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Neo-liberalism and AIDS Crisis in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Informationen zum Autor COLLEEN O'MANIQUE is Assistant Professor of Women's Studies at Trent University. She has lived and worked ... Weiterlesen
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Informationen zum Autor COLLEEN O'MANIQUE is Assistant Professor of Women's Studies at Trent University. She has lived and worked in Uganda and Bolivia and has published in Southern Africa Report! Studies in Political Economy! and Canadian Journal of African Studies . Klappentext O'Manique critically examines the evolution of the policy response to AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa through a feminist political economy lens! focusing on the relationship between neo-liberalism! the spread of AIDS and the hegemonic policy response. It explores the ways in which AIDS has been constructed as a 'development' problem and how AIDS knowledges and institutions have evolved and have shaped interventions in the AIDS sector. Central to the analysis is a historical case-study of Uganda. Zusammenfassung O'Manique critically examines the evolution of the policy response to AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa through a feminist political economy lens, focusing on the relationship between neo-liberalism, the spread of AIDS and the hegemonic policy response. Inhaltsverzeichnis Introduction AIDS Knowledges and the African Pandemic Sub-Saharan Africa in the Global Response The Other War on Drugs Uganda: Historical Foundations of the Epidemic The Political Economy of AIDS in Uganda The Uganda 'Success Story' Health! Human Security and Global Inequality Conclusion

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COLLEEN O'MANIQUE is Assistant Professor of Women's Studies at Trent University. She has lived and worked in Uganda and Bolivia and has published in Southern Africa Report, Studies in Political Economy, and Canadian Journal of African Studies.

Klappentext

O'Manique critically examines the evolution of the policy response to AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa through a feminist political economy lens, focusing on the relationship between neo-liberalism, the spread of AIDS and the hegemonic policy response. It explores the ways in which AIDS has been constructed as a 'development' problem and how AIDS knowledges and institutions have evolved and have shaped interventions in the AIDS sector. Central to the analysis is a historical case-study of Uganda.



Inhalt
Introduction AIDS Knowledges and the African Pandemic Sub-Saharan Africa in the Global Response The Other War on Drugs Uganda: Historical Foundations of the Epidemic The Political Economy of AIDS in Uganda The Uganda 'Success Story' Health, Human Security and Global Inequality Conclusion

Produktinformationen

Titel: Neo-liberalism and AIDS Crisis in Sub-Saharan Africa
Untertitel: Globalization's Pandemic
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EAN: 9781403920898
ISBN: 978-1-4039-2089-8
Format: Fester Einband
Herausgeber: Springer Palgrave Macmillan
Genre: Medien & Kommunikation
Anzahl Seiten: 207
Gewicht: g
Größe: H17mm x B225mm x T145mm
Jahr: 2004
Auflage: 2004

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