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Exploring ethnicity and sexual health

Gillian Elam

Exploring ethnicity and sexual health

a qualitative study of the sexual attitudes and lifestyles of five ethnic minority communities in Camden and Islington

by Gillian Elam

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Published by Social & Community Planning Research .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGillian Elam [et al.].
The Physical Object
Pagination30cm.140. ch.
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19853619M
ISBN 100904607348

  This book offers a research-based overview of key topics relevant to social and cultural perspectives on sexuality and sexual health. Beginning with an extended introduction and divided into six sections, it looks at culture, sex and gender, sexual diversity, sex work, migration and sexual . The author expands on her work begun in Gender, Ethnicity, and Health Research by paralleling the evolution of racial and sexual categories with the development of health research. In addition, the book provides a salient guide to assessment tools currently used in measuring racial and sexual constructs, identity, and : $

Sexual health is a state of physical, mental and social well-being in relation to sexuality. It requires a positive and respectful approach to sexuality and sexual relationships, as well as the possibility of having pleasurable and safe sexual experiences, free of coercion, discrimination and violence. Every New Copy Includes Access To The Companion Website. Revised And Updated With The Latest Statistics And Recent Developments, The Fifth Edition Of Exploring The Dimensions Of Human Sexuality Addresses The Many Facets Of Sexuality, Covering The Biological, Spiritual, Psychological, And Sociocultural Dimensions. The Authors Are Sure To Present All Information From Both A Factual .

Civil rights as determinants of public health and racial and ethnic health equity: health care, education, employment, and housing in the United States. 25 Highly Cited Publications. Discrimination and Racial Disparities in Health: Evidence and Needed Research. “Exploring Alcohol-Use Behaviors Among Heterosexual and Sexual Minority Adolescents: Intersections With Sex, Age, and Race/Ethnicity”, American Journal of Public Health .


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Executive Summary. This executive summary (PDF, 32KB) is from the report of the APA Working Group on Health Disparities in Boys and Men and the APA Health Disparities and sexual minority males are two of the most persistently unhealthy groups in the United States. In fact, health disadvantages are even more pronounced among groups of boys and men who have not fully enjoyed.

Sexual health is a complex, multidimensional construct. In analyzing race and ethnicity in sexual health, this article examines 2 domains of discourse: (1) preventive sexual health, a public health oriented domain of discourse concerned with the prevention of disease, and (2) eudaemonic sexual health, a domain of discourse concerned with attainment of sexual pleasure within a moral Cited by: Exploring the Cervical Cancer Screening Experiences of Black Lesbian, Bisexual, and Queer Women: The Role of Patient-Provider Communication race/ethnicity, and sexual orientation.

The cervical cancer screening experiences of black LBQ women would be improved by training all health care providers in same-sex sexual health, offering. ethnic, sexual, and class identities. Identity is the individual’s psychological relationship to these social category systems (Sherif ).

Identity is a uni-fied, purposeful aspect of self and hence is only part of the self-concept (McAdams ). Identity is also the term most often invoked by those who. Race, Ethnicity and Health, Second Edition, is a new and critical selection of hallmark articles that address health disparities in America.

It effectively documents the need for equal treatment and equal health status for minorities. Intended as a resource for faculty and students in public health as well as the social sciences, it will be also be valuable to public health administrators and.

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Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The author expands on her work begun in Gender, Ethnicity, and Health Research by paralleling the evolution of racial and sexual categories with the development of health research.

In addition, the book provides a salient guide to assessment tools currently used in measuring racial and sexual constructs, identity, and experience. Objective To provide evidence about the sexual health knowledge, attitudes and behaviours of an ethnically diverse sample of young people from Secondary/High schools in London.

Design Cross-sectional questionnaire-based survey. The sample consisted of students in school Years 11 to 13 (aged 15–18 years), present in school on the day of questionnaire administration. Sexual Health publishes contributions on sexual health from the widest perspectives including HIV/AIDS, STIs, issues of sexuality, and reproductive health.

Read more about the journal More. Editors: Christopher Fairley and Roy Chan. Publishing Model: Access options available. Download our Journal Flyer (PDF, KB). Abstract. Black men who have sex with men (BMSM) in the United States are disproportionately affected by HIV.

Using a qualitative approach, the authors describe the healthcare experiences of BMSM in New York State and Atlanta, GA, exploring the social issues that influence barriers to care, communication, and adherence in medical settings.

Race, Ethnicity, and Sexuality addresses these questions, exploring the intimate intersections and forbidden frontiers where ethnicity and sexuality meet face-to-face. Through numerous examples from the U.S. and beyond-and from the past and the present-the book illustrates the power of sex to shape ideas and feelings about race, ethnicity, and Reviews: Research has found that oral and anal sex may lead to engagement in riskier sexual practices and, therefore, increase risk for STIs.7 Racial/ethnic differences have been substantiated in rates of oral and anal sex, with some studies finding that Black females were more likely to engage in vaginal sex only, whereas White youths were more likely.

Latinos accounted for nearly 20% of the total number of new AIDS cases reported in the United States (US) inalmost four times greater than that for non-Hispanic/Latino whites (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC], ).InHIV/AIDS was the fourth leading cause of death for Latinas, ages 35–44 years ().Furthermore, Latinas have increasing rates of chlamydia and.

What do race, ethnicity and nationalism have to do with sex, and vice versa. This title uses examples to examine how sex shapes ideas and feelings about race, ethnicity and national identity and how sexual images, fears and desires shape racial, ethnic and national stereotypes and conflicts.

Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic and Sexual Minority Boys and Men v I nthe American Psychological Association (APA) approved the support of a health disparities initiative as an activity of its recently adopted strategic plan. The purpose of the initiative was to increase support for research, training, public educa.

The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey is a federal epidemiological follow-up study that has collected national data on U.S. residents since the s and that provides evidence of the incidence and prevalence of a variety of health indicators by age, race, and sex (National Center for Health Statistics, b).

An extensive literature documents the existence of pervasive and persistent child health, development, and health care disparities by race, ethnicity, and socioeconomic status (SES).

Disparities experienced during childhood can result in a wide variety of health and health care outcomes, including adult morbidity and mortality, indicating that it is crucial to examine the influence of.Adherence and retention of African Americans in a randomized controlled trial with a yoga-based intervention: the effects of health promoting programs on cardiovascular disease risk study Victoria I.

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