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The Social Dimensions of AIDS

Method and Theory

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Published by Praeger Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gay studies (Gay men),
  • HIV / AIDS,
  • Sociology Of Medicine,
  • Social Science,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Sociology,
  • Diseases - AIDS & HIV,
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • AIDS (Disease),
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Synd,
  • Social Behavior,
  • Social aspects,
  • psychology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDouglas A. Feldman (Editor), Thomas M. Johnson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9694975M
    ISBN 100275921107
    ISBN 109780275921101

      Social Dimensions of Health in STI/HIV Helen V. Madamba, MD MPH-TM Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center HIV/AIDS Core Team 2. OBJECTIVES • At the end of the lecture, the learner should be able to explain the basic knowledge about HIV, AIDS, its mode of transmission and means of prevention to be able to understand the social dimensions of. HIV/AIDS and the obesity crisis generated an enormous research momentum among not only social researchers but also social activists, community groups and artists, all of whom played a vital role.

      The Fiscal Dimensions of HIV/AIDS in Botswana, South Africa, Swaziland, and Uganda by Elizabeth Lule; Markus Haacker ISBN: Publication Date: Author: Velaphi Kheswa.   AIDS: Individual, Cultural And Policy Dimensions. by. Social Aspects of AIDS. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: Taylor And Francis.

    Product Information. This timely volume provides an overview of the state of research into the social context and impact of AIDS. Drawing on international and interdisciplinary work in the social sciences, the book outlines the different approaches, theories and methodologies involved in AIDS research and the extent of knowledge of critical aspects of the sociology of AIDS. The AIDS Epidemic: Social Dimensions of an Infectious Disease William Rushing. Boulder CO: Westview Press, AIDS in the world II: Global Dimensions, Social Roots, and Responses Jonathan M. Mann and Daniel J.M. Tarantola (eds.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press,


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