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Author Booth, Karen M., 1962-

Title Local women, global science : fighting AIDS in Kenya / Karen M. Booth.

Publication Info. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2004]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.1969 B725L    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 204 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-194) and index.
Contents Global medicine, local sex, and crisis -- Nairobi's casino: colonizing AIDS in the urban clinic -- Negotiating AIDS policy in Kenya: 1984-1994 -- "High-frequency transmitters" and invisible men -- "A husband can have a thousand girlfriends!" -- Drugs for whom? "African AIDS" in the second decade.
Subject AIDS (Disease) -- Kenya.
AIDS (Disease) in women -- Kenya.
AIDS (Disease) -- Government policy.
HIV Infections -- prevention & control -- Kenya.
HIV Infections -- ethnology -- Kenya.
Health Policy -- Kenya.
Sexual Behavior -- ethnology -- Kenya.
Women's Health -- Kenya.
Women's Rights -- Kenya.
ISBN 0253341817 cloth alkaline paper
0253216400 paper alkaline paper
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