Sex in development : science, sexuality, and morality in global perspective / Vincanne Adams and Stacy Leigh Pigg, editors.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Durham : Duke University Press, 2005.
Description
x, 342 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-331) and index.
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 disco : 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.
ISBN
  • 0822334798 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0822334917 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2004025372
OCLC
56840433
RCP
C - S