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Shattered dreams? : an oral history of the South African AIDS epidemic

Author: Gerald M Oppenheimer; Ronald Bayer
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on extended interviews with almost 90 doctors and nurses, 'Shattered Dreams?' is an oral history of how physicians and nurses in South Africa struggled to contend with the world's most catastrophic AIDS epidemic.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Interview
Personal Narrative
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald M Oppenheimer; Ronald Bayer
ISBN: 9780199863976 0199863970 9780195307306 0195307305 0199719128 9780199719129 1281163333 9781281163332 1435609573 9781435609570 9780195307306 0195307305
OCLC Number: 646049800
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (266 pages) : map
Contents: Introduction: AIDS and the Legacies of Apartheid; 1 The Forgotten Epidemic; 2 Facing AIDS: Denial, Indifference, and Fear; 3 The Burdens of AIDS: Treatment and Its Discontents; 4 Limited Access; 5 Defiance: Creating Islands of Treatment; 6 New Beginnings?; Notes; Biographical Notes; Index of Individuals Interviewed; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; J; K; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; W; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z.
Responsibility: Gerald M. Oppenheimer, Ronald Bayer.
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