A study to explore the factors influencing a female students ability to adopt safe sexual practice at a university in Southern China.
This exploratory study investigated the factors that influence safe sexual practices amongst female Chinese university students, enabling or preventing them from taking responsibility for their reproductive health. The literature search revealed this to be a largely unexplored area. The study was undertaken amongst third year male and female students, recruited from the Department of Comparative Literature and Media Studies at the Zhongshan University in Guangzhou, China. Data was predominantly collected using two male and two female focus group discussions. Three key informant interviews supported and contextualised the findings. The study revealed that the factors influencing female students’
School Location:South Africa
Source Type:Master's Thesis
Keywords:college students sexual behavior china health and hygiene aids disease prevention
Date of Publication:01/01/2005