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The politics of AIDS

globalization, the state and civil society

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Basingstoke [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Political aspects -- Africa,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Political aspects,
  • Globalization,
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- prevention & control,
  • HIV Infections -- prevention & control,
  • Developing Countries,
  • Health Policy,
  • Internationality,
  • Politics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Maj-Lis Follér, Håkan Thörn.
    ContributionsFollér, Maj-Lis., Thörn, Håkan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA643.8 .P655 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 304 p. ;
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18607894M
    ISBN 100230554024
    ISBN 109780230554023
    LC Control Number2008011113

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