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AIDS in the twenty-first century : disease and globalization

Author: Tony Barnett; Alan Whiteside
Publisher: Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"First published in 2002, AIDS in the Twenty-First Century met with widespread praise from researchers and policy makers. This edition is fully revised to take account of the latest facts and developments in the field. All statistics and evidence have been updated and their meanings reconsidered. Latest developments in vaccines, anti-retroviral treatments and microbicides are discussed along with information about  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Barnett; Alan Whiteside
ISBN: 9781403997685 1403997683
OCLC Number: 67393064
Description: xiv, 449 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Disease and denial --
The disease and its epidemiology --
Epidemic roots --
Cases --
Is Africa exceptional? --
Introduction to impact --
Individuals, households and communities --
Dependants: orphans and the elderly --
Rural livelihoods and agriculture --
Private sector impact --
Development and economic growth --
Government and governance --
Strategies, tactics and timing --
Globalisation and inequality.
Responsibility: Tony Barnett and Alan Whiteside.
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This book, first published in 2002 to widespread acclaim, is fully revised and updated to take account of the latest facts and developments in the field. Carefully written to be accessible, this book  Read more...

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'...a unique and important book. It is accessible, innovative and far-sighted. This is the most important recent book to understand the longterm consequences of AIDS in Africa.' - Peter Piot, Read more...

 
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