Histories of sexually transmitted diseases and HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa /

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Imprint:Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1999.
Description:vi, 267 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series:Contributions in medical studies, 0886-8220 ; no. 44
Subject:Sexually transmitted diseases -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- History.
AIDS (Disease) -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- History.
AIDS (Disease)
Sexually transmitted diseases.
Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/3786149
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Other authors / contributors:Setel, Philip.
Lewis, Milton James.
Lyons, Maryinez.
ISBN:0313297150 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-254) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Comparative Histories of STDs and HIV/AIDS in Africa
  • Disease, and Culture Change in Ghana
  • Transmitted Diseases and HIV/AIDS in Cote d'Ivoire
  • A History of STDs and AIDS in Senegal--Difficulties in Accounting for 'Social Logics' in Health Policy
  • Medicine and Morality: A Review of Responses to Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Uganda Over the 20th Century
  • Local Histories of STDs and AIDS in Western and Northern Tanzania
  • Transmitted Diseases in Colonial Malawi
  • The Social, Cultural, and Epidemiological History of STDs in Zambia
  • The Management of Venereal Disease in a Settler Society: Colonial Zimbabwe, 1900 to 1930
  • The Origins of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century South Africa and the Development of Racially Segregated Approaches to Treatment
  • Bibliographies
  • Illustrations