PhD Book: Economic Analysis of Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Programmes – a Multi-Country Study

Posted on October 15, 2015 at 6:26 am

Sexual and reproductive health programmes for young people have a high priority in many low- and middle income countries (LMICs). However, little is known about economic aspects of these programmes. ...

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Lifting the Veil: Magazine Expert Meeting on Addressing Child Marriage

Posted on October 15, 2015 at 5:20 am

Lifting The Veil is a publication of Save The Children and Oxfam Novib, on behalf of the Alliances of the Child Marriage Fund. Publication file: lifting_the_veil.pdf

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Sex(t) Talk: A Qualitative Analysis of Young Adults’ Negotiations of the Pleasures and Perils of Sexting

Posted on October 13, 2015 at 9:59 am

Sexuality & Culture. December 2015, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp 835-863 Abstract To date, there has been much quantitative research conducted on sexting, often with a focus on investigating its prevalence among young people ...

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Gamified Eroticism: Gay Male “Social Networking” Applications and Self-Pornography

Posted on October 13, 2015 at 9:55 am

Sexuality & Culture. December 2015, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp 759-775 Abstract It is taken for granted that face-to-face contact is the ultimate goal of gay male social networking applications such as Grindr and ...

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Women’s Experiences of Sexual Pleasure in Ghana

Posted on October 13, 2015 at 9:52 am

Sexuality & Culture. December 2015, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp 697-714 Abstract Although sexual intercourse is an important aspect of women’s sexuality, there is little knowledge on how women experience sexual pleasure in Ghana. ...

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Attitudes of Violence and Risk for HIV: Impact on Women’s Health in Malawi

Posted on October 13, 2015 at 9:49 am

Sexuality & Culture. December 2015, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp 659-673 Abstract This study was designed to investigate the pathways that lead to HIV exposure, based on Malawi Demographic Health Survey data (2010). It ...

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Self-Presentation, Self-Description, and Partner Preferences on a Social Networking Application for Men Who Have Sex with Men

Posted on October 13, 2015 at 9:46 am

“Dude, Where’s Your Face?” Self-Presentation, Self-Description, and Partner Preferences on a Social Networking Application for Men Who Have Sex with Men: A Content Analysis Sexuality & Culture. December 2015, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp ...

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Global Standards for Quality Health Care Services for Adolescents

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:46 am

Adolescents (aged 10 – 19 years) are unique. Not only is adolescence a period of life when people are particularly vulnerable to certain health issues, it is also a time ...

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HIV After 40 in Rural South Africa: A Life Course Approach to HIV Vulnerability Among Middle Aged and Older Adults

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:43 am

Social Science & Medicine. Volume 143, October 2015, Pages 204–212. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.08.023 Highlights South Africa will soon have the world’s largest population of people aging with HIV. We conduct a mixed methods study ...

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The Development of a New Condom Use Expectancy Scale for At-Risk Adults

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:40 am

Social Science & Medicine. Volume 143, October 2015, Pages 179–184. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.08.053 Highlights Used self-generated condom use outcomes to generate a questionnaire. Confirmed the 3-factor structure: positive, negative, and safe sex outcomes. Positive ...

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