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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
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
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De Waal, Alex
Dewey number
362.196/979200968
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
African arguments
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AIDS (Disease)
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
Color
multicolored
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
ocn313668797
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (147 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848130548
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
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
Color
multicolored
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
ocn313668797
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (147 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781848130548
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)313668797

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