A Tapestry of Human Sexuality in Africa

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Oka Obono
Fanele, 2010 - Psychology - 174 pages
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All too often, sexuality in Africa is examined through the lenses of epidemic and disease, but this study celebrates human diversity and calls for a more responsible and broadminded view of sexual practices on the continent. From dating in the Eastern Cape to living as a lesbian, bisexual, or gay person in Cape Town, from gender violence in Nigeria to female circumcision in Kenya, the discussion weaves threads from many traditions and provides a colorful and intricate examination of human sexuality in contemporary Africa.

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Oka Obono is a policy analyst and a senior lecturer at the University of Ibadan in Nigeria. He is the principal researcher for a multi-year project aimed at increasing male responsibility for reproductive health, both personally and at the household and community levels.

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