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Disempowerment of men in rural and urban East Africa: implications for male identity and sexual behavior


, : Disempowerment of men in rural and urban East Africa: implications for male identity and sexual behavior. World Development Oxford 29(4): 657-671

The article examines the socioeconomic change that affected men and eventually their sexual behaviour, using the research in rural Kenya (723 women and 200 men interviewed in mid-1980s to mid-90s) and urban Tanzania (38 women and 53 men in 1996-97).

Accession: 003408402

DOI: 10.1016/s0305-750x(00)00122-4

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