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Maturing masculinities : aging, chronic illness, and Viagra in Mexico / Emily A. Wentzell.

By: Wentzell, Emily A, 1980- [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2013Description: 1 online resource (x, 213 pages) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780822377528; 0822377527.Subject(s): Masculinity -- Mexico | Machismo -- Mexico | Impotence -- Mexico | Sildenafil -- Mexico | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies | Impotence | Machismo | Masculinity | Sildenafil | Mexico | Männlichkeit | Sexualität | Altern | Sildenafil | Mexiko | Manlighet | Impotens | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / CulturalGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Maturing masculinities.DDC classification: 305.310972 LOC classification: BF692.5 | W46 2013Other classification: 71.32 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction: changing bodies and masculinities in post-Viagra mexico -- Mexicanness, machismo, and maturity in composite masculinities -- Sex, relationships and masculinities -- Chronic illnesses as composite problems -- Rejecting ED drugs -- Medical ED treatment in context -- Conclusion: cultural change over time in responses to erectile difficulty.
Action note: digitized 2011 committed to preserveSummary: Based on interviews with male patients in a urology clinic in Cuernavaca, Maturing Masculinities offers an exploration of how older men in urban Mexico incorporate aging and decreasing erectile function into their conceptions of themselves as men.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction: changing bodies and masculinities in post-Viagra mexico -- Mexicanness, machismo, and maturity in composite masculinities -- Sex, relationships and masculinities -- Chronic illnesses as composite problems -- Rejecting ED drugs -- Medical ED treatment in context -- Conclusion: cultural change over time in responses to erectile difficulty.

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Based on interviews with male patients in a urology clinic in Cuernavaca, Maturing Masculinities offers an exploration of how older men in urban Mexico incorporate aging and decreasing erectile function into their conceptions of themselves as men.

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<p>Emily A. Wentzell is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of Iowa. She is coeditor (with Marcia C. Inhorn) of Medical Anthropology at the Intersections: Histories, Activisms, and Futures , also published by Duke University Press.</p>

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