AIDS and the Ecology of Poverty

AIDS and the Ecology of Poverty

by Eileen Stillwaggon
     
 

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AIDS and the Ecology of Poverty combines the insights of economics and biology to explain the spread of HIV/AIDS and deliver a telling critique of AIDS policy. Drawing on a wealth of scientific evidence, Stillwaggon demonstrates that HIV/AIDS cannot be stopped without understanding the ecology of poverty. Her message is optimistic, with pragmatic solutions

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AIDS and the Ecology of Poverty combines the insights of economics and biology to explain the spread of HIV/AIDS and deliver a telling critique of AIDS policy. Drawing on a wealth of scientific evidence, Stillwaggon demonstrates that HIV/AIDS cannot be stopped without understanding the ecology of poverty. Her message is optimistic, with pragmatic solutions to the health problems that promote the spread of HIV/AIDS.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198037859
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
11/03/2005
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

Meet the Author

Eileen Stillwaggon is Associate Professor of Economics at Gettysburg College. Her research includes work in Tanzania, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Argentina, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Lithuania, and on the Ute Reservation in Utah.

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