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Author Fiedler, K. (Klaus), 1942- author.

Title Fake Healing Claims for HIV and Aids in Malawi
Published [S.l.] : Mzuni Press
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Description 1 online resource (1 PDF (50 pages).)
Series Mzuni texts ; no. 5
Mzuni texts ; no. 5
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Traditional healing claims -- 3. Chambe : "healing the nations" -- 4. A comparison : mixed agency healing claims outside Malawi -- 5. Recent variants of multiple cure herbal drugs in Malawi -- 6. Faith healing HIV/AIDS -- 7. The Voluntary Male Medical Circumcision Campaign -- 8. Conclusion
Summary In this book Klaus Fiedler offers a candid critique of religious faith healing claims - a critique that extents to the Voluntary Male Medical Circumcision Campaign (VMMCC). The book reveals the lack of substantive evidence to back such healing claims and the contradiction between the VMMCC claims and the consequences of those claims in sexual health and practice
Notes Issued as part of book collections on Project MUSE
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 47-50)
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject AIDS (Disease) -- Alternative treatment -- Malawi
HIV infections -- Alternative treatment -- Malawi
Quacks and quackery -- Malawi
AIDS (Disease) -- Alternative treatment.
HIV infections -- Alternative treatment.
Quacks and quackery.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789996045219