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Author Lewis, Milton James.

Title Thorns on the rose : the history of sexually transmitted diseases in Australia in international perspective / Milton Lewis
Published Canberra : Australian Govt. Pub. Service, [1998]
©1998

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Description xxii, 574 pages ; 25 cm
regular print
Contents ch. 1. Genesis and diffusion -- ch. 2. Veneral disease in the nineteenth century -- ch. 3. Regulation of the 'social evil': prostitution and veneral disease -- ch. 4. A world free of syphilis -- ch. 5. The interwar years: education and mass treatment -- ch. 6. A false dawn: sexually transmitted diseases in the penicillin era --ch. 7. Sexually transmitted diseases resurgent -- ch. 8. Aborigines and sexually transmitted diseases -- ch. 9. A modern plague: the advance of HIV/AIDS -- ch. 10. In conclusion
ch. 1. Genesis and diffusion -- ch. 2. Veneral disease in the nineteenth century -- ch. 3. Regulation of the 'social evil': prostitution and veneral disease -- ch. 4. A world free of syphilis -- ch. 5. The interwar years: education and mass treatment -- ch. 6. A false dawn: sexually transmitted diseases in the penicillin era --ch. 7. Sexually transmitted diseases resurgent -- ch. 8. Aborigines and sexually transmitted diseases -- ch. 9. A modern plague: the advance of HIV/AIDS --ch. 10. In conclusion
Summary This publication deals with the rise and spread of sexually transmitted diseas from ancient times to the present, and the methods and policies devised to combat them. It looks at the Australian perspective and contains references to North America, Europe, Africa and Asia
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 488-547) and index
Subject Sexually transmitted diseases -- Treatment -- Australia -- History.
Sexually transmitted diseases -- Australia -- History.
HIV.
History.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- history.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- prevention & control.
Australia.
Australia.
Author Australian Government Publishing Service.
LC no. 2002483707
ISBN 0644360852
Other Titles History of sexually transmitted diseases in Australia in international perspective