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The Resource AIDS and power : why there is no political crisis--yet, Alex de Waal

AIDS and power : why there is no political crisis--yet, Alex de Waal

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AIDS and power : why there is no political crisis--yet
Title
AIDS and power
Title remainder
why there is no political crisis--yet
Statement of responsibility
Alex de Waal
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
AIDS and Power explains why social and political life in Africa goes on in a remarkably normal way, and how political leaders have successfully managed the AIDS epidemic so as to overcome any threats to their power
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Waal, Alex
Dewey number
362.196/979200968
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RA643.86.S6
LC item number
D49 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2006 K-621
  • WC 503.4 HA12
NLM item number
D515a 2006
Series statement
African arguments
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  • HIV Infections
  • Politics
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • South Africa
Label
AIDS and power : why there is no political crisis--yet, Alex de Waal
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-143) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A manageable catastrophe. -- Life expectancy and public opinion -- Structure of this book -- Denial and how it is overcome. -- Private experience and public concern -- Giving meaning to AIDS -- 'Normalizing' AIDS -- Sex and power -- Domesticating AIDS, and its costs -- The media and overcoming denial -- Pavement radio -- AIDS activists : reformers and revolutionaries. -- Confrontation and its limits -- 'Positive positive women' -- AIDS and elections -- Activist networks, local and global -- Transformations in governance -- New solidarities -- How African democracies withstand AIDS. -- The issue of a lifetime -- 'Weber in reverse' -- How do African states 'really' function? -- Democratic demographics -- The economics of democracy -- 'New variant famine' -- The political benefits of AIDS. -- Ugandan myths -- ABC : carefully mixed messages -- 'Fighting' AIDS -- On the difficulties of showing success -- Treatment regimes -- Power, choices and survival. -- Lutaaya, 'alone' -- Democracies can manage AIDS -- Democracies do not prevent HIV
Control code
313668797
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (147 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781842777060
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3-017-9781848130548
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)313668797
Label
AIDS and power : why there is no political crisis--yet, Alex de Waal
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-143) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A manageable catastrophe. -- Life expectancy and public opinion -- Structure of this book -- Denial and how it is overcome. -- Private experience and public concern -- Giving meaning to AIDS -- 'Normalizing' AIDS -- Sex and power -- Domesticating AIDS, and its costs -- The media and overcoming denial -- Pavement radio -- AIDS activists : reformers and revolutionaries. -- Confrontation and its limits -- 'Positive positive women' -- AIDS and elections -- Activist networks, local and global -- Transformations in governance -- New solidarities -- How African democracies withstand AIDS. -- The issue of a lifetime -- 'Weber in reverse' -- How do African states 'really' function? -- Democratic demographics -- The economics of democracy -- 'New variant famine' -- The political benefits of AIDS. -- Ugandan myths -- ABC : carefully mixed messages -- 'Fighting' AIDS -- On the difficulties of showing success -- Treatment regimes -- Power, choices and survival. -- Lutaaya, 'alone' -- Democracies can manage AIDS -- Democracies do not prevent HIV
Control code
313668797
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (147 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781842777060
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3-017-9781848130548
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)313668797

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