Robert Wyrod's AIDS and Masculinity in the African City: Privilege, PDF

By Robert Wyrod

ISBN-10: 0520286685

ISBN-13: 9780520286689

ISBN-10: 0520286693

ISBN-13: 9780520286696

AIDS has been a devastating plague in a lot of sub-Saharan Africa, but the long term implications for gender and sexuality are only emerging. AIDS and Masculinity within the African City tackles this factor head on and examines how AIDS has altered the methods masculinity is lived in Uganda—a kingdom referred to as Africa’s nice AIDS luck tale. in keeping with a decade of ethnographic examine in an city slum group within the capital Kampala, this publication unearths the endurance of masculine privilege within the age of AIDS and the results such privilege has for battling AIDS around the African continent.

Show description

Read or Download AIDS and Masculinity in the African City: Privilege, Inequality, and Modern Manhood PDF

Best gender studies books

Get We Will Be Heard: Women's Struggles for Political Power in PDF

In we'll Be Heard, famous political scientist Jo Freeman chronicles the struggles of ladies within the usa for political energy. so much in their tales are little-known, yet Freeman's compelling portrait of girls operating for swap reminds us that ladies have by no means been silent within the political opinions of the country.

Afaf Lutfi al-Sayyid Marsot's Women and Men in Late Eighteenth-Century Egypt (Modern PDF

Within the past due eighteenth century, decentralized and chaotic executive in Egypt allowed ladies a freedom of motion that has now not been equaled till contemporary occasions. Delving widely into archival resources, Afaf Marsot offers the 1st finished photo of women's prestige and possibilities during this interval.

Download e-book for iPad: Reading, Feminism, and Spirituality: Troubling the Waves by Dawn Llewellyn

Via unique interviews and learn, Llewellyn makes use of spirituality to discover new commonalities among the second one and 3rd feminist waves, and sacred and secular reviews. Her full of life procedure highlights the significance of analyzing cultures in feminist experiences, connecting women's voices throughout generations, literary practices, and religions.

Marisa Silvestri,Chris Crowther-Dowey's Gender and Crime: A Human Rights Approach (Key Approaches to PDF

This booklet is a finished and important creation to the sector of gender and crime, re-thinking the main issues and debates inside a human rights framework. Integrating empirical, theoretical and policy-related fabric, this Second Edition has been considerably up to date, and now contains; complete attention of the 2010-2015 Coalition executive and its influence on gender and crime inside of England and Wales a brand new bankruptcy touching on criminological idea to gender and crime a brand new bankruptcy discussing the background of gender and crime a brand new bankruptcy analysing modern matters in gender and crime in a globalised international absolutely up-to-date studying positive factors together with; bankruptcy Overviews, keyword phrases, examine Questions, bankruptcy Summaries, Key extra Readings and a thesaurus.

Additional resources for AIDS and Masculinity in the African City: Privilege, Inequality, and Modern Manhood

Sample text

Download PDF sample

AIDS and Masculinity in the African City: Privilege, Inequality, and Modern Manhood by Robert Wyrod

by Jeff

Rated 4.35 of 5 – based on 17 votes