality in the Time of AIDS: Contemporary Perspectives from Communities in India

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Overview

This volume presents and reviews a wide range of recent research on sexuality and sexual behaviours in India to better understand the patterns of risk among different sections of the Indian populace.

Participants in India's HIV/AIDS campaign now recognize that the epidemic has great complexities which have to be understood in its entirety in order to combat it.

The book contains three main components: an overview describing the HIV epidemic in India and the public and the non-governmental approaches; perspectives from communities and population sectors on premarital, marital and extra marital sexuality and the risk of transmission; and the lessons learnt in terms of research methodology and the development of new approaches to HIV/AIDS.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780761998044
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  • Publication date: 3/1/2004
  • Pages: 431
  • Product dimensions: 5.60 (w) x 8.60 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction - Ravi Verma et al
The Time of AIDS in India
PART ONE: PREMARITAL SEXUALITY
Sexual Behaviours of Street Boys and Male Sex Workers in Bangalore - Jayashree Ramakrishna et al
Traditional Protection for Adolescent Girls and Sexual Risk - Geeta Sodhi et al
Results of Research and Intervention from an Urban Community in New Delhi
Public Social Reputation vs Private Sexual Risk for Young Women in a Rural Area in Gujarat - Anupa Mehta et al
College Men, Sexual Knowledge and Pornography in Pune - Hemant Apte
PART TWO: MARITAL AND EXTRAMARITAL SEXUALITY
The Evolution of Marital Relationships and Sexual Risk in an Urban Slum Community in Mumbai - Shubhada Maitra and Stephen L Schensul
Sexuality and Sexual Behaviours in Rural India - Ravi K Verma and Hemkhothang Lhungdim
Evidence from a Five State Study
Brothels and Brothel Clients in Pune City - Susmita Bhattacharya
Men Who Have Sex with Men - Vinay Kulkarni et al
A Study in Urban Western Maharashtra
Married Women in Extramarital Relationships in a Rural Area of Gujarat - Aruna Lakhani et al
PART THREE: SEXUAL PROBLEMS AND PREVENTION
Male Sexual Health Problems in Mumbai - Ravi K Verma and Stephen L Schensul
Cultural Constructs that Present Opportunities for HIV/AIDS Risk Education
Non-Marital Sex and Sexual Health Problems in Rural Gujarat - Archana Joshi et al
Sexual Risk Behaviour and Condom Use in Orissa - Martine Collumbien and Braj Das
Telling Stories - Sudha Sivaram et al
Narrative Scenarios to Assess Sexual Norms for a HIV Prevention Study in Chennai, India
PART FOUR: LESSONS LEARNED
Variations in Sexual Behaviour in the Time of AIDS - Ravi K Verma et al
Multi-method Approaches to Research on Sexuality in the Time of AIDS - Ravi K Verma et al
Guidelines for Policy-Making and Interventions in the Time of AIDS - Jayashree Ramakrishna et al
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