Men’s Extramarital Sex, Marital Relationships and Sexual Risk in Urban Poor Communities in India

  title={Men’s Extramarital Sex, Marital Relationships and Sexual Risk in Urban Poor Communities in India},
  author={Stephen L. Schensul and Abdelwahed Mekki-Berrada and Bonnie Kaul Nastasi and Rajendra Singh and Joseph A. Burleson and Martha J Bojko},
  journal={Journal of Urban Health},
The objectives of this paper are to (1) understand the nature of men’s extramarital sexuality in three low income communities in Mumbai, India; (2) explore the associations between marital relationships and extramarital sex; and (3) assess the implications of the research results for intervention. Results are based on survey data collected from 2,408 randomly selected men from the three study communities and a matched subset of 260 randomly selected men and their wives who responded to a female… CONTINUE READING


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