Health and Sexual Status in an Urban Gay Enclave and the Application of the Stress of the Process Model

Health and Sexual Status in an Urban Gay Enclave and the Application of the Stress of the Process Model

A research study on mental health and safe sex practices in the context of the MSM sexual status order in Toronto’s Gay Village.

Author: Adam Isaiah Green PhD Source: American Sociological Association Journal: Journal of Health and Social Behavior Journal Details: Vol: 49 Issue: 4, pages 436 - 451 Origin Country: Canada Publish Date: 2008 Publication City: Washington, DC Languages: .Resource Type: , .Resource Topics: .Target Audiences: , , . Last Modified: 2009-04-06

Professor Adam Isaiah Green of sociology interviewed dozens of gay men in Toronto to determine what qualities made some men more sexually desirable than others and what the consequences of being undesirable might be on mental and physical health.