Project Represent publications

Since completing the Represent study in 2010, we have published numerous articles, listed below in reverse chronological order, on the social-structural context of Black heterosexual men’s HIV risk:

Bowleg, L., English, D., del Rio-Gonzalez, A.M., Burkholder, G.J., Teti, M., & Tschann, J.M.  (2016). Measuring the pros and cons of being a Black man: Development of the Black Men’s Experiences Scale (BMES).  Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 17, 177-188. doi: 10.1037/men000026.

 

Bowleg, L., Heckert, A.L., Brown, T.L., & Massie, J.S. (2015). Responsible men, blameworthy women: Black heterosexual men’s discursive constructions of safer sex and masculinity.  Health Psychology, 34(4), 314-327. doi: 10.1037/hea0000216. PMID: 25822050

 

Bowleg, L., Burkholder, G.J., Noar, S.M., Teti, M., Malebranche, D.J., & Tschann, J.M.  (2015). Sexual scripts and HIV risk and behaviors among Black heterosexual men: Development of the Sexual Scripts Scale (SSS). Archives of Sexual Behavior, 44(3), 639-654.  doi: 10.1007/s10508-013-0193-y.

 

Bowleg, L., Neilands, T., Tabb-Phillips, L., Burkholder, G.J., Teti, M., Malebranche, D.J., & Tschann, J. M. (2014). Neighborhood context and Black heterosexual men’s sexual HIV risk behaviors. AIDS and Behavior, 18(11), 2207-2218. doi: 10.1007/s10461-014-0803-2. PMCID: PMC4198445

 

Bowleg, L., Fitz, C.C., Burkholder, G.J., Massie, J.S., Wahome, R., Teti, M., Malebranche, D.J., & Tschann, J.M. (2014).  Racial discrimination and posttraumatic stress symptoms as pathways to sexual HIV risk among urban Black heterosexual men.  AIDS Care, 26(8),1050-1057. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2014.906548. PMCID: PMC4156284

 

Bowleg, L., Burkholder, G.J., Massie, J.S., Wahome, R., Teti, M., Malebranche, D.J., & Tschann, J.M. (2013). Racial discrimination, social support, and sexual HIV risk among Black heterosexual men.  AIDS and Behavior, 17(1), 407-418. doi: 10.1007/s10461-012-0179-0. PMID: 22437347

 

Bowleg, L., Teti, M., Malebranche, D.J., & Tschann, J.M. (2013). “It’s an uphill battle everyday": Intersectionality and the implications of social-structural factors for sexual HIV risk among Black heterosexual men.  Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 14(1), 25-34. doi: 10.1037/a0028392. PMCID: 3591486

 

Raj, A., & Bowleg, L. (2012). Heterosexual risk for HIV among Black men in the United States: A call to action against a neglected crisis in Black communities.  American Journal of Men’s Health, 6(3), 178-181. doi: 10.1177/1557988311416496. PMID: 21831928

 

Teti, M., Martin, A.E., Randade, R., Massie, J., Malebranche, D.J.,  Tschann, J.M., & Bowleg, L.  (2012).  “I’m a keep rising. I’m a keep going forward, regardless ”: Exploring Black men’s resilience amid socio-structural challenges and stressors. Qualitative Health Research, 22(4), 524-533. doi: 10.1177/1049732311422051. PMID: 21911505

 

Bowleg, L., Teti, M., Massie, J.S., Patel, A., Malebranche, D.J., & Tschann, J.M. (2011). “What does it take to be a man? What is a real man?”: Ideologies of masculinity and HIV risk among Black heterosexual men. Culture, Health & Sexuality, 13(5), 545-559. doi: 10.1080/13691058.2011.556201. PMID: 21390949