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Youth sexuality in the context of HIV/AIDS in South Africa

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Youth -- South Africa -- Sexual behavior.,
    • AIDS (Disease),
    • HIV infections.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementKarl Peltzer, Supa Pengpid and Teresa-Ann B. Mashego.
      ContributionsPengpid, Supa., Mashego, Teresa-Ann B.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ27 .P45 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3419622M
      ISBN 101594548706
      LC Control Number2005036129

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Youth sexuality in the context of HIV/AIDS in South Africa by Peltzer, Karl Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Youth sexuality in the context of HIV/AIDS in South Africa. [Karl Peltzer; Supa Pengpid; Teresa-Ann Youth sexuality in the context of HIV/AIDS in South Africa book Mashego] -- Dowsett () notes that by far, the vast majority of non-biomedical research on HIV/AIDS has been behavioural research, usually by survey methods, counting people's sex acts, partners, preferences.

This second edition of the book provides up-to-date information on new drugs, new proven HIV prevention interventions, a new chapter on positive prevention, and current HIV epidemiology.

This definitive text covers all aspects of HIV/AIDS in South Africa, from basic science to medicine, sociology, economics and politics. Samantha, Matondi and David (all pseudonyms) come from three different socio-economic secondary schools in Durban, South Africa.

Their words form part of an exploratory study conducted to explore the meanings that young adults give to gender and sexuality in the context of HIV/AIDS (Pattman and Bhana, ).These young adults above (aged 16 turning 17) are located in Cited by:   9.

Cultural Practices, Gender and HIV/AIDS: A Study of Young Women's Sexual Positioning in the Context of HIV/AIDS in South Africa: Marit Petersen, Part IV: HIV/AIDS Educational Research: Epistemological and Methodological Implications, Afterword: Towards a Hermeneutic Understanding of HIV/AIDS in South Africa: Jean Baxen and Anders Breidlid,Author: Jean Baxen.

INTRODUCTION. South African youth between the ages of 15 and 24 experience the highest prevalence of HIV of any other region in the world with more than 20% of youths living with HIV.[] Unprotected penile-vaginal sex is the primary mode of HIV transmission in South Africa.

[] School-aged girls and young women are disproportionately affected by by: The study investigated gender differences in attitudes towards sexuality in the context of HIV/AIDS among undergraduate students. The cross-sectional study was conducted among 1, randomly selected students.

The majority of the students interviewed were females at Author: Paul Bigala. Youth, HIV/AIDS Youth sexuality in the context of HIV/AIDS in South Africa book the Importance of Sexual Culture and Context Introduction Twenty years of the sub-Saharan HIV/AIDS epidemic has impressed upon us the extent to which this disease is far more than a public health challenge.

As it ravishes fragile economics, decreases life expectancies, increases women’s burdens, generates orphans and. THE HISTORICAL CONTEXT OF HIV/AIDS IN SOUTH AFRICA HIV/AIDS in South Africa Having examined the nature of HIV/AIDS and some of its potential impacts at the individual, familial and national levels, I will now provide a brief history of HIV/AIDS in South Africa.

This section is not intended to serve as a complete account of South Africa’s HIV. HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa is as much about identity construction as it is about HIV/AIDS.

The authors recognise the interrelatedness of sex, sexuality, identity and HIV/AIDS in the shaping of individual and collective identities and have thus gone beyond merely asking questions about what people know. Youth, HIV/AIDS and the importance of sexual culture and context Article (PDF Available) in Social Dynamics 28(1) June with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

The use of defence mechanisms as precursors to coming out in post-apartheid South Africa: A gay and lesbian youth perspective Bhana, D. Parental views of morality and sexuality and the implications for South African moral education Bhana, D Understanding and addressing homophobia in schools: A view from teachers Msibi, T.

“ I ’File Size: KB. Young women in South Africa are at great risk of Youth sexuality in the context of HIV/AIDS in South Africa book infected with HIV.

InHIV infection prevalence in the age group years was % in women and % in men ().The high HIV prevalence in this country is a result of a number of factors which include the following: poverty, violence against women, cultural limitations that promote intergenerational sex, non-condom use and Cited by: The Business and AIDS think tank held in Durban, South Africa, in Juneincluded a discussion of the policies with which different types Youth sexuality in the context of HIV/AIDS in South Africa book employer could address HIV/AIDS in southern Africa.

Adebajo, S. et al. Men, Sexuality and HIV/AIDS in the context of HIV/AIDS in Nigeria. Paper presented at the Africa Regional Sexuality Resource Centre Author: Woldekidan Amde, Getnet Tadele.

programmes and material readily available in South Africa on HIV/AIDS and sexual health for adolescents aged 14 to19 years (for example the South African HIV/AIDS Materials Catalogue, Department of Health, – see p23),File Size: KB.

It has been written by a highly respected team of South African HIV/AIDS experts and provides a thoroughly researched account of the epidemic in the region. year 16 01 subject social sciences subject 2 social issues services welfare title youth sexuality in the context of hiv aids in south africa author peltzer karl pengpid supa.

HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa is as much about identity construction as it is about HIV/AIDS. The authors recognise the interrelatedness of sex, sexuality, identity and HIV/AIDS in the shaping of individual and collective identities and have thus gone beyond merely asking questions about what people Edition: 1st Edition.

Popular understanding of the HIV/AIDS pandemic in Sub-Saharan Africa is riddled with contradiction and speculation. This book explores the various contexts in which debate about HIV/AIDS takes place and examines how the pandemic is perceived by scholars, religious leaders, and traditional healers in communities in and around South : Jean Baxen.

CONTEXT: HIV prevalence is high among South African youth. Health behavior models posit that the perceived level of risk of HIV infection is associated with the level of HIV risk behavior; however, there has been limited research in Sub-Saharan Africa on factors associated with perceived risk or on the relationship between perceived risk and risk.

Popular understanding of the HIV/AIDS pandemic in Sub-Saharan Africa is riddled with contradiction and speculation. This is revealed in HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa, which explores the various contexts in which debate about HIV/AIDS takes place and examines how the pandemic is perceived by scholars, religious leaders and traditional healers, among others -- in communities in and around South.

Africa, where the spread is rife and which is our focus in this work. (Key Words: HIV, AIDS) INTRODUCTION The issue of sexuality cannot be ignored in any culture given its unique role in human existence especially in the matter of procreation.

This is not to say that sexuality is all about Size: KB. This definitive textbook covers all aspects of HIV/AIDS in southern Africa, from basic science to medicine, sociology, economics and politics.

It has been written by a highly-respected team of southern African HIV experts and provides a thoroughly researched account of the epidemic in the region. The book comprises eight sections, the first of which covers the numbers behind the epidemic, both Reviews: 1.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. Silence, Sexuality and HIV/AIDS in South African Schools Robert Morrell University of Natal Abstract In South Africa where there is a very high HIV infection rate among teenagers and young adults, it is surprising to find that students and teachers are very unwilling to talk about the possibility of being or becoming HIV positive.

While AIDS File Size: 87KB. In the context of HIV/AIDS, youth have become central to contemporary South African social thought and educational policy concerns regarding changing behaviour, addressing gender inequalities, safe sex and preventing the spread of the disease.

Yet we know very little about how youth in specific social contexts give meaning to gender and by: HIV/AIDS is a major public health concern and cause of death in many parts of Africa.

AIDS rates vary dramatically with the concentration in Southern Africa. Although the continent is home to about percent of the world's population, more than two-thirds of the total infected worldwide – some 35 million people – were Africans, of whom 15 million have already died.

Sexuality, disability and human rights: Strengthening healthcare for disabled people. The World Report on Disability 1 by the World Health Organization and the World Bank marks a watershed in the history of how disability should be understood by healthcare practitioners. Background: In South Africa, HIV prevalence among youth aged is among the world’s highest.

Given the urgent need to identify effective HIV prevention approaches, this review assesses the evidence base for youth HIV prevention in South Africa.

South Africa [email protected] Researching and working with boys in Southern Africa in the context of HIV/AIDS – a radical approach Abstract: I make the case for developing an approach to researching boys, which centres on boys’ multiple identities and which is self reflexive and addresses processes of.

The sexual and reproductive health needs of youth in South Africa – history in context Adolescence is a time of rapid transition, of significant emotional, physical and psychological changes. While South Africa's medical community, civil society and media have raised national public awareness and discourse around the link between GBV and HIV/AIDS in the South African context, the South African Government has, for the most part, viewed and attempted to deal with the duel epidemics on a separate basis.

1Cited by: Part III: Youth, Identity, Sexuality and HIV/AIDS 6. Sexual Positioning in the Context of HIV/AIDS in South Africa: that demonstrates the complexity of the relationship between identity and context.

A distinguishing feature of the book is that all the chapters are based on data collected. the “empirical” (i.e., estimated) HIV/AIDS statistics for all of Africa.

In doing so, HIV/AIDS in South Africa – The Facts and the Fiction places the South African HIV/AIDS statistics into an appropriate epidemiological context relative to HIV/AIDS reporting in the.

• Most (77%) young people living with HIV/AIDS live in sub-Saharan Africa,4 as do over 90% of the world’s AIDS orphans (some million children).5 About 15% of young people living with HIV/AIDS are in the East/South Asia and Pacific region of the world (see Figure 2).4,6 • High rates of HIV infection among young people are, forFile Size: KB.

Report of the 4th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights 5 Executive Summary “Sexuality and HIV & AIDS” was the theme of the 4th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from February 8th to 12th, The main objective of theFile Size: KB.

women in South Africa and susceptibility to sexual exploitation and unwanted sex-related outcomes such as pregnancy and HIV/AIDS. Akinyemi and Okpechi also opine in the edition, based on persuasive research, that “economic and developmental issues may have direct bearing on sexual and reproductive health issues among youth.” They.

This second edition of the book provides up-to-date information on new drugs, new proven HIV prevention interventions, a new chapter on positive prevention, and current HIV epidemiology. This definitive text covers all aspects of HIV/AIDS in South Africa, from basic science to medicine, sociology, economics and politics.5/5(1).

Adolescent sexuality is a stage of human development in which adolescents experience and explore sexual feelings. Interest in sexuality intensifies during the onset of puberty, and sexuality is often a vital aspect of teenagers' lives. In humans, sexual interest may be expressed in a number of ways, such as flirting, kissing, masturbation, or having sex with a partner.

We have not yet unravelled how HIV/AIDS is changing South Africa's social fabric, despite the fact that over 5 million South Africans are living with the virus. Do we know how HIV/AIDS may affect different sectors of society, possibly altering the course set for development.

Is it possible that the way in which the epidemic is being fought - through health and human rights activism - is. Sexuality of black South African university students in the context of HIV/AIDS Sexuality of to year-old South Africans in the contexts of HIV/AIDS Rapid appraisal of substance abuse and HIV awareness messages in poster communication to disadvantaged youth in South Africa.

This bibliography is a companion document to a series of review pdf gender-based violence and HIV/AIDS in South Africa. The bibliolography is available as a searchable database on the CADRE website.

Español Français.Speakers More speakers will be download pdf soon. Amir Shroufi is a medical doctor and Public Health specialist, he is the medical director for Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in South Africa and Lesotho, overseeing projects in KZN, Khayelitsha and Rustenburg.

This includes supporting programmes on HIV prevention, case finding and management, MDR TB management and the medical response to sexual.Enacted Ebook 1,this ebook integrates the instruction of comprehensive sexual health education and HIV prevention education.

The bill renamed the California Comprehensive Sexual Health and HIV/AIDS Prevention Education Act to the California Healthy Youth bill requires school districts to ensure that all pupils in grades seven to twelve, inclusive, receive comprehensive sexual.