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The Sexual Construction of Latino Youth

Implications for the Spread of HIV/Aids

by Jacobo Schifter

  • 6 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 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
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8152138M
    ISBN 10078900884X
    ISBN 109780789008848
    OCLC/WorldCa41932565

    A trauma assessment can determine strengths as well as clinical symptoms of traumatic stress. It assesses the severity of symptoms, and can determine the impact of trauma (how thoughts, emotions, and behaviors have been changed by trauma) on the child’s functioning in . Current Research. Dr. Edberg is currently principal investigator (PI) and director of a new Exploratory Research Center on Latino Immigrant/Refugee Health Disparities, funded by the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (at NIH), focusing on the co-occurring disparities of substance abuse, youth violence, and sexual risk.

      A new study in the Journal of Adolescent Health finds that the sexual risk behaviors of young Hispanic people living in the U.S. vary considerably with their degree of . To facilitate the development of effective interventions, we identified cultural and contextual factors that influence sexual behavior and sex education among gang-involved Latino youth in one U.S.

    sexual practices of Latino adolescents, 17 articles reporting unique findings that enhance understanding of sexual behaviors among Latino adolescents were selected to answer research question one. These 17 articles were compiled into a data extraction matrix including study population (Latino youth), research design, findings related to sexual File Size: KB.   Concerns Over Sexual Harassment. 1. 64% of Americans see sexual harassment as a problem in this country. 2. 88% of women have been harassed. 3. 79% of victims are women, 21% are men. 4. 27% experience harassment from a colleague. 5. 17% experienced harassment from a superior. 6. 12% received threats of termination if they did not comply with their requests. 7. % of victims .


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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.

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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 their non-Latina white counterparts.

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He promoted adolescent sexuality, the availability of contraceptives and abortion, and the importance for women /5(9). factors, or youth assets, and sexual activity in the Hispanic/Latino youth population.

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 webinar focuses on the key. gender identity, ethnic identity, and self-esteem in an understudied and at-risk population. 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.

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