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Title Framing the sexual subject : the politics of gender, sexuality, and power / edited by Richard Parker, Regina Maria Barbosa, and Peter Aggleton.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2000.

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Description 1 online resource (x, 271 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Bodyplay : corporeality in a discursive silence / Gary W. Dowsett -- Masculinity in Indonesia : genders, sexualities, and identities in a changing society / Dédé Oetomo -- Male homosexuality and seropositivity : the construction of social identities in Brazil / Veriano Terto Jr. -- Sexual rights : inventing a concept, mapping an international practice / Rosalind P. Petchesky -- Cross-national perspectives on gender and power / Purnima Mane and Peter Aggleton -- Gender stereotypes and power relations : unacknowledged risks for STDs in Argentina / Mónica Gogna and Silvina Ramos -- AIDS, medicine, and moral panic in the Philippines / Michael L. Tan -- Survival sex and HIV/AIDS in an African city / Eleanor Preston-Whyte [and others] -- Cultural regulation, self-regulation, and sexuality : a psycho-cultural model of HIV risks in Latino gay men / Rafael M. Diaz -- Gendered scripts and the sexual scene : promoting sexual subjects among Brazilian teenagers / Vera Paiva -- Afterword : the production of knowledge on sexuality in the AIDS era-some issues, opportunities, and challenges / Carlos F. Cáceres.
Summary This collection brings together the work of writers from a range of disciplines and cultural traditions to explore the social and political dimensions of sexuality and sexual experience.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Sex -- Political aspects -- Cross-cultural studies.
Sex role -- Political aspects -- Cross-cultural studies.
Power (Social sciences) -- Cross-cultural studies.
AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Civil rights -- Cross-cultural studies.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Cross-cultural studies.
Added Author Parker, Richard G. (Richard Guy), 1956-
Barbosa, Regina Maria.
Aggleton, Peter.
Other Form: Print version: Framing the sexual subject. Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2000 0520218361 (DLC) 99038466 (OCoLC)41951178
ISBN 9780520922754 (electronic bk.)
0520922751 (electronic bk.)
0585277133 (electronic bk.)
9780585277134 (electronic bk.)
0520218361 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0520218388 (pbk. ; alk. paper)