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The Sexual Construction of Latino Youth

Implications for the Spread of HIV/Aids

by Jacobo Schifter

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

  • Cultural studies,
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Family & relationships,
  • HIV / AIDS,
  • Sexual behaviour,
  • Sociology,
  • Minority Studies - General,
  • Culture,
  • Sex Relations,
  • Social Science,
  • Psychology,
  • Sexual behavior,
  • AIDS & HIV,
  • Developmental - Adolescent,
  • Human Sexuality,
  • Costa Rica,
  • Youth,
  • Medical

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8152138M
    ISBN 10078900884X
    ISBN 109780789008848

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The Sexual Construction of Latino Youth: Implications for the Spread of HIV/AIDS is a comprehensive study of what young Latinos learn about sexuality and a detailed description of the latin sexual culture and its direct relation to HIV : Paperback.

He has written more than 20 books on US relations with Central America, the Jewish Community in the region, and on sexual minorities. Many of these books have been published in the States. Among these are Lila's House, A Study on Male Prostitution in Latin America, The Sexual Construction of.

Latino youth in the United States are at higher risk for negative outcomes associated with sexual activity, including sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and early pregnancy compared to their European American counterparts (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC], ; Guttmacher Institute, ).Latinos in general are disproportionately affected by HIV, accounting for Cited by: Johnny Madrigal Pana is the author of Caminar Entre Tinieblas ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews) and The Sexual Construction of Latino Youth ( av 4/5(1).

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Sexual values that may influence sexual behaviors and sexual health outcomes among Latino youths have received scarce attention. Yet they merit attention, as Latina women in the United States are at higher risk for adolescent pregnancy than are The Sexual Construction of Latino Youth book non-Latina white counterparts.

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Data were collected from Hispanic youth and their parents (N= youth/parent pairs) in randomly selected households using in-person, in-home interview methods. Independent variables were nine youth assets; “never had sexual intercourse” was the. They run innovative, creative client and community centered programs, such as Parents in the Know, a parent-focused child sexual abuse prevention program for parents and one of the only organizations providing this service for Latino communities in Spanish, this interactive training educates and trains parents and other caregivers to prevent childhood sexual abuse with skill.

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This study’s sample consisted of 57 pre-adolescent and adolescent students who were members of Youth In Action, a yearlong school-based intervention program for males at-risk of gang association and/or membership. The sexual construction of Latino youth: Implications for the spread of HIV/AIDS. The Haworth Hispanic/Latino Press, New York View in ArticleCited by: Latinos in the United States have been described as a people "in flux."1 Inan estimated million Latinos were living in the country, representing 14% of the total population.2 Because a large proportion are of childbearing age, the Latino population is projected to reach million by ; Latinos are expected to account for 46% of the nation's population growth over this period.

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