African Responses to HIV/AIDS: Between Speech and Action

African Responses to HIV/AIDS: Between Speech and Action


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ISBN-13: 9781869142339
Publisher: University Of KwaZulu-Natal Press
Publication date: 06/15/2012
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements ix

Abbreviations xi

Introduction: HIV/AIDS Rhetoric in Africa Segun Ige Tim Quinlan 9

1 HIV/AIDS and the State: A Critique of Leadership in Africa Segun lge Tim Quinlan 9

2 What Type of Leadership is Required to Combat Complex Global Challenges such as the HIV and AIDS Pandemic? Judith Flick 46

3 Assertive Leadership Response to HIV and AIDS: The Moroccan Example Fatima Harrak 69

4 Socio-Economic Rights and Development: HIV/AIDS and Antiretroviral Service Delivery in South Africa Shauna Mottiar 84

5 Confusing Public Health with Militant Nationalism: South Africa's AIDS Policy under Thabo Mbeki John-Eudes Lengwe Kunda Keyan Tomaselli 109

6 President Jammeh's HIV/AIDS Healing Saga in The Gambia Stella Nyanzi 124

7 Culture, Behaviour and AIDS in Africa Paul Nchoji Nkwi H. Russell Bernard 153

8 Sexuality and Rights: Men Who Have Sex with Men in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Getnet Tadele 177

9 Race and HIV/AIDS in Public Health Discourse in Africa Ademola J. Ajuwon 209

10 The Politics of AIDS in South Africa: Foundations of a Hyperendemic Epidemic Warren Parker 225

Conclusion: AIDS in the African State: Quo Vadis? Segun Ige Tim Quinlan 245

Contributors 255

Index 260

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