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Negotiations of blame and care among HIV-positive mothers and daughters in South Africa's Eastern Cape

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Research delineates two epidemiological categories among HIV-positive adolescents: those who contract the virus sexually and those who inherit it as infants. In this article, we are interested in how tacit inferences about adolescents' mode of infection contribute to their experiences of HIV-related blame, and their ability to achieve care, in their intimate, everyday settings. The analysis arises from ethnographic research with 23 HIV-positive adolescents living in South Africa's Eastern Cap...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/maq.12351

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
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MM/EHPSA/UCT/05150014/
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Publisher:
American Anthropological Association Publisher's website
Journal:
Medical Anthropology Quarterly Journal website
Volume:
31
Issue:
4
Pages:
519–536
Publication date:
2016-12-26
Acceptance date:
2016-10-11
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EISSN:
0745-5194
ISSN:
1548-1387
Source identifiers:
686911
Language:
English
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2017-05-25

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