HIV/AIDS in South Africa 25 years on : psychosocial perspectives /

Much has happened since the first appearance of AIDS in 1981: it has been identified, studied, and occasionally denied. South Africa has emerged as ground zero for the pandemic. This book presents the South African crisis as a template for addressing the myriad issues surrounding the epidemic worldw...

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Imprint:New York : Springer, c2009.
Description:1 online resource (xix, 393 p.) : ill.
Language:English
Subject:HIV infections -- Social aspects -- South Africa.
HIV infections -- Government policy -- South Africa.
HIV-positive persons -- South Africa -- Social conditions.
AIDS phobia -- South Africa.
HIV Infections -- South Africa.
Public Policy -- South Africa.
Social Conditions -- South Africa.
Social sciences.
Health.
AIDS phobia.
HIV infections -- Government policy.
HIV infections -- Social aspects.
HIV-positive persons -- Social conditions.
South Africa.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8890601
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Other authors / contributors:Rohleder, Poul.
ISBN:9781441903068 (e-isbn)
1441903062 (e-isbn)
9781441903051
1441903054
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Summary:Much has happened since the first appearance of AIDS in 1981: it has been identified, studied, and occasionally denied. South Africa has emerged as ground zero for the pandemic. This book presents the South African crisis as a template for addressing the myriad issues surrounding the epidemic worldwide.
Other form:Print version: HIV/AIDS in South Africa 25 years on. New York : Springer, c2009 9781441903051