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Social stigma and sexual epidemics

Bronwen Lichtenstein

Social stigma and sexual epidemics

dangerous dynamics

by Bronwen Lichtenstein

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Published by FirstForumPress in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epidemics,
  • Social aspects,
  • AIDS (Disease),
  • Sexually transmitted diseases,
  • Medical social work,
  • Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBronwen Lichtenstein
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA644.V4 L53 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25316240M
    ISBN 109781935049470
    LC Control Number2012007199

    Social stigma is where one is looked at at being different and looked down upon by others. This is really discrimination and can be through sexuality, religion, disability or anything else. You might be thought of as eccentric, too much of an extr. Social-economic position, race, gender and sexual orientation. Unlike other chronic diseases that fall on the SES-health disparities gradient, HIV infection nearly exclusively impacts those who face economic adversity.b The CDC (b) reports that HIV prevalence is highest among people who are at or below the poverty level. In addition to the singular factor of income, education and.

      Silvia M. Dutchevici, MA, LMSW - Removing the stigma of childhood sexual abuse by being willing to hear the stories of others and to tell our own stories is important for healing. This book is a collection of writings on how society has stigmatized mentally ill persons, their families, and their caregivers. First-hand accounts poignantly portray what it is like to be the victim of stigma and mental illness. Stigma and Mental Illness also presents historical, societal, and institutional viewpoints that underscore the devastating effects of stigma.5/5(2).

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Social stigma and sexual epidemics by Bronwen Lichtenstein Download PDF EPUB FB2

In this history of the social response to sexual epidemics, Lichtenstein (criminal justice, University of Alabama) develops a theory of colonizing stigma to describe how ideas about sexual disease have persisted throughout history.

The theory is a new approach to stigma that is developed according to C. Wright Mills' 'sociological imagination.'. ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Bowled over by the grim reaper --Sexually transmitted infections and social structures --Colonizing stigma --Undercutting prevention --Blaming victims --Blurring religion and medical care --Theoretical implications and practical Titles: Social stigma &.

Shareable Link. Use the link below to share a full-text version of this article with your friends and colleagues. Learn : Christopher T. Conner. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Lichtenstein, Bronwen.

Social stigma and sexual epidemics. Boulder, Colo.: FirstForumPress. Washburn University. Search for more papers by this author. Christopher T. Conner. Washburn University. Search for more papers by this authorAuthor: Christopher T.

Conner. Sexual stigma is a form of social stigma against people who are perceived to be non-heterosexual because of their beliefs, identities or behaviors. Privileged individuals, Social stigma and sexual epidemics book the majority group members, are the main contributors of placing sexual stigmas on individuals and their minority group.

It is those who hold a higher status that determine within a society which groups are. BOOK REVIEW Social Stigma & Sexual Epidemics: Dangerous Dynamics Christopher T. Conner Washburn University Review of Lichtenstein, Bronwen. Social Stigma & Sexual.

A FirstForumPress Book Takes the reader on a journey across history and around the world to illuminate the sociological dynamics of sexual epidemics old and new."—Laura Carpenter, Vanderbilt University Sexually Transmitted Infections and Social Structures.

Colonizing Stigma. Erving Goffman (11 June – 19 November ) was a Canadian-born sociologist, social psychologist, and writer, considered by some "the most influential American sociologist of the twentieth century".

In he was listed by The Times Higher Education Guide as the sixth most-cited author of books in the humanities and social sciences, behind Michel Foucault, Pierre Born: 11 JuneMannville, Alberta, Canada.

Bronwen Lichtenstein draws on cases around the world to illustrate how sexual epidemics continue to be shaped by powerful forces of race, gender, and the lingering consequences of nating the continuity of ideas and dynamics that affect both individual behavior and public health responses, Lichtenstein reveals a vicious interplay Author: Bronwen Lichtenstein.

4 Social Stigma and Sexual Epidemics stigma. Prior to the Industrial Revolution, epidemics were thought to come from “bad air” (miasma theory), especially among the poor; or, in the case of leprosy or the sexual epidemics, were evidence of God’s wrath for sexual licentiousness.

During the nineteenth century, germ. Europe's "Black Death" contributed to the rise of nation states, mercantile economies, and even the Reformation. Will the AIDS epidemic have similar dramatic effects on the social and political landscape of the twenty-first century. This readable volume looks at the impact of AIDS since its emergence and suggests its effects in the next decade, when a million or more Americans will Cited by:   Susan Olender, MD, is an assistant professor of medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City.

Many STDs are said to be socially stigmatized. In other words, people are judged or condemned for being infected with STDs. Other types of disease may also carry some level of social stigma.

social stigma and its consequences for the socially stigmatized. Specific attention is paid to stigma-related processes surrounding race/ethnicity, gender, and sexual orientation.

Books on epidemics, pandemics and other health crises; Books on epidemics, pandemics and other health crises Three books, both fiction and non-fiction, that look at deadly diseases and how science ultimately got the better of Author: Paromita Chakrabarti.

Further, social stigma associated with infectious disease undermines the overall health of society, and the effectiveness of community efforts to offer unabridged healthcare services to treat and. Socially, however, epidemics and diseases continue to be pinned to race, gender, sexual preference and geography.

The Trump administration has repeatedly called COVID the ‘Chinese virus Author: Amitangshu Acharya. Review: The stigma of sex sees the panic about AIDS as only the last of many other epidemics in which again to hate homosexuals and to worry about sexual morality for everyone.

The book. Social stigma is the extreme disapproval of (or discontent with) a person or group on socially characteristic grounds that are perceived, and serve to distinguish them, from other members of a society.

Social stigma is severe social disapproval of a person because of a particular trait that indicates their deviance from social norms. The Stigma of STDs Eileen Bailey Health Writer June 9, Since the sexual revolution of the s, we have increasingly become more tolerant of sexual : Eileen Bailey.

Social epidemics have two other characteristics. Firstly, they can be set in motion by seemingly tiny causes. That is, the spread of the epidemics can often be triggered by causes that seem reasonably inconsequential compared to the magnitude of their effects.

Secondly, there is a particular moment in time when these epidemics break loose from.Social Stigma: The Psychology of Marked Relationships 0th Edition by Edward E. Jones (Contributor) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important? ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. 5/5(2).John B. Pryor is a Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois, USA.

He has been a contributor to the research literature on social stigma for 25 years. As a social psychologist, Dr. Pryor has examined many of the basic psychological processes that contribute to : Hardcover.