Authors Archives: Tony O. Pomales

Men’s Narratives of Vasectomy: Rearticulating Masculinity and Contraceptive Responsibility in San José, Costa Rica

Abstract This article interrogates the modes by which cultural constructions of male contraceptive use emerge in Costa Rica by analyzing men’s narratives of vasectomy. Drawing on ethnographic research data, I examine men’s contraceptive decision making and perspectives on vasectomy and specify the ways they work through their vasectomy to rearticulate the relationship between masculinity and […]

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