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Shattered dreams? [electronic resource] : an oral history of the South African AIDS epidemic /
Gerald M. Oppenheimer, Ronald Bayer.
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New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2007.
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266 p. : map ; 25 cm.
ISBN
9780195307306
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New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2007.
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9780195307306
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abstract
Based on extended interviews with almost 90 doctors and nurses, 'Shattered Dreams?' is an oral history of how physicians and nurses in South Africa struggled to contend with the world's most catastrophic AIDS epidemic.
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7064533
 
Electronic reproduction. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009. (Oxford Scholarship Online). Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet Explorer 6.0 (or higher) or Firefox 2.0 (or higher). Available as searchable text in HTML format. Access restricted to subscribing institutions.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Based on extended interviews with almost 90 doctors and nurses, 'Shattered Dreams?' is an oral history of how physicians and nurses in South Africa struggled to contend with the world's most catastrophic AIDS epidemic.
Table of Contents
Introduction: AIDS and the Legacies of Apartheidp. 3
The Forgotten Epidemicp. 21
Facing AIDS: Denial, Indifference, and Fearp. 43
The Burdens of AIDS: Treatment and Its Discontentsp. 79
Limited Accessp. 123
Defiance: Creating Islands of Treatmentp. 157
New Beginnings?p. 199
Notesp. 239
Biographical Notesp. 247
Indexp. 253
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