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Conclusion

Virginia Berridge

in AIDS in the UK: The Making of Policy, 1981-1994

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204725
eISBN:
9780191676376
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204725.003.0013
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The purpose of this conclusion is not to indulge in predictions of the future of UK AIDS, or to apportion credit or blame for the history of UK AIDS. The analysis of AIDS policies needs more than the ... More


The UN response to the HIV pandemic

Eric van Praag, Karl L Dehne, and Venkatraman Chandra-Mouli

in The HIV Pandemic: Local and Global Implications

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199237401
eISBN:
9780191723957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237401.003.0040
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter examines the historical aspects of the AIDS policy debate within the UN family. It first shows that international AIDS policy has evolved, as had the public health policies earlier on, ... More


AIDS and the Ecology of Poverty

Eileen Stillwaggon

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780195169270
eISBN:
9780199783427
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195169271.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This book examines the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the social and economic context of poverty and economic crisis in developing and transition countries. It challenges the assumption — implicit in AIDS ... More


HIV/AIDS Policies and Modernity in Brazil and South Africa: a Comparative Critical Analysis

José Katito

in African, American and European Trajectories of Modernity: Past Oppression, Future Justice?

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781474400404
eISBN:
9781474412476
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474400404.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter compares HIV/AIDS policies in Brazil and South Africa over the thirty-year history of the epidemic, focusing on the period between the mid-1980s and the early 2000s. The discussion lays ... More


Brazil's Response to the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: Integrating Prevention and Treatment

Elize Massard da Fonseca and Francisco I. Bastos

in Policy analysis in Brazil

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447306849
eISBN:
9781447310976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306849.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Civil society action in national policies in response to the AIDS epidemic since the 1980s, one of the prime examples of successful policy combining government capability and societal activism in ... More


A Fraught Embrace: The Romance and Reality of AIDS Altruism in Africa

Ann Swidler and Susan Cotts Watkins

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691173924
eISBN:
9781400884988
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691173924.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

In the wake of the AIDS pandemic, legions of organizations and compassionate individuals descended on Africa from faraway places to offer their help and save lives. This book shows how the dreams of ... More


HIV/AIDS Policy, “Orphan Addiction,” and the Next Generation

Kristen E. Cheney

in Crying for Our Elders: African Orphanhood in the Age of HIV and AIDS

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226437408
eISBN:
9780226437682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226437682.003.0010
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

Despite the evolution of policy responses to AIDS orphanhood, it continues to be constructed in ways that misidentify or even obscure the true causes of orphan suffering—often with adverse, long-term ... More


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