IFGH 2010 Plenary Session: Why “Sexual Networks”?: The Importance of Social Structure and Scale in a Sexually Transmitted Epidemic

Category:
November 30, 2010

Robert Thornton is a professor of Anthropology at Witwatersrand University, Johannesburg, SouthAfrica. He has taught at Rutgers University (1990-1992), University of Cape Town (1979-1989), University of Chicago (1977-78), and high school at Rubaga Girls School, Kampala, Uganda (1969-1972). Educated at St. Xaviers High School (Delhi, India), Makerere University (Kampala, Uganda), Stanford University (BA degree), and the University of Chicago (MA and PhD degrees), he specialises in southern and eastern Africa, HIV/AIDS, sexuality, ethnography, community development, medical anthropology and other fields. His latest book is Unimagined Community: Sex, Networks and AIDS in Uganda and South Africa (2007, University of California Press).

 

Download

 

RECENT POSTS

Global Partnerships & Networking in a Time of Change 6th Partnership Forum 2021

ESTHER Ireland invites you to join the 6th Partnership...

The HIV and AIDS Pandemic 40 years on

The HIV and AIDS Pandemic 40 years on: Ireland’s...

Women in Global Health Ireland Public Strategy Meeting

Date: 6th July, 2021 Time: 13:00 – 14: 30 Irish...

Campaign Launch: People’s Vaccine Alliance Ireland

Campaign Launch: People’s Vaccine Alliance Ireland Date:...

Global Health Matters – Live Event Series

The Implications of Ireland’s Low Carbon Bill on...

Global Health Matters – Live Event Series

The COVID-19 Humanitarian Crisis in India –...

SEARCH HERE

Subscribe to Newsletter

Sign up to become a member and receive our weekly updates