The Resource The AIDS pandemic : complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations, Lawrence O. Gostin ; foreword by Michael Kirby

The AIDS pandemic : complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations, Lawrence O. Gostin ; foreword by Michael Kirby

Label
The AIDS pandemic : complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations
Title
The AIDS pandemic
Title remainder
complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence O. Gostin ; foreword by Michael Kirby
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this collection of essays, Lawrence O. Gostin confronts the pressing and controversial issues surrounding AIDS in America and around the world. He shows how HIV/AIDS affects the entire US population - infected and uninfected - by influencing its social norms, economy, and the country's role
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.1/969792
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA643.8
LC item number
.G675 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in social medicine
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Label
The AIDS pandemic : complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations, Lawrence O. Gostin ; foreword by Michael Kirby
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
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
AIDS policy, politics, and law in context -- The AIDS litigation project: the social impact of AIDS -- The AIDS litigation project: privacy, discrimination, and vulnerable persons -- Human rights and public health in the HIV/AIDS pandemic -- Health informational privacy in the HIV/AIDS epidemic -- Stigma, social risk, and discrimination -- Testing and screening in the HIV/AIDS epidemic: a public health and human rights -- Approach -- National HIV/AIDS reporting -- Piercing the veil of secrecy: partner notification, the right to know, and the -- Duty to warn -- The politics of AIDS: compulsory state powers, public health, and civil liberties -- Testing, counseling, and treatment after sexual assault -- Rights and duties of health care workers living with HIV/AIDS -- Perinatal transmission of HIV: controversies in screening and policy -- The interconnected epidemics of AIDS and drug dependency -- Screening and exclusion of travelers and immigrants -- The global reach of HIV/AIDS: science, politics, economics, and research -- AIDS policy, politics, and law: reflections on the pandemic
Control code
ocm62338630
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xli, 445 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807828304
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b3543563x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62338630
  • pebcs0807828300

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