TITLE

Multiculturalism as Disease: Advocating AIDS

AUTHOR(S)
Norton, Jody
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Journal of Medical Humanities;Summer1998, Vol. 19 Issue 2/3, p99
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a muticultural critical analysis of HIV and AIDS. Model used in implementing national HIV/AIDS prevention and education efforts; Views of Susan Sontag on illness; Limitation of a coalitional/communitarian approach to HIV/AIDS.
ACCESSION #
11303092

 

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