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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (2): 175–202.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Sander L. Gilman Sexual politics in twenty-first century America has taken a rather surprising turn. Given the realities of the stigma still strongly associated with sexually transmitted diseases, the politics of HIV/AIDS is an unusual case study of acceptance in an age of sexual conservatism...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (1): 77–96.
Published: 01 March 2006
.... This was consistent with the conventional general understanding that infection by a virus is involuntary on the part of its victims. It should be noted that this conventional understanding has always been qualified by sexually transmitted diseases. For example, in the case of HIV/AIDS transmission, which...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (1): 22–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
... for definition, so too do constructions of the US nation-state rely upon its transnational and often imperial relations with other countries. 16 The legal sovereignty arguments analyzed earlier, medical contamination narratives attributing HIV/AIDS to Haitian migrants, and the US embargo against Cuba all...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (1): 139–143.
Published: 01 March 2015
... even described his body (and his relationship to it) as a “living corpse,” another theme the book explores, limning these ideas in relation not only to his early biographical experiences as a Pentecostal prophet-in-training but to the equally catastrophic and formative experience of being an HIV...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (1): 31–50.
Published: 01 March 2005
... of fieldwork experience in southern Africa, in a place that has been overtaken with HIV/AIDS on the scale of a plague. At the intersection of kinship studies, the anthropology of religion and medical anthropology – all very traditional areas – he defines his research and his commitments in relation...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (2): 252–254.
Published: 01 July 2021
... is what grants To the Friend its power. Certainly, writing about AIDS is not new. Countless lives have been lost. With antiretroviral therapy, HIV and AIDS are now being managed globally better than ever. Of course, it was made possible in part through texts like Guibert's, as well as activists like...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (2): 139–164.
Published: 01 July 2005
...-wing religious groups such as the Traditional Values Coalition attempt to impose their religious ideology on scientific research by influencing the awarding of individual government research grants, especially those that deal with sexuality, drug abuse and HIV/AIDS transmission. In the Republican...
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Cultural Politics (2024) 20 (1): 45–59.
Published: 01 March 2024
... that the lines of “us” and “them” need to be redrawn, that is, “the government which denied even wealthy gay men access to drugs to combat this disease [HIV and AIDS] must be regarded as the same source of power that denied incarcerated men and women access to basic health care” (480). She does not deny...