633 Men's health: Intersections between culture and science

Saturday, August 4, 2012: 9:00 AM-10:30 AM
NB 438 (Faculty of Economics)

RC15 Sociology of Health (host committee)

Language: English
Session Organizer:
Elianne RISKA, Swedish School of Social Science, Finland
Concepts of gender and masculinity between primary healthcare professionals in Brazil (Oral Presentation)
Rosana MACHIN, Unifesp, Brazil; Márcia Thereza COUTO, USP, Brazil

Masculinity, moralities and being cared for: An exploration of experiences of living and dying in a hospice (Oral Presentation)
Alex BROOM, University of Queensland, Australia; Emma KIRBY, University of Queensland, Australia

“Boys with the toys”. Hegemonies of men over reproduction: Biomedical childbirth made in Czech Republic (Oral Presentation)
Iva SMIDOVA, Masaryk University, Faculty of Social Studies, Czech Republic

Are fathers accepted around here? Implicit and explicit messages about parenthood in Slovak media and legislation (Distributed Paper)
Magda PETRJANOSOVA, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia; Miroslav POPPER, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia; Ivan LUKSIK, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia; Gabriel BIANCHI, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia

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