Out Here By Ourselves: The Stories of Young People Whose Mothers Have AIDS, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Out Here By Ourselves

The Stories of Young People Whose Mothers Have AIDS, 1st Edition

By Diane Duggan


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First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Table of Contents

1. Purpose of the Study: Introduction; Research; Questions 2. Background: Introduction; Characteristics of AIDS Affected Youth; Stigma; Bereavement; Needs of AIDS Affected Youth 3, How the Study was Constructed: My Stance in the Role of Researcher; Rationale for the Method; Recruiting Participants; The Interview Process; The Field Log; Data Analysis; Trustworthiness; Creating the Participants' Stories 4. The Young People's Stories: Introduction; Setting; Joe; Maria; Tina 5. Common Themes: 'We're Out Here by Ourselves'; 'My Mother Had a Problem'; 'Me and my Mother Didn't Get Along'; Something to Live For'; Epilogue; Where are They Now? 6. Discussion and Implications: Unstable Living Arrangements; Behaviour and Learning Problems; Unsafe Sexual Behaviour; Multiple Losses: Disclosure; Responding to AIDS Affected Youth; Implications; Application of Findings; Appendices; Bibliography; Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General