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Title The secret : love, marriage, and HIV / Jennifer S. Hirsch... [et. al.].

Imprint Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, c2009.

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 Moore Stacks  GN480 .S43 2009    Available  ---
Description xiv, 301 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Contents From cultural traits to global processes: methods for a critical comparative ethnography -- Geography of desire: social space, sexual projects, and the organization of extramarital sex in rural Mexico / Jennifer S. Hirsch -- Gender inequality, infidelity, and the social risks of modern marriage in Nigeria / Daniel Jordan Smith -- Eaten ones fill and all stirred up: Doi Moi and the re-configuration of masculine sexual risk and men's extramarital sex in Vietnam / Harriet M. Phinney -- Whip him in the head with a stick! Marriage, male infidelity, and female confrontation among the Huli / Holly Wardlow -- Going public: modern wives , men's infidelity and marriage in East Central Uganda / Shanti Parikh -- Conclusion: "World enough and time": navigating opportunities and risks in the landscape of desire.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Marriage -- Cross-cultural studies.
Adultery -- Cross-cultural studies.
Marital conflict -- Cross-cultural studies.
Husbands -- Sexual behavior -- Cross-cultural studies.
HIV infections -- Cross-cultural studies.
Added Author Hirsch, Jennifer S.
ISBN 9780826516824 (cloth : alk. paper)
0826516823 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780826516831 (pbk.)
0826516831 (pbk.)