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The Resource The AIDS crisis : a documentary history, edited by Douglas A. Feldman and Julia Wang Miller

The AIDS crisis : a documentary history, edited by Douglas A. Feldman and Julia Wang Miller

Label
The AIDS crisis : a documentary history
Title
The AIDS crisis
Title remainder
a documentary history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Douglas A. Feldman and Julia Wang Miller
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Offers a narrative historical overview of the AIDS crisis, including the history, global impact, legal and ethical aspects, human side, and political implications of the disease
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208011
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.1969792009
Index
index present
Intended audience
1320
Intended audience source
Lexile
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1320
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Primary documents in American history and contemporary issues,
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a documentary history
Label
The AIDS crisis : a documentary history, edited by Douglas A. Feldman and Julia Wang Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
History of HIV/AIDS -- Origin of HIV/AIDS -- An epidemic emerges -- The shaping of public opinion -- The impact of the epidemic -- The situation in the United States -- The global crisis -- The epidemic takes its toll -- HIV/AIDS within communities and populations -- Teenagers -- Women -- Children -- Injecting drug users -- The gay community -- Commercial sex workers -- The homeless -- Correctional facilities -- Persons with hemophilia -- AIDS in the developing world -- The African pandemic -- The growing crisis in Asia -- AIDS in Latin America and the Caribbean -- The human side of AIDS -- The many faces of AIDS: first-person accounts -- Psychosocial needs of persons with AIDS -- The role of families, partners, and friends of people with AIDS -- The role of health care providers and caregivers -- The politics of AIDS -- Community responses to the crisis -- Political apathy -- Activism -- Education and behavioral change -- Promoting awareness and education -- Producing behavioral change -- Legal and ethical issues -- AIDS, the workplace, and the law -- Ethics and AIDS policy --- The future of AIDS
Control code
ocm37211350
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxix, 266 pages
Isbn
9780313287152
Lccn
97026891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37211350
  • (Sirsi) a625082
Label
The AIDS crisis : a documentary history, edited by Douglas A. Feldman and Julia Wang Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
History of HIV/AIDS -- Origin of HIV/AIDS -- An epidemic emerges -- The shaping of public opinion -- The impact of the epidemic -- The situation in the United States -- The global crisis -- The epidemic takes its toll -- HIV/AIDS within communities and populations -- Teenagers -- Women -- Children -- Injecting drug users -- The gay community -- Commercial sex workers -- The homeless -- Correctional facilities -- Persons with hemophilia -- AIDS in the developing world -- The African pandemic -- The growing crisis in Asia -- AIDS in Latin America and the Caribbean -- The human side of AIDS -- The many faces of AIDS: first-person accounts -- Psychosocial needs of persons with AIDS -- The role of families, partners, and friends of people with AIDS -- The role of health care providers and caregivers -- The politics of AIDS -- Community responses to the crisis -- Political apathy -- Activism -- Education and behavioral change -- Promoting awareness and education -- Producing behavioral change -- Legal and ethical issues -- AIDS, the workplace, and the law -- Ethics and AIDS policy --- The future of AIDS
Control code
ocm37211350
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxxix, 266 pages
Isbn
9780313287152
Lccn
97026891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37211350
  • (Sirsi) a625082

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