“Money talks, bullshit walks” interrogating notions of consumption and survival sex among young women engaging in transactional sex in post-apartheid South Africa: a qualitative enquiry

@inproceedings{Zembe2013MoneyTB,
  title={“Money talks, bullshit walks” interrogating notions of consumption and survival sex among young women engaging in transactional sex in post-apartheid South Africa: a qualitative enquiry},
  author={Yanga ZN Zembe and Loraine Townsend and Anna Ekeus Thorson and Anna Mia Ekstr{\"o}m},
  booktitle={Globalization and health},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Transactional sex is believed to be a significant driver of the HIV epidemic among young women in South Africa. This sexual risk behaviour is commonly associated with age mixing, concurrency and unsafe sex. It is often described as a survival- or consumption-driven behaviour. South Africa's history of political oppression as well as the globalization-related economic policies adopted post-apartheid, are suggested as the underlying contexts within which high risk behaviours occur… CONTINUE READING
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