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Author Barnett, Tony.

Title AIDS in the twenty-first century : disease and globalization / Tony Barnett and Alan Whiteside
Edition Second edition
Published Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  362.1969792 Bar/Ait 2006  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 449 pages ; 22 cm
Contents 1. Disease and denial -- 2. The disease and its epidemiology -- 3. Epidemic roots -- 4. Cases -- 5. Is Africa exceptional? -- 6. Introduction to impact -- 7. Individuals, households and communities -- 8. Dependants : orphans and the elderly -- 9. Rural livelihoods and agriculture -- 10. Private sector impact -- 11. Development and economic growth -- 12. Government and governance -- 13. Strategies, tactics and timing -- 14. Globalisation and inequality
Summary "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 the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief and The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria."--BACK COVER
Analysis AIDS
Disease outbreaks
Economic impact
International comparisons
Overseas item
Social impact
Trends to 2005
Notes Previous ed.: 2002
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject AIDS (Disease)
AIDS (Disease) -- Economic aspects.
AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects.
Author Whiteside, Alan.
LC no. 2006045710
ISBN 1403997683 (paperback)