Book Review

‘The Impotence Epidemic: Men’s Medicine and Sexual Desire in Contemporary China’ reviewed by Sonia Wigh

‘The Impotence Epidemic: Men’s Medicine and Sexual Desire in Contemporary China’ by Everett Yuehong Zhang (Duke University Press, 2016). The Impotence Epidemic: Men’s Medicine and Sexual Desire in Contemporary China is a poignant account of the mutable public attitudes towards sexuality in post-Mao China. Through an intense ethnological study, Everett Read more…

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Seminars and Lectures

Men, masculinity and infertility – Alan Dolan (Seminar, Durham Queen’s Campus, 10 Dec 2014)

Men, masculinity and infertility: towards a theoretical understanding of men’s experiences of infertility and its treatment Dr Alan Dolan (University of Warwick) Qualitative Health Research Group Seminar Wednesday 10th December, 12-2 Ebsworth Building, D013, Queen’s Campus, Durham University Please reply to Jackie Pankhurst to confirm your attendance. In In the Read more…

By mdiclhumanities, ago
Seminars and Lectures

Men Understanding Health – Prof Steve Robertson (Qualitative Health Research Group Seminar, Durham University, 31 October)

Qualitative Health Research Group Seminar ‘Men Understanding Health’ Prof Steve Robertson, Leeds Metropolitan University Wednesday 31 October, 12-2 Wolfson Research Institute, F009, Queen’s Campus Durham University Abstract: While research on lay perspectives of health now has a well-established history, specific empirical data on male lay perspectives of health and well-being Read more…

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Centre for Medical Humanities