By Sana Loue (auth.), Sana Loue (eds.)
Despite the transforming into physique of analysis on minority males who've intercourse with males (MSM), insurance has tended to focus on HIV/AIDS. Health concerns Confronting Minority males who've intercourse with Men provides a fuller photograph by way of concentrating on infrequently-studied health/mental overall healthiness matters, exploring daily struggles less than double-minority stipulations, and spotlighting the leading edge efforts of execs and advocates in addressing those matters. Reflecting a spectrum of MSM (gay, bisexual, transgender, situational, "questioning") and ethnic groups (African-American, Latino, Asian, Pacific Islander, local American), editor Sana Loue brings jointly a panel of collaborators together with researchers, practitioners, activists, and first-person views from minority MSM, to offer readers a particularly nuanced knowing of this diversified inhabitants.
Among the problems lined during this very important volume:
- Other-definition as opposed to self-definition.
- Substance use/abuse.
- Sexual abuse and its aftermath.
- Body picture disorders.
- HIV, AIDS, and HIV-related stigma.
The mixed views will provide pros and complex scholars in public wellbeing and fitness, social staff, and different readers a window past dangers and behaviors, and onto neighborhood construction, person resilience, and survival as well.