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Author Behrman, Greg, 1976-

Title The invisible people : how the U.S. has slept through the global AIDS pandemic, the greatest humanitarian catastrophe of our time / Greg Behrman.

Publication Info. New York : Free Press, [2004]
©2004

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 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  362.1969 B396    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  362.1969 BEHRMAN    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  362.1969 BE    Check Shelf
Description xiv, 352 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-336) and index.
Contents A feeble beginning (1983-1990) -- 1. A contentious start, buck passing -- 2. The prism of the U.S. experience, absence of leadership -- 3. A maverick goes to Geneva, turf wars -- Quiescence (1990-1996) -- 4. Voices in the wilderness, race and space -- 5. No advocacy from above, no groundswell from below -- 6. The Clinton enigma, bunker and hunker down -- An awakening of sorts (1996-1999) -- 7. Drugs change the landscape, a mission crystallizes -- 8. The clash, a forum -- 9. Evidence-based advocacy, start the press -- Opportunities squandered (1998-2000) -- 10. Continental abdication, the ultimate crutch -- 11. A failure to recalibrate, turf and neglect -- 12. A foiled plan, "too little, too late" -- A great awakening? (2001-2003) -- 13. A bleak outlook, finally--a vehicle -- 14. Righting the response, getting religion -- 15. Behind closed doors, coalescence.
Subject AIDS (Disease) -- Government policy -- United States.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- history -- Africa South of the Sahara.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- history -- United States.
HIV Infections -- history -- Africa South of the Sahara.
HIV Infections -- history -- United States.
Health Policy -- history -- Africa South of the Sahara.
Health Policy -- history -- United States.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- prevention & control -- Africa South of the Sahara.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- prevention & control -- United States.
Disease Outbreaks -- history -- Africa South of the Sahara.
Disease Outbreaks -- history -- United States.
Disease Outbreaks -- prevention & control -- Africa South of the Sahara.
Disease Outbreaks -- prevention & control -- United States.
HIV Infections -- prevention & control -- Africa South of the Sahara.
HIV Infections -- prevention & control -- United States.
International Cooperation -- history -- Africa South of the Sahara.
International Cooperation -- history -- United States.
Global Health -- Africa South of the Sahara.
Global Health -- United States.
ISBN 0743257553
9780743257558
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