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

Paperback

Current price is , Original price is $27.95. You
Select a Purchase Option (New Edition)
  • purchase options
    $22.36 $27.95 Save 20% Current price is $22.36, Original price is $27.95. You Save 20%.
  • purchase options

Overview

Damaged Goods?: Women Living with Incurable Sexually Transmitted Diseases


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: 1,344,504
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


Acknowledgements     ix
Mixing Morality with Medicine     1
Sexual Invincibility     22
STD Anxiety     48
The Immoral Patient     65
Damaged Goods     86
Sexual Healing     103
Reintegrating the Sexual Self     129
From Personal Tragedies to Social Change     157
Gaining Entree-an Auto-Ethnographic Foundation     193
Research Methodology     201
Demographic Characteristics of Participants     209
Notes     215
Glossary     219
References     233
Index     243

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews