Prostitution, promiscuity and venereal disease disease prostitution •prostitution is the act or practice of providing sexual services to another person in return for payment. Promiscuity what is your reaction to the word we all know a promiscuous girl we all look down on her in our own ways sometimes she is backstabbed by friends and sometimes she is openly scorned by others what we do not realise, is she is not the only one, or maybe we do not want to accept it.
Feminizing venereal disease: the body of the prostitute in nineteenth-century medical discourse new york: new york university press, 1997 x + 231 pp $4000 in doing so she adds new dimensions to the subject—namely, the ways in which the pathologization of female promiscuity was bound to ideologies of class and race. Levine, prostitution, race and politics see also the work of roger davidson (2000) dangerous liaisons: a social history of venereal disease in twentieth century scotland (amsterdam/atlanta: rodopi) view all notes there was no evidence to show that there was a vd epidemic and in fact, there was no statistical increase of vd until the final. Prostitution and venereal disease article, the sunday oregonian, april 12, 1942 magazine section, page 3 police lid put on vice spots the oregonian, jan 10, 1942 magazine section, page 3 police lid put on vice spots the oregonian, jan 10, 1942.
Although prostitution is illegal, it is the same as promiscuity in that both have the same health risks and hazards involved surprisingly, the term “promiscuity” when attempting to define the term, produced mix results. Regulating prostitution was the government's attempt to control the high level of venereal disease in its armed forces by 1864, one out of three sick cases in the army was caused by venereal disease admissions into hospitals for gonorrhoea and syphilis reached 2907 per 1,000 of total troop strength.
Prostitution and venereal disease thailand vuletic (1956) reported that almost all venereal infections in thailand were contracted from prosti- tutes the brothel is universal and men in occupa- tions which lead them to consort with prostitutes have the highest sero-positivity rates surveys have. Sex on the front: prostitution and venereal disease in russia’s first world war he linked female lower-class labour with promiscuity and prostitution, prostitution and venereal disease in wartime russia were important issues for central, provincial, medical and military authorities.
Venereal disease was a very delicate subject in the first decades of the 1900s in many ways so ciety did not want to acknowledge that promiscuity, prostitution, and other related vices existed yet, the results were undeniable.
The price of discretion: prostitution, venereal disease, and the american military in france, 1944–1946 the price of discretion: prostitution, venereal disease, and the american military in france, why was promiscuity so freely allowed, particularly when it was known to lead to disease. In countries and areas where safer sex precautions are either unavailable or not practiced for cultural reasons, prostitution is an active disease vector for all stds, including hiv/aids, but the encouragement of safer sex practices, combined with regular testing for sexually transmitted diseases, has been very successful when applied consistently.