Balancing the Socio-political and Medico-ethical Dimensions of HIV A Social Public Health Approach

Responding to public health challenges at the global and local levels can give rise to an array of tensions. To assure sustainable public health, these tensions need to be meaningfully balanced. Using empirical evidence and lived experiences relating to HIV from the global south, this book enunciate...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Laar, Amos
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2022, 2022
Edition:1st ed. 2022
Series:SpringerBriefs in Public Health
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • CHAPTER 1: The practice of public health
  • CHAPTER 2: Public health approaches to HIV and AIDS
  • CHAPTER 3: HIV interventions: which should count? which should not? And why not?
  • CHAPTER 4: Access to life-saving public health goods by persons infected or affected by HIV
  • CHAPTER 5: “They are criminals”: AIDS, the law, harm reduction, and the socially excluded
  • CHAPTER 6: Developing socially and ethically responsive National AIDS policies
  • CHAPTER 7: Making National HIV/AIDS response responsive to social public health: Lessons from Ghana