Researching AIDS, sexuality and gender : case studies of women in Kenyan universities /

The current HIV and AIDS regime has opened up unknown vistas in intellectual pursuits and knowledge creation. One such newly opened up area of research is studying HIV and AIDS in relation to gender issues. However, owing to the devastating nature of the epidemic, most studies tend to focus on women...

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Author / Creator:Kamau, Nyokabi.
Edition:2nd rev. ed.
Imprint:Limuru, Kenya : Zapf Chancery, 2013.
Description:1 online resource
Language:English
Series:UPCC book collections on Project MUSE. Global Cultural Studies.
Subject:AIDS (Disease) in women -- Kenya.
Women college teachers -- Diseases -- Kenya.
Women college teachers -- Sexual behavior -- Kenya.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- AIDS & HIV.
MEDICAL -- AIDS & HIV.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Gender Studies.
AIDS (Disease) in women.
Kenya.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11200536
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ISBN:9789966040541
9966040544
9789966040299
9966040293
9789966040558
9966040552
Notes:Title from PDF title page (viewed on July 19, 2013).
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary:The current HIV and AIDS regime has opened up unknown vistas in intellectual pursuits and knowledge creation. One such newly opened up area of research is studying HIV and AIDS in relation to gender issues. However, owing to the devastating nature of the epidemic, most studies tend to focus on women merely as an ""at risk"" population leaving aside the wider sociological dimensions that pertain to women's sexuality in general, issues of AIDS related stigma and discrimination and how it impacts on women's careers as economic contributors to society. The uniqueness of the present study lies in t.
Other form:Print version: Kamau, Nyokabi. Researching AIDS, Sexuality and Gender : Case Studies of Women in Kenyan Universities. Oxford : Zapf Chancery Publishers Africa Ltd., ©2013 9789966040299