Social Networks and Concurrent Sexual Relationships: A Qualitative Study Among Men in an Urban South African Community
December 3, 2009
In the current study, the researchers sought "to explore and describe characteristics of males' social and sexual networks in a South African peri-urban community." They conducted 20 in-depth interviews with men participating in a larger quantitative study. The men's median age was 28.7; nearly 56 percent had attended high school; 17.2 percent were unemployed; and 94.7 percent were unmarried.
10.2009; Vol. 21; No. 10: P. 1253-1258; Anders Ragnarsson; Loraine Townsend; Anna Thorson; Mickey Chopra; Ann Mia Ekstrom
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