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Sizwe's test : a young man's journey through Africa's AIDS epidemic, Jonny Steinberg

Label
Sizwe's test : a young man's journey through Africa's AIDS epidemic
Title
Sizwe's test
Title remainder
a young man's journey through Africa's AIDS epidemic
Statement of responsibility
Jonny Steinberg
Title variation
Sizwes test
Title variation remainder
a young mans journey through Africas AIDS epidemic
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the perspectives of HIV-positive villagers in rural South Africa, revealing the cultural misunderstandings, superstitions, and stigmas that compel people to refuse free treatment and challenge efforts to stop the spread of AIDS
Biography type
contains biographical information
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258984
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.196/979200968
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
RA643.86.S62
LC item number
S74 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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a young man's journey through Africa's AIDS epidemic
Label
Sizwe's test : a young man's journey through Africa's AIDS epidemic, Jonny Steinberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [329]-334) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Testing Day
  • 29
  • His Father's Child
  • 35
  • A Mother's Boys
  • 40
  • Igqira
  • 44
  • A Grandson
  • 50
  • A Note on Terminology and Names
  • A Gangster
  • 54
  • Another Shop
  • 64
  • Thandeka
  • 71
  • Garden and Home
  • 79
  • Magic Pills
  • 90
  • vii
  • On the Outer Edge
  • 104
  • Fence Around AIDS
  • 119
  • Kate Marrandi
  • 134
  • AIDS Needle
  • 146
  • Voting Day
  • 163
  • Sizwe
  • Nomvalo
  • 167
  • Testing Day
  • 184
  • Support Group
  • 199
  • Ithanga's Kate
  • 210
  • Mabalane
  • 218
  • 11
  • Nombulelo
  • 226
  • Sizwe and Nwabisa
  • 235
  • Of Oxen and Men
  • 242
  • Progeny
  • 253
  • Leaving
  • 262
  • Ithanga
  • Good-Bye, Dr. Hermann
  • 272
  • New Year
  • 277
  • "Sizwe Magadla"
  • 287
  • Sizwe and Hermann
  • 309
  • 16
  • Sizwe and Jake
  • 22
Control code
ocm156994483
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
vi, 349 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416552697
Lccn
2007029672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)156994483
  • (OCoLC)156994483
  • (Sirsi) a932436
Label
Sizwe's test : a young man's journey through Africa's AIDS epidemic, Jonny Steinberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [329]-334) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Testing Day
  • 29
  • His Father's Child
  • 35
  • A Mother's Boys
  • 40
  • Igqira
  • 44
  • A Grandson
  • 50
  • A Note on Terminology and Names
  • A Gangster
  • 54
  • Another Shop
  • 64
  • Thandeka
  • 71
  • Garden and Home
  • 79
  • Magic Pills
  • 90
  • vii
  • On the Outer Edge
  • 104
  • Fence Around AIDS
  • 119
  • Kate Marrandi
  • 134
  • AIDS Needle
  • 146
  • Voting Day
  • 163
  • Sizwe
  • Nomvalo
  • 167
  • Testing Day
  • 184
  • Support Group
  • 199
  • Ithanga's Kate
  • 210
  • Mabalane
  • 218
  • 11
  • Nombulelo
  • 226
  • Sizwe and Nwabisa
  • 235
  • Of Oxen and Men
  • 242
  • Progeny
  • 253
  • Leaving
  • 262
  • Ithanga
  • Good-Bye, Dr. Hermann
  • 272
  • New Year
  • 277
  • "Sizwe Magadla"
  • 287
  • Sizwe and Hermann
  • 309
  • 16
  • Sizwe and Jake
  • 22
Control code
ocm156994483
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
vi, 349 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416552697
Lccn
2007029672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)156994483
  • (OCoLC)156994483
  • (Sirsi) a932436

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