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Sex in development [electronic resource] : science, sexuality, and morality in global perspective / Vincanne Adams and Stacy Leigh Pigg, eds.

Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (355 p.)
Series:
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
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Subjects:
Sex -- Developing countries.
Sex customs -- Developing countries.
Sexual ethics -- Developing countries.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Ethnographic studies of the role of sexuality and gender in development discourse and policy.
Contents:
Introduction: the moral object of sex / Stacy Leigh Pigg and Vincanne Adams
Globalizing the facts of life / Stacy Leigh Pigg
Moral science and the management of "sexual revolution" in Russia / Michele Rivkin-Fish
Family planning, human nature, and the ethical subject of sex in urban Greece / Heather Paxson
From auntie to diso: the bifurcation of risk and pleasure in sex education in Uganda / Shanti A. Parikh
Sexuality, the state, and the runaway wives of highlands Papua, Indonesia / Leslie Butt
"Ordinary" sex, prostitutes, and middle-class wives: liberalization and national identity in India / Heather S. Dell
Moral orgasm and productive sex: tantrism faces fertility control in Lhasa, Tibet (China) / Vincanne Adams
Uses and pleasures: sexual modernity, HIV/AIDS, and confessional technologies in a West African metropolis / Vinh-Kim Nguyen
The Kothi wars: AIDS, cosmopolitanism and the morality of classification / Lawrence Cohen.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-331) and index.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 12. Dez 2020)
Contributor:
Adams, Vincanne, 1959-
Pigg, Stacy Leigh, 1960-
ISBN:
1-283-02397-0
9786613023971
0-8223-8641-0
OCLC:
220951324
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9780822386414 doi