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The African AIDS epidemic : a history / John Iliffe.

Iliffe, John (Author).

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  • ISBN: 082141688X (cloth : Ohio University)
  • ISBN: 9780821416884 (cloth : Ohio University)
  • ISBN: 0821416898 (paper : Ohio University)
  • ISBN: 9780821416891 (paper : Ohio University)
  • ISBN: 0852558910 (cloth : James Currey)
  • ISBN: 9780852558911 (cloth : James Currey)
  • ISBN: 0852558902 (paper : James Currey)
  • ISBN: 9780852558904 (paper : James Currey)
  • ISBN: 1770130489 (paper : Double Storey)
  • ISBN: 9781770130487 (paper : Double Storey)
  • Physical Description: ix, 214 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Athens : Ohio University Press ; 2006.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 202-208) and index.
Contents:
Intentions -- Origins -- Epidemic in Western Equatorial Africa -- The drive to the East -- The conquest of the South -- The penetration of the West -- Causation: a synthesis -- Responses from above -- Views from below -- NGOs & the evolution of care -- Death & the household -- The epidemic matures -- Containment -- Conclusion.
Summary, etc.:
Traces the history of the African AIDS epidemic. Focuses of a variety of aspects of the epidemic, including demographic growth, urbanization, and social change in Africa during the latter half of the twentieth century.
Subject: AIDS (Disease) > Africa > History.
Sida > Afrique > Histoire.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome > history > Africa.
HIV Infections > history > Africa.
Disease Outbreaks > history > Africa.
Epidemie.
Entwicklung.
AIDS.
Afrika.
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