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Help as a Vehicle to Reconciliation, With Particular Reference to Help for Extreme Health Needs

Jeffrey D. Fisher, Arie Nadler, Jessica S. Little, and Tamar Saguy

in The Social Psychology of Intergroup Reconciliation

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195300314
eISBN:
9780199868698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195300314.003.0020
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter examines how the provision of medical assistance across borders during times of medical emergency (i.e., the AIDS epidemic in Sub-Saharan Africa) can improve relations between donor and ... More


Supporting Voice in Women Living with HIV/AIDS

Rosanna F. DeMarco

in Silencing the Self Across Cultures: Depression and Gender in the Social World

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195398090
eISBN:
9780199776900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195398090.003.0017
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter describes the ways in which self-silencing theory can be used to understand the experiences of women in inner-city Boston living with HIV/AIDS. The author discusses how the ... More


Life (Evaluation), HIV/AIDS, and Death in Africa

Angus Deaton, Jane Fortson, and Robert Tortora

in International Differences in Well-Being

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199732739
eISBN:
9780199776887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732739.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter uses data from the Gallup World Poll and from the Demographic and Health Surveys to investigate how subjective well-being (SWB) is affected by mortality in sub-Saharan Africa, including ... More


History, Narrative, and Sexual Identity: Gay Liberation and Postwar Movements for Sexual Freedom in the United States

Benjamin Shepard

in The Story of Sexual Identity: Narrative Perspectives on the Gay and Lesbian Life Course

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195326789
eISBN:
9780199870356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326789.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter reviews competing narratives of queer sexuality during the postwar years. It begins with the intermingling Cold War red and lavender scares over communism and sexual perversion, ... More


In the Beginning: American Boyhood and the Life Stories of Gay Men

Bertram J. Cohler

in The Story of Sexual Identity: Narrative Perspectives on the Gay and Lesbian Life Course

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195326789
eISBN:
9780199870356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326789.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter discusses the impact of the American “boy code” from the boy books of the 19th century to the present time on the current representations of boyhood in the accounts of men ... More


Too Much of a Good Thing? Foreign Aid and Pathological Altruism

Guruprasad Madhavan and Barbara Oakley

in Pathological Altruism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199738571
eISBN:
9780199918669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199738571.003.0164
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Altruism and emotional contagion have a powerful capacity to mobilize financial and humanitarian aid to impoverished nations. Although external economic assistance has been helpful for many ... More


Modernizing Sexuality: U.S. HIV Prevention in Sub-Saharan Africa

Anne Esacove

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199933617
eISBN:
9780190610814
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199933617.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Health Psychology

Stepping outside of the normal boundaries of HIV scholarship, Modernizing Sexuality shows how Western idealizations of normative sexuality and the power of modernity come together in U.S. prevention ... More


Tracing the Story of AIDS: An Introduction to Narrative, “African” AIDS and the U.S. Prevention Response

Anne Esacove

in Modernizing Sexuality: U.S. HIV Prevention in Sub-Saharan Africa

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199933617
eISBN:
9780190610814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199933617.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Health Psychology

The Introduction provides an overview of the historical, epidemiological, and theoretical underpinnings of U.S. HIV-prevention policy in sub-Saharan Africa and Malawi, specifically, as well of the ... More


Embodied Risk: Gender, Modernity, and Tradition

Anne Esacove

in Modernizing Sexuality: U.S. HIV Prevention in Sub-Saharan Africa

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199933617
eISBN:
9780190610814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199933617.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Health Psychology

Embodied Risk. Gender, Modernity, and Tradition introduces the risk narratives conveyed in official U.S. policy, as well as in prevention industry and everyday discourses in Malawi. These narratives ... More


Love Matches: The Policy Prescription for “Good” Sex

Anne Esacove

in Modernizing Sexuality: U.S. HIV Prevention in Sub-Saharan Africa

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199933617
eISBN:
9780190610814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199933617.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Health Psychology

Offering a novel conceptual form of narrative, Love Matches. The Policy Prescription for “Good” Sex explicates the idealized blueprint for prevention conveyed in U.S. policy discourse. This rarely ... More


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