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Masculinity and HIV/AIDS Prevention: Heterosexually Active Men as the “Forgotten Group”?

Shari L. Dworkin

in Men at Risk: Masculinity, Heterosexuality and HIV Prevention

Published in print:
1942
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781479806454
eISBN:
9781479819683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479806454.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Drawing upon and defining a sex-gender-sexuality framework, Chapter 1 explores why an analysis of men and masculinities have been historically omitted from science-based HIV prevention interventions. ... More


Love, Sex, and Power Revisited: The Integration of a Gendered Context in HIV Prevention among Latinas

Monica D. Ulibarri, Anita Raj, and Hortensia Amaro

in HIV Prevention with Latinos: Theory, Research, and Practice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199764303
eISBN:
9780199950232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764303.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This chapter provides a review of the conceptual and empirical work on HIV prevention specific to Latinas that has developed since Hortensia Amaro’s article, “Love, Sex, and Power” was published in ... More


Men at Risk: Masculinity, Heterosexuality and HIV Prevention

Shari Dworkin

Published in print:
1942
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781479806454
eISBN:
9781479819683
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479806454.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Although the first AIDS cases were attributed to men having sex with men, over 70 percent of HIV infections worldwide are now estimated to occur through sex between women and men. In Men at Risk, ... More


Workplace Interventions for STD and HIV/AIDS Prevention

Eileen Stillwaggon

in AIDS and the Ecology of Poverty

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780195169270
eISBN:
9780199783427
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195169271.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter examines workplace HIV/AIDS programs as an example of the limitations of global AIDS policy. It discusses practical, political, philosophical, and economic problems with workplace HIV ... More


HIV prevention programmes: an overview

Steffanie A Strathdee, Marie-Louise Newell, Francisco Inacio Bastos, and Thomas L Patterson

in The HIV Pandemic: Local and Global Implications

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199237401
eISBN:
9780191723957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237401.003.0005
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter provides a brief overview of interventions aimed at the general population and populations at high risk of HIV infection. Its focus is primarily in prevention of ... More


HIV Prevention Interventions with Puerto Rican Injection Drug Users

Lisa de Saxe Zerden, Luz Marilis López, and Lena Lundgren

in HIV Prevention with Latinos: Theory, Research, and Practice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199764303
eISBN:
9780199950232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764303.003.0019
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This chapter reviews existing research to identify key socioeconomic and cultural factors that need to be acknowledged when developing HIV prevention efforts aimed at Puerto Rican injection drug ... More


HIV/AIDS Prevention: Strategies for Improving Prevention Efforts in Africa

Elizabeth Onjoro Meassick

in AIDS, Culture, and Africa

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032535
eISBN:
9780813039305
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032535.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Ethical Issues and Debates

This chapter examines the constraints hindering HIV/AIDS prevention in Africa. It analyses the reasons behind program failures and lists components for successful HIV/AIDS prevention strategies. It ... More


Transnational Religious Networks Encounter Community Realities: HIV Prevention in Zambia1

Amy S. Patterson

in Strings Attached: AIDS and the Rise of Transnational Connections in Africa

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780197265680
eISBN:
9780191771910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265680.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This chapter analyses the disjuncture between the Abstinence and Be Faithful (AB) programmes of HIV prevention supported by many transnational FBOs and funded by PEPFAR, and the implementation of ... More


Implications of Economic Evaluations for National HIV Prevention Policy Makers

David R. Holtgrave and Steven D. Pinkerton

in Quantitative Evaluation of HIV Prevention Programs

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300087512
eISBN:
9780300128222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300087512.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Policy makers in federal, state, local, and community levels that are involved in HIV prevention planning require answers to key questions so that their decisions are based on scientifically sound ... More


Effective HIV Prevention in Schools

Laura Hopson

in The School Practitioner’s Concise Companion to Health and Well Being

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195370591
eISBN:
9780199893508
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195370591.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

The prevalence of HIV/AIDS among adolescents and young adults indicates a great need to reduce sexual risk behaviors among American youth. This chapter discusses evidence-based HIV prevention ... More


“HIV Stops with Me”: The Repolarization of Post-AIDS HIV Prevention

Trevor Hoppe

in Punishing Disease: HIV and the Criminalization of Sickness

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520291584
eISBN:
9780520965300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520291584.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

When the CDC announced its new priorities for HIV prevention in 2003, many public health advocates were alarmed—where were the condoms? This announcement came on the heels of a growing sentiment ... More


Cost-effectiveness of HIV/AIDS Interventions

Markus Haacker

in The Economics of the Global Response to HIV/AIDS

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198718048
eISBN:
9780191787461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718048.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

The chapter develops a forward-looking analysis of the cost-effectiveness of HIV prevention interventions, taking into account HIV transmission dynamics and spending commitments implied by new HIV ... More


Reducing HIV Sexual Risk for Latino Adolescents: An Ecodevelopmental Perspective

Antonia M. Villarruel, Vincent Guilamo-Ramos, and Jose Bauermeister

in HIV Prevention with Latinos: Theory, Research, and Practice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199764303
eISBN:
9780199950232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764303.003.0015
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

In this chapter we describe some of the key structural-environmental factors that influence adolescent risk behavior. We utilize an ecodevelopmental framework to present an overview of issues ... More


Difficult Choices, Urgent Needs: Optimal Investment in HIV Prevention Programs

Margaret L. Brandeau

in Quantitative Evaluation of HIV Prevention Programs

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300087512
eISBN:
9780300128222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300087512.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter presents models for cost effectiveness and allocation of HIV prevention resources. It considers two problems: the optimal investment problem and the resource allocation problem. Both ... More


Combination Prevention

Peter Piot

in AIDS Between Science and Politics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166263
eISBN:
9780231538770
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166263.003.0007
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter discusses the combination of interventions to stop the spread of HIV—in other words “combination prevention.” Combination prevention requires simultaneous action on several fronts. This ... More


The Neglected Role of Community Narratives in Culturally Anchored Prevention and Public Policy

Hirokazu Yoshikawa and Maria A. Ramos Olazagasti

in Empowering Settings and Voices for Social Change

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195380576
eISBN:
9780199864508
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380576.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter outlines some of the ways in which a community narrative perspective can enrich culturally anchored work, using examples from three studies related to HIV prevention, welfare-to-work ... More


Making Race and Gender Visible in Brazil’s HIV/AIDS Epidemic: Policy, Advocacy, and Research

Kia Lilly Caldwell

in Health Equity in Brazil: Intersections of Gender, Race, and Policy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780252040986
eISBN:
9780252099533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040986.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Brazil has been long considered a global leader in HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment; however, little is known about the effectiveness of these prevention and treatment efforts for the Afro-Brazilian ... More


Optimal HIV/AIDS Spending Allocations

Markus Haacker

in The Economics of the Global Response to HIV/AIDS

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198718048
eISBN:
9780191787461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718048.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter discusses the design of optimal HIV/AIDS responses. It traces the evolving meaning of ‘combination HIV prevention’ and the perspectives introduced under the UNAIDS ‘investment ... More


Gay Men, Syphilis, and HIV: The Biological Impact of Social Stress

Frederick R. Bloom, Jami S. Leichliter, David K. Whittier, and Janet W. Mcgrath

in AIDS, Culture, and Gay Men

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034317
eISBN:
9780813039312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034317.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

Responses to sexually transmitted diseases have included considerable efforts by governments, communities, individuals, health care advocates, and public health systems. In the past twenty years, ... More


Overview of HIV Prevention Programs in Developing Countries

Michael H. Merson and Julia M. Dayton

in Quantitative Evaluation of HIV Prevention Programs

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300087512
eISBN:
9780300128222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300087512.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter provides an overview of the epidemiology of HIV infection and evaluates HIV programs in developing countries. It first reports recent estimates of the extent of HIV infection and AIDS ... More


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