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By Tara M. Emmers-Sommer

This ebook makes a speciality of more secure intercourse dialogue and perform in shut, own relationships, emphasizing study on contributors in own dating kinds which are experiencing an increase in HIV an infection and AIDS. relocating past reports of homosexual males and IV drug-users, this paintings paints a transparent photograph of the very genuine threat that exists for those less-studied, extra basic populations, so members may perhaps greater customize the danger and have interaction in additional preventative measures. Authors Tara M. Emmers-Sommer and Mike Allen learn concerns surrounding more secure intercourse, using learn that specializes in how participants fight with personalizing the HIV and AIDS chance and the way they deal with more secure intercourse issues.

Safer intercourse in own Relationships takes readers on a trip via quite a few shut courting varieties. It starts by means of highlighting know-how to the worldwide enormity of HIV and AIDS and supplying a hyperlink among the worldwide and private, and the necessity to make HIV and AIDS know-how a part of daily speak and private dating constitution. It then focuses on:
*safer intercourse in shut relationships, either heterosexual and homosexual;
*marital relationships and the significance of secure intercourse dialogue and understanding in marriages;
*HIV and AIDS from a multicultural perspective;
*HIV and AIDS in elderly populations; and
*increasing wisdom, realizing, and compassion of these dwelling with HIV and AIDS.

This booklet will attract students and scholars inquisitive about HIV and AIDS in own relationships. will probably be a useful textual content for classes on interpersonal conversation and relationships; relations, marital, human sexuality, intercourse and gender, homosexual and lesbian relationships, and sexual schooling; and relational clash throughout verbal exchange, psychology, and sociology disciplines.

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