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The Resource Latino truck driver trade : sex and HIV in Central America, Jacobo Schifter

Latino truck driver trade : sex and HIV in Central America, Jacobo Schifter

Label
Latino truck driver trade : sex and HIV in Central America
Title
Latino truck driver trade
Title remainder
sex and HIV in Central America
Statement of responsibility
Jacobo Schifter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What do truckers do about their sexual needs on the road?This startling and unique study examines the on-the-road sex lives of Central American truck drivers. It takes a quantitative and qualitative look at the extent of homosexuality, prostitution, drug use, and vulnerability to HIV infection among these men who operate in a strangely unique sexual culture. Latino Truck Driver Trade: Sex and HIV in Central America documents the extent of their sexual activities with both men and women as well as drug use and prostitution among this population. Honest and revealing, this va
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Schifter, Jacobo,
Dewey number
306.7/09728
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Sex
  • Truck drivers
  • HIV infections
  • Machismo
Label
Latino truck driver trade : sex and HIV in Central America, Jacobo Schifter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Ch. 1. Theory of machismo -- ch. 2. Methodology -- ch. 3. The place of the mushroom dwellings -- ch. 4. The rolling bubble of glass and steel -- ch. 5. The long wait from dawn to dusk -- ch. 6. Sexual discourses -- ch. 7. Sexual culture and truckers -- ch. 8. Bullying, or the cult of size -- ch. 9. Hypersexuality -- ch. 10. Obscenity and intoxication -- ch. 11. Venereal diseases and condoms -- ch. 12. Prostitutes -- ch. 13. Prostitutes or feminists? -- ch. 14. Homosexual relations
Control code
ocn878148722
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (237 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315786445
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878148722
Label
Latino truck driver trade : sex and HIV in Central America, Jacobo Schifter
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Ch. 1. Theory of machismo -- ch. 2. Methodology -- ch. 3. The place of the mushroom dwellings -- ch. 4. The rolling bubble of glass and steel -- ch. 5. The long wait from dawn to dusk -- ch. 6. Sexual discourses -- ch. 7. Sexual culture and truckers -- ch. 8. Bullying, or the cult of size -- ch. 9. Hypersexuality -- ch. 10. Obscenity and intoxication -- ch. 11. Venereal diseases and condoms -- ch. 12. Prostitutes -- ch. 13. Prostitutes or feminists? -- ch. 14. Homosexual relations
Control code
ocn878148722
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (237 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315786445
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878148722

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