AIDS and development in Africa : a social science perspective /

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Imprint:Binghamton, N.Y. : Haworth Press, c1999.
Description:xvi, 224 p. ; 23 cm.
Series:Haworth psychosocial issues of HIV/AIDS
Subject:AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
HIV infections -- Social aspects -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.
AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects.
HIV infections -- Social aspects.
Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Format: Print Book
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Other authors / contributors:Hope, Kempe Ronald, Sr., 1949-
ISBN:0789006383 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Ch. 1. The Socioeconomic Context of AIDS in Africa: A Review / Kempe Ronald Hope, Sr.
  • Ch. 2. Social Science Explanations of the AIDS Pandemic in Africa / Pempelani Mufune
  • Ch. 3. Beyond the Statistics: HIV/AIDS As a Socioeconomic Epidemic in Africa / Hassan O. Kaya
  • Ch. 4. HIV/AIDS and the Status of Women in Botswana / Gwen N. Lesetedi
  • Ch. 5. Women's Health, Sociocultural Practices, and HIV/AIDS in Swaziland / Mamane Nxumalo
  • Ch. 6. Sexual Abuse, HIV/AIDS, and the Legal Rights of Women in Swaziland / Phumelele Thwala
  • Ch. 7. The Law and the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: Competing Claims and Interests / Kwame Frimpong
  • Ch. 8. Orphans of the AIDS Pandemic: The Sub-Saharan Africa Experience / Gloria Jacques
  • Ch. 9. Media and the African Context of the Social Construction of HIV/AIDS / Skye Hughes and Ikanyeng S. Malila
  • Ch. 10. The Social Context of HIV/AIDS Policy in Africa / Bertha Z. Osei-Hwedie and Kwaku Osei-Hwedie
  • Ch. 11. A Note on National Policy and HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe / Helen Jackson
  • Ch. 12. Societal Responses to HIV/AIDS in Botswana / Patrick Molutsi and M. N. Badade
  • Ch. 13. AIDS Awareness and Sexual Behavior Change in South Africa / Leickness C. Simbayi
  • Ch. 14. HIV/AIDS and a Return to Traditional Cultural Practices in Malawi / Gregory Kamwendo and Olex Kamowa
  • Ch. 15. The Question of Relevance in AIDS Education in Malawi / Violet M. Bonga
  • Ch. 16. AIDS and Peer Education in Lesotho / Julia Chere-Masopha
  • Ch. 17. Human Resource Development and Training in Relation to HIV/AIDS in the Formal Sector in Zambia / Robert Tembo
  • Ch. 18. HIV/AIDS, Households, and the Informal Economy in Africa: An Endnote from the Field / Vitalis G. Chipfakacha.