''Is there a Balm in Black America?: Perspectives on HIV/AIDS in the African American Community ''

''Is there a Balm in Black America?: Perspectives on HIV/AIDS in the African American Community ''

by Pamela Payne Foster, Laura Hall, Roland Barksdale-Hall, Herbert Daughtry
     
 
This book presents a compilation of essays and speeches by the author on various issues surrounding HIV/AIDS in the African American community. The author draws on her extensive community based and advocacy work in preventive medicine/public health and her passion in preventing HIV/AIDS in the African American community, both in urban and rural communities.

Overview

This book presents a compilation of essays and speeches by the author on various issues surrounding HIV/AIDS in the African American community. The author draws on her extensive community based and advocacy work in preventive medicine/public health and her passion in preventing HIV/AIDS in the African American community, both in urban and rural communities. Additionally, the author presents factual educational material on HIV/AIDS as well as discussion questions to encourage more in-depth thought and discussion on sensitive subject matter. The author challenges the reader to consider the question, "Is there a Balm for HIV/AIDS in Black America?" It is hoped that after reading the book, the reader is able to proclaim, "Yes" because I am part of the healing that must take place in the community.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781430316701
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
10/18/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

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