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The time of AIDS : social analysis, theory and method / Gilbert Herdt, Shirley Lindenbaum.

By: Herdt, Gilbert H, 1949-
Contributor(s): Lindenbaum, Shirley | Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research. Conference (1992: Colorado)
Language: English Publisher: Newbury Park : Sage Publications, 1992.Description: ix, 341p. : tables ; 22cm.ISBN: 0803943733
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Includes bibl. references. - Papers from Wenner-Gren Foundation Conference, June 25 - July 1, 1990, Estes Park, Colorado. - Contents: I, Social history and representation. Introduction / G. Herdt; Epidemics and researchers / J.H. Gagnon; AIDS: history and contemporary history / V. Berridge; AIDS, HIV and the cultural construction of reality / P.A. Treichler; II, Method and theory in western society. Sex, lies and ethnography / P.R. Abramson; Mapping terra incognita: sex research for AIDS prevention / Ralph Bolton; Anthropological witnessing for African Americans / E. Quimby; The implications of constructionist theory for social research on the AIDS epidemic among gay men / M.P. Levine; "IV drug users" and "sex partners" / S. Kane, Theresa Mason; III, Cross-cultural studies. Sexual diversity, cultural analysis and AIDS education in Brazil / R.G. Parker; Use of ethnosexual data on men of Mexican origin / J.M. Carrier, J. Raúl Magaña; Women at risk: case studies from Zaire / B.G. Schoepf; New disorder, old dilemmas: AIDS and anthropology in Haiti / Paul Farmer; Knowledge and action in the shadow of AIDS / S. Lindenbaum.