AIDS and the Ecology of Poverty

AIDS and the Ecology of Poverty

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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 delivers 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.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 272 pages
  • 157.5 x 236.2 x 25.4mm | 476.28g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Numerous tables
  • 0195169271
  • 9780195169270

About Eileen Stillwaggon

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.show more

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This is an important and informative book that should be read by anyone concerned with what to do about HIV/AIDS. * Development and Change, Bridget O'Laughlin *show more

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