The Wisdom of Whores: Bureaucrats, Brothels, and the Business of AIDS

The Wisdom of Whores: Bureaucrats, Brothels, and the Business of AIDS

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by Elizabeth Pisani
     
 

A flame-throwing epidemiologist talks about sex, drugs, and the mistakes (dismal), ideologies (vicious), and hopes (realistic) of international AIDS prevention.See more details below

Overview

A flame-throwing epidemiologist talks about sex, drugs, and the mistakes (dismal), ideologies (vicious), and hopes (realistic) of international AIDS prevention.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393066623
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
06/17/2008
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents


Author's Note     xi
Acknowledgements     xiii
Preface: The Accidental Epidemiologist     1
Cooking Up an Epidemic     13
Landscapes of Desire     43
The Honesty Box     84
The Naked Truth     124
Sacred Cows     161
Articles of Faith     188
HIV Shoots Up     227
Ants in the Sugar-Bowl     269
Full Circle     301
Notes     327
Bibliography     347
Index     365

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