Youths Living with HIV: Self-Evident Truths / Edition 1

Youths Living with HIV: Self-Evident Truths / Edition 1

by John Dececco, Phd, G Cajetan Luna
     
 

ISBN-10: 1560239042

ISBN-13: 9781560239048

Pub. Date: 06/28/1997

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

In this enlightening book, you'll explore the life struggles and adaptations leading up to and following HIV infection in young Americans. The cases presented in Youths Living with HIV envisage a variety of experiences of youths living with HIV and AIDS, including individuals of different races, of each gender, and of different sexual preferences. This discussion of…  See more details below

Overview

In this enlightening book, you'll explore the life struggles and adaptations leading up to and following HIV infection in young Americans. The cases presented in Youths Living with HIV envisage a variety of experiences of youths living with HIV and AIDS, including individuals of different races, of each gender, and of different sexual preferences. This discussion of the private "troubles" and experiences of youths helps you understand and identify dependent and larger public issues surrounding HIV infection and AIDS, and demonstrates the need for comprehensive and targeted intervention and preventive measures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560239048
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/28/1997
Series:
Haworth Gay and Lesbian Studies Series
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Contents
Acknowledgments

  • Introduction
  • “Famous Runaway”: Jose
  • “All These Personal Stories”: Jack
  • “Looking for a Friend”: Joshua
  • “Making Up for Lost Time”: David
  • “The Courage to Heal”: Marie
  • “That Will Be Extra”: Ethan
  • “Better and in a Different Way”: Jared
  • “Use the System to My Advantage”: Lisa
  • “My Track Record”: Mark
  • “A Different Future”: Ana
  • “Everything Will Fall into Place”: Rose
  • Discussion
  • Conclusions
  • Afterword: “Sail Forth to Seek and Find”: Andy
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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