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Promoting abstinence, being faithful, and condom use with young Africans : qualitative findings from an intervention trail in rural Tanzania

Author
Plummer, Mary Louisa.
Title
Promoting abstinence, being faithful, and condom use with young Africans : qualitative findings from an intervention trail in rural Tanzania / Mary Louisa Plummer.
Format
Book
Published
Lanham : Lexington Books, 2012.
Description
xvii, 481 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 423-474) and index.
Contents
  • Part one: background
  • Introduction
  • Research methods
  • Typical young people's lives and sexual relationships
  • Part two: Intervention evaluation
  • Mema kwa Vijana intervention overview and community mobilization
  • The Mema kwa Vijana school program
  • Mema kwa Vijana health services and condom distribution
  • Impact of the Mema kwa Vijana intervention
  • Part three: young people who practiced low risk sexual behaviors
  • Case study series 1: "so it is like this! not for me": young people who abstained
  • Abstinence
  • Case study series 2: "this one is enough": young people who limited their partner number and/or were monogamous
  • "Being faithful": limiting partner number and/or practicing fidelity
  • Case study series 3: "the first time he didn't have one, so i refused": young people who used condoms
  • Condom use
  • Recommendations
  • Intervention recommendations.
Kinsey subjects
Sex behavior--Tanzania.
Sex education research--Tanzania.
ISBN
9780739168448 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739168444 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739168455 (electronic)
0739168452 (electronic)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
333.9 P58 p7 2012
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute