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7 edition of Ethics & AIDS in Africa found in the catalog.

Ethics & AIDS in Africa

The Challenge to Our Thinking

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Published by Left Coast Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • HIV / AIDS,
  • Medical ethics,
  • Medical research,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethics,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Sociology,
  • Africa,
  • AIDS & HIV,
  • Africa - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnton A. Van Niekerk (Editor), Loretta M. Kopelman (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8899918M
    ISBN 100864866739
    ISBN 109781598740714

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. AIDS and Ethics is the first major collection of essays on the complex ethical issues created by the AIDS crisis. The nation's leading bioethics experts from the fields of law, medicine, philosophy, political science, religion, and social work present original and accessible essays.

      These minor reservations aside, Ethics and AIDS in Africa is a highly illuminating, stimulating and informative guide to the ethical dilemmas faced by researchers, policy-makers and health care providers in the countries hardest hit by HIV/AIDS. The book clearly delivers on its promise that HIV/AIDS, as it continues to ravage low-resource Author: Stuart Rennie.   Examples are: striking, bribes, fundraising, polygamy, domestic violence, widows and orphans, female circumcision, HIV/AIDS, and witchcraft. Strengths and Weaknesses. ACE is lucid, orthodox, and biblical. I agreed with nearly all of the author’s conclusions (unusual for a book on ethics!).   Sub-Saharan Africa is home to about 10% of the global population, but reports suggest 60% of all people living with HIV/AIDS globally live in sub-Saharan Africa. Southern Africa has been described as the epicentre of the global epidemic with countries in the region registering some of the highest HIV/AIDS prevalence rates in the by:

    This book, HIV & AIDS in Africa is a collective piece of public health, public policy, social transformation, history, theology, politics, anthropology, human rights, compassion, concern and hope for the future in the context of HIV/AIDS. The text considers the social determinants mentioned above, and identifies reasons why prevention Author: Ted Bergfelt. BibTeX @MISC{Review06reviewof, author = {Book Review and Thinking Anton and A. Niekerk and Loretta M. Kopelman (eds and Stephanie A Nixon and Nkosinathi Ngcobo}, title = {Review of 'Ethics and AIDS in Africa: The Challenge to Our}, year = {}}.   Review. In , bioethicist Michael J. Selgelid decried: Given the magnitude of the AIDS catastrophe in Africa – and given that the causes and consequences of this crisis directly involve issues of justice – it is surprising that, to date, no major books addressing AIDS in Africa have been produced by (those who primarily consider themselves to be) bioethicists.


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SyntaxTextGen not activatedHIV/AIDS Pdf AFRICAFrom the perspective of Africa, HIV/AIDS is one of the most significant ethical and political issues involved with science and technology.

The spread of HIV/AIDS in Africa has the potential to undermine almost any other positive benefits of, for example, scientific education and research or sustainable technological development.Suggested Citation:"6 Strategies to Ensure Ethical Decision-Making Capacity for HIV/AIDS: Policy and Programming in Africa." Institute of Medicine.

Preparing for the Future of HIV/AIDS in Africa: A Shared Responsibility. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.

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