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The discovery of the AIDS virus

Author: Lisa Yount
Publisher: Farmington Hills, MI : Greenhaven Press ; San Diego : Thomson/Gale, ©2003.
Series: At issue in history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focuses on controversial topics surrounding the discovery of the AIDS virus in the early 1980's, including what causes the disease, how it is spread, and who was responsible for identifying the virus.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Yount
ISBN: 0737713526 9780737713527 0737713534 9780737713534
OCLC Number: 50410475
Description: 138 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1. Science Confronts AIDS --
Science Views a Mystery Plague / Randy Shilts --
Robert C. Gallo Discovered the Cause of AIDS / Robert C. Gallo --
Luc Montagnier Discovered the Cause of AIDS / Luc Montagnier --
HIV Does Not Cause AIDS / Peter H. Duesberg --
HIV Causes AIDS / Office of Communications and Public Liaison, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases --
AZT Offered Hope / Deborah M. Barnes --
AZT Was a Failure / Celia Farber --
Chapter 2. Society Confronts AIDS --
Society Views a Mystery Plague / Loudon Wainwright --
America's Response to AIDS Verged on Hysteria / Evan Thomas --
The Federal Government's Response to AIDS Was Inadequate / Craig A. Rimmerman --
The Federal Government's Response to AIDS Was Adequate / Kenneth W. Sell, interviewed by Victoria A. Harden --
AIDS Activism Helped the Gay Community / Benjamin Heim Shepard --
AIDS Activism Hurt the Gay Community / Darrell Yates Rist --
Timeline : First decade of AIDS.
Series Title: At issue in history.
Responsibility: Lisa Yount, book editor.
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Focuses on controversial topics surrounding the discovery of the AIDS virus in the early 1980's, including what causes the disease, how it is spread, and who was responsible for identifying the virus.

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