Feminisms, HIV and AIDS Subverting Power, Reducing Vulnerability

ISBN-10: 0230348807

ISBN-13: 9780230348806

Edition: 2012

Authors: Vicci Tallis

List price: $66.00 Buy it from $3.00
This item qualifies for FREE shipping

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description:

New Starting from $102.65
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Customers also bought
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $66.00
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Limited
Publication date: 7/30/2012
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 225
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.012
Language: English

Figures and Tables
Foreword
Acknowledgements
Abbreviations and Acronyms
Introduction
Process and power
What this book is about
Organization of the book
Making the Case: Why a Feminist Response is Necessary
The three epidemics: HIV, AIDS and stigma
The impact of HIV and AIDS on women
Understanding vulnerability
Theories of Power: Feminisms in Action
The 'problem' of gender
Understanding power
Using feminist theory: power as an explanation for vulnerability
Feminisms as resistance
Power Over? The Influence of Donors
The funding terrain for women, HIV and AIDS in southern Africa
Defining the role of donors
Power With: Mobilizing Around Identity and Issue
Social movements, women's movements
Women's involvement in HIV and AIDS
Case study: organizing around identity; women living with HIV and AIDS
Mobilizing around identity
Solidarity: fighting for sexual and reproductive rights
Case study: mobilizing around an issue; global action for microbicides
What is a microbicide?
The politics of microbicide research
Microbicide activism: different role players, different agendas?
Microbicide activism at a local level
Power To: Multiple Vulnerabilities, Trafficking, HIV & AIDS in South Asia
Understanding trafficking
HIV and AIDS in South Asia
Understanding the realities of women's and girls' lives in South Asia
Trafficking, HIV and AIDS: power as problem
Current responses to trafficking
Power Within: Lesbian Sexuality in the Jacob Zuma Rape Trial
Locating the trial: politics, sexual violence and gender in South Africa
Lesbian identity and experience in post-apartheid South Africa
The Trial
The Judgment
Outside the courtroom: understanding 'power with'
Power To: Local Action
Context of women and AIDS in South Africa
Case study: Gender AIDS Forum (GAF)
Addressing power
Women in Leadership: the GAF empowerment programme
Power as Solution
The impact of addressing power to effect change
Putting the theory into practice
Bibliography
Index
×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×