ERIC Number: ED473601
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Questions of Intimacy: Rethinking Population Education.
King, Linda, Ed.
This document contains 14 papers that examine recent changes in the definition, principles, and delivery of population education throughout the world. The paper titles are as follows: "Introduction" (Linda King); "Reaching Men for Health and Development" (Benno de Keijzer); "Boys, Men and Questions of Masculinity in South Africa" (Robert Morrell); "Educating Men to Participate in Reproductive Health Programmes" (Imtiaz Kamal); "Cultural Aspects of Reproductive Health Education in the Arab World" (Toufic Osseiran); "The Adolescent in Today's World: Considerations of Sexual and Reproductive Health" (Cristina Fuentes Zurita, Clara Ines Charry Sanchez); "Information Provided by Rural Mothers to Their Daughters Concerning Reproductive Health" (Chanya Sethaput, Pimonpan Isarabhakd);"Ageing in Cuba" (Raul Hernandez Castellon); "The Effect of Fertility in China" (Xu Mingdong); "Adult Education and Population in Ghana: Strategies for Empowering the Ghanaian Woman" (Miranda Greenstreet); "Gender and Health Education: The Incidence of Cervical Cancer in Jamaica" (Patricia Rodney); "Reproductive Health, Education, and Risk in Cuban Society" (Alina C. Alfonso Leon); "Sex Education in Cuba: Recent Initiatives" (Maria Antonia Torres); "The Role of Adult Education in Population Issues in Zimbabwe" (Mercy Hatendi); and "One Night in Bangkok" (Wilas Lohitkul). Several papers include substantial bibliographies. (MN)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Adult Education, Aging (Individuals), Birth Rate, Cancer, Change Strategies, Contraception, Cultural Differences, Daughters, Definitions, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Educational Change, Educational Objectives, Educational Policy, Educational Practices, Educational Strategies, Empowerment, Family Planning, Females, Foreign Countries, Health Education, Information Dissemination, Innovation, Males, Masculinity, Mothers, Nongovernmental Organizations, Organizational Effectiveness, Organizational Objectives, Outreach Programs, Parent Child Relationship, Policy Formation, Population Education, Public Policy, Reproduction (Biology), Risk, Role of Education, Rural Areas, Rural Education, Sex Differences, Sex Education, Womens Education
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General; Opinion Papers
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Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Hamburg (Germany). Inst. for Education.
Note: Book is based on an international expert group meeting held December 1998 in Havana, Cuba. Funding provided by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA-Canada).