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Sex, disease, and society

a comparative history of sexually transmitted diseases and HIV/AIDS in Asia and the Pacific

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia,
  • Pacific Area
    • Subjects:
    • Sexually transmitted diseases -- Asia -- History.,
    • Sexually transmitted diseases -- Pacific Area -- History.,
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Asia -- History.,
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Pacific Area -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-288) and index.

      Statementedited by Milton Lewis, Scott Bamber, Michael Waugh.
      SeriesContributions in medical studies,, no. 43
      ContributionsLewis, Milton James., Bamber, Scott., Waugh, M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA644.V4 S367 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 296 p. :
      Number of Pages296
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL989753M
      ISBN 100313294429
      LC Control Number96028065

        Researching the Borgias, Sarah Dunant learnt how syphilis took Europe by storm during the s, and the far reaching effects it's had ever since. Fri 17 May EDT. First published on Fri.   From the very beginning of the epidemic, AIDS was linked to punishment. Calls to punish people living with HIV—mostly stigmatized minorities—began before doctors had even settled on a name for the disease. Punishing Disease looks at how HIV was transformed from sickness to badness under the criminal law and investigates the consequences of inflicting .

      ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Syphilis and prostitution: a regulatory couplet in nineteenth-century France / Andrew Aisenberg --Passing the "Black Judgement": Swedish social policy on venereal disease in the early twentieth century / Anna Lundberg --"The shadow of contagion": gender, . Society and Premarital Sex QUESTION: Society and premarital sex - Where do I draw the line? ANSWER: When advising where to draw the line concerning premarital sex vs. just "fooling around," society needs to first grasp the definition and if any - the difference. First let's look at definitions according to the dictionary.

      Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are infections that are passed from one person to another through sexual contact. The causes of STDs are bacteria, parasites, and viruses. There are more than 20 types of STDs, including. Most STDs affect both men and women, but in many cases the health problems they cause can be more severe for women. Since , the Huntington’s Disease Society of America has committed more than $20 million to fund research, with the goal of finding effective treatments to slow Huntington’s disease. Our research efforts have helped to increase the number of scientists working on HD and have shed light on many of the complex biological mechanisms involved.


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