The Resource The AIDS pandemic : complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations, Lawrence O. Gostin ; foreword by Michael Kirby, (electronic resource)

The AIDS pandemic : complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations, Lawrence O. Gostin ; foreword by Michael Kirby, (electronic resource)

Label
The AIDS pandemic : complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations
Title
The AIDS pandemic
Title remainder
complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence O. Gostin ; foreword by Michael Kirby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this collection of essays, Lawrence O. Gostin, an internationally recognized scholar of AIDS law and policy, confronts the most pressing and controversial issues surrounding AIDS in America and around the world. He shows how HIV/AIDS affects the entire population--infected and uninfected--by influencing our social norms, our economy, and our country's role as a world leader. Now in the third decade of this pandemic, the nation and the world still fail to respond to the needs of persons living with HIV/AIDS and continue to tolerate injustice in their treatment, Gostin argues. AIDS, b
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Gostin, Lawrence O.
Dewey number
  • 362.1/969792
  • 362.1969792
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RA643.8
LC item number
.G675 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in social medicine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • AIDS (Disease)
Label
The AIDS pandemic : complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations, Lawrence O. Gostin ; foreword by Michael Kirby, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-429) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; Preface; Abbreviations; Part 1. AIDS in the Courtroom; 1 AIDS Policy, Politics, and Law in Context; 2 The AIDS Litigation Project: The Social Impact of AIDS; 3 The AIDS Litigation Project: Privacy, Discrimination, and Vulnerable Persons; Part 2. Rights and Dignity; 4 Human Rights and Public Health in the HIV/AIDS Pandemic; 5 Health Informational Privacy in the HIV/AIDS Epidemic; 6 Stigma, Social Risk, and Discrimination; Part 3. Policy, Politics, and Ethics; 7 Testing and Screening in the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: A Public Health and Human Rights Approach
  • 8 National HIV/AIDS Reporting9 Piercing the Veil of Secrecy: Partner Notification, the Right to Know, and the Duty to Warn; 10 The Politics of AIDS: Compulsory State Powers, Public Health, and Civil Liberties; Part 4. Special Populations; 11 Testing, Counseling, and Treatment after Sexual Assault; 12 Rights and Duties of Health Care Workers Living with HIV/AIDS; 13 Perinatal Transmission of HIV: Controversies in Screening and Policy; 14 The Interconnected Epidemics of AIDS and Drug Dependency; Part 5. AIDS in the World; 15 Screening and Exclusion of Travelers and Immigrants
  • 16 The Global Reach of HIV/AIDS: Science, Politics, Economics, and Research17 AIDS Policy, Politics, and Law: Reflections on the Pandemic; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index of Cases; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; M; P; R; S; T; General Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (492 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807875834
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000456644
  • (EBL)413298
  • (OCoLC)476236750
  • (SSID)ssj0000100618
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11124503
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000100618
  • (PQKBWorkID)10021283
  • (PQKB)10705553
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC413298
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000456644
Label
The AIDS pandemic : complacency, injustice, and unfulfilled expectations, Lawrence O. Gostin ; foreword by Michael Kirby, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-429) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; Preface; Abbreviations; Part 1. AIDS in the Courtroom; 1 AIDS Policy, Politics, and Law in Context; 2 The AIDS Litigation Project: The Social Impact of AIDS; 3 The AIDS Litigation Project: Privacy, Discrimination, and Vulnerable Persons; Part 2. Rights and Dignity; 4 Human Rights and Public Health in the HIV/AIDS Pandemic; 5 Health Informational Privacy in the HIV/AIDS Epidemic; 6 Stigma, Social Risk, and Discrimination; Part 3. Policy, Politics, and Ethics; 7 Testing and Screening in the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: A Public Health and Human Rights Approach
  • 8 National HIV/AIDS Reporting9 Piercing the Veil of Secrecy: Partner Notification, the Right to Know, and the Duty to Warn; 10 The Politics of AIDS: Compulsory State Powers, Public Health, and Civil Liberties; Part 4. Special Populations; 11 Testing, Counseling, and Treatment after Sexual Assault; 12 Rights and Duties of Health Care Workers Living with HIV/AIDS; 13 Perinatal Transmission of HIV: Controversies in Screening and Policy; 14 The Interconnected Epidemics of AIDS and Drug Dependency; Part 5. AIDS in the World; 15 Screening and Exclusion of Travelers and Immigrants
  • 16 The Global Reach of HIV/AIDS: Science, Politics, Economics, and Research17 AIDS Policy, Politics, and Law: Reflections on the Pandemic; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index of Cases; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; M; P; R; S; T; General Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (492 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807875834
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000456644
  • (EBL)413298
  • (OCoLC)476236750
  • (SSID)ssj0000100618
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11124503
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000100618
  • (PQKBWorkID)10021283
  • (PQKB)10705553
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC413298
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000456644

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