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Author Liu, Shao-hua, 1968-
Title Passage to manhood : youth migration, heroin, and AIDS in Southwest China / Shao-hua Liu.
Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2011.

Author Liu, Shao-hua, 1968-
Series Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University
Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University.
Subject Yi (Chinese people) -- Drug use.
Yi (Chinese people) -- Diseases.
Heroin abuse -- Social aspects -- China -- Sichuan Sheng.
AIDS (Disease) -- Transmission -- China -- Sichuan Sheng.
Young men -- Drug use -- China -- Sichuan Sheng.
Young men -- Diseases -- China -- Sichuan Sheng.
Migration, Internal -- Health aspects -- China.
Sichuan Sheng (China) -- Social conditions.
Minority Groups -- psychology.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- ethnology.
Heroin Dependence -- ethnology.
Social Change.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 232 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-224) and index.
Contents Introduction : bringing peripheries to the center -- The meandering road to modernity -- Manhood, migration, and heroin -- Multivocal drug control -- Contentious individuality on the rise -- Failed state AIDS interventions -- AIDS and its global stigmatization.
Note Print version record.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Summary Passage to Manhood is a groundbreaking and beautifully written ethnography that addresses the intersection of modernity, heroin use, and AIDS as they intersect in a new ""rite-of-passage"" among young ethnic-minority males in contemporary China.
ISBN 9780804776370 (electronic bk.)
0804776377 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 719383019
Additional Format Print version: Liu, Shao-hua, 1968- Passage to manhood. Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2011 9780804770248 (DLC) 2010025604 (OCoLC)630479925

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