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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


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


Prevention Strategies: Individualized and Bureaucratic Practices for Creating Modern Actors

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/9780199933617.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Health Psychology

The analytic focus shifts from narrative to practice in Prevention Strategies: Individualized and Bureaucratic Practices for Creating Modern Actors. The chapter begins with a discussion of the most ... More


HIV/AIDS and the Context of Polygyny and Other Marital and Sexual Unions In Africa: Implications for Risk Assessment and Interventions

Teresa Swezey and Michele Teitelbaum

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/9780813032535.003.0012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Ethical Issues and Debates

This chapter examines the implications of polygyny and other marital and sexual unions for HIV/AIDS risk assessment and interventions in Africa. It discusses the changing family structure in Uganda ... More


New Sources of Development Finance

A. B. Atkinson (ed.)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199278558
eISBN:
9780191601590
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199278555.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

As their Millennium Development Goals, world leaders have pledged by 2015 to halve the number of people living in extreme poverty and hunger, to achieve universal primary education, to reduce child ... More


Brazil's Response to the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: Integrating Prevention and Treatment

Elize Massard da Fonseca and Francisco I. Bastos

in Policy analysis in Brazil

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447306849
eISBN:
9781447310976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306849.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Civil society action in national policies in response to the AIDS epidemic since the 1980s, one of the prime examples of successful policy combining government capability and societal activism in ... More


The Sweetest Sex Possible … Under the Circumstances: The Everyday 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/9780199933617.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Health Psychology

The prescriptive ideal conveyed through everyday talk in Malawi is the focus of The Sweetest Sex Possible…Under the Circumstances. Founded on collective solutions to the problem of AIDS and multiple ... 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


Courage, Conquest, and Condoms: Harmful Ideologies of Masculinity and Sexual Encounters in Zambia in the Time of HIV/AIDS

Anthony Simpson

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/9780813032535.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Ethical Issues and Debates

This chapter examines how ideologies of masculinity and sexual encounters in Zambia lead to the rejection of condom use and the promotion of sexual risk-taking. This study draws upon research ... More


Renarrating Good Sex and Redirecting Prevention

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/9780199933617.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Health Psychology

Renarrating Good Sex. Redirecting Prevention identifies ways to improve the effectiveness of the current prevention policy and explores the economic and cultural forces that explain the widespread ... 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


“C’est Le Wake Up! Africa”: Two Case Studies of HIV/AIDS Edutainment Campaigns in Francophone Africa

Daniel B. Reed

in The Culture of AIDS in Africa: Hope and Healing Through Music and the Arts

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199744473
eISBN:
9780190268183
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199744473.003.0015
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter describes a pair of HIV/AIDS edutainment campaigns in Côte d’Ivoire. Though implemented in West Africa, both initiatives were initially researched and financed largely through ... More


Brand Research

W. Douglas Evans and Steven Chapman

in Social Marketing Research for Global Public Health: Methods and Technologies

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199757398
eISBN:
9780190226022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757398.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Brands build relationships between consumers and products, services, and organizations and can be applied to behaviors. Branding in social marketing is a growing practice and can be measured by the ... More


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