Beyond stigma? Young children's responses to HIV and AIDS.

@article{Bhana2008BeyondSY,
  title={Beyond stigma? Young children's responses to HIV and AIDS.},
  author={Deevia Bhana},
  journal={Culture, health & sexuality},
  year={2008},
  volume={10 7},
  pages={725-38}
}
This paper explores the manifestation of HIV-related stigma in seven- and eight-year-old white South African children's responses to HIV and AIDS. Drawing from elements of ethnographic and interview data, it shows how young children's responses to HIV and AIDS are inscribed within popular accounts of contagion and articulate gendered, sexual, raced and classed discourses in South Africa. Rejecting static accounts of stigma, the paper shows how children resist and confirm power inequalities… CONTINUE READING