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- Amsterdam University Press 2011; US$ 52.50
In 2003-2006, Patricia Henderson lived in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal where she recorded the experiences of people living with HIV/AIDS. In this illuminating study, she recounts the concerns of rural people and explores local repertoires through which illness was folded into everyday life. The book spans a period when antiretroviral... more...
- Columbia University Press 2009; US$ 49.99
Bound up with the human cost of HIV/AIDS is the critical issue of its impact on national and international security, yet attempts to assess the pandemic's complex risk fail to recognize the political dangers of construing the disease as a security threat. The securitization of HIV/AIDS not only affects the discussion of the disease in international... more...
- SAGE India 2012; US$ 59.95
A work by health and development experts and professionals, this well-researched compilation traces the evolving and highly dynamic nature of HIV/AIDS and its unprecedented health and development threat in Asia. Three decades of HIV/AIDS in Asia studies how the region has responded to this epidemic in the last three decades. It contains country-specific... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 129.00
Despite effective approaches to prevention, STD and HIV infection rates remain fairly constant. Targeting, implementation, and monitoring of interventions have posed widespread problems, and the recent spate of cuts to prevention budgets has made these roadblocks even more challenging. It is clear that working in sexual health requires both a deeper... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00
This book discusses the significance of late twentieth century and early twenty first century American fiction written in response to the AIDS crisis and interrogates how sexual identity is depicted and constructed textually. Pearl develops Freudian psychoanalytic theory in a complex account of the ways in which grief is expressed and worked out in... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 179.00
Up until now, many articles have been written to portray stigma and discrimination which occur with people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) in many parts of the world. But this is the first book which attempts to put together results from empirical research relating to stigma, discrimination and living with HIV/AIDS. The focus of this book is on issues... more...
- Penguin Group US 2014; US$ 14.99
Is the end of HIV upon us? Award-winning research scientist and HIV fellow at the Ragon Institute, Nathalia Holt, reveals the science behind the discovery of a functional cure and what it means for the millions affected by HIV and the history of the AIDS pandemic. Two men, known in medical journals as the Berlin Patients, revealed answers to... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 55.95
This guidebook is designed to help the reader become aware of the information and information services that are available for at-risk and HIV-infected individuals. HIV/AIDS Community Information Services examines the relationship between HIV/AIDS and the body of information concerning them; discusses currently available HIV/AIDS information services;... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
The HIV-Negative Gay Man explores the unique psychosocial and psychosexual needs—needs that must be acknowledged for individual well-being—of HIV-negative gay men. In doing so, it addresses divisions within the gay community between men who are HIV-negative and those who are infected with HIV or ill with AIDS and asserts that responding to the concerns... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 43.95
For many women, the advice “Use a condom!” is not enough to help protect them from HIV infection. As Women and AIDS reveals, “negotiating” safer sex practices is a very complex issue for women who are involved in relationships where they do not enjoy physical, social, or economic equality. The book's authors maintain that the key to curbing the spread... more...