The Resource Women, families, and HIV/AIDS : a sociological perspective on the epidemic in America, Carole A. Campbell

Women, families, and HIV/AIDS : a sociological perspective on the epidemic in America, Carole A. Campbell

Label
Women, families, and HIV/AIDS : a sociological perspective on the epidemic in America
Title
Women, families, and HIV/AIDS
Title remainder
a sociological perspective on the epidemic in America
Statement of responsibility
Carole A. Campbell
Title variation
Women, families & HIV/AIDS
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Women make up 16 percent of total AIDS cases in the United States today, and the number of women with HIV disease is now growing at a faster rate than that of men
  • Women are contracting HIV through heterosexual transmission faster than by any other means of transmission, including injection drug use. How did female cases in the United States grow from 43 in 1983 to over 2, 000 times that number 14
  • Years later? What factors have influenced the course of the epidemic for women?
  • What has been the impact of this disease on women and on families? This book offers the first comprehensive sociological explanation
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Campbell, Carole A
Index
index present
LC call number
RA644.A25
LC item number
C3627 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1999 F-629
  • WC 503.7
NLM item number
C187w 1999
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • HIV infections
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  • HIV Infections
  • Social Environment
  • Family Health
  • Women
  • HIV-positive women
  • AIDS (Disease) in women
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • Sida
  • Infections à VIH
  • Syndrome d'immunodéficience acquise
  • Infections à VIH
  • Santé des femmes
  • Relations familiales
  • Environnement social
  • Syndrome d'immunodéficience acquise
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • HIV infections
  • HIV-Infektion
  • Geschlechterbeziehung
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Frau
  • Gesundheitsverhalten
  • Familienbeziehung
  • Kongress
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Women, families, and HIV/AIDS : a sociological perspective on the epidemic in America, Carole A. Campbell
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-245) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Epidemiology, risk/transmission, and natural history of HIV disease in women and children -- Female reproductive health and sexuality -- Women at risk: drug use and prostitution -- Gender, culture, race, and class -- Men, gender roles, and sexuality -- Women, motherhood, and the family -- Women, families, and HIV/AIDS
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 257 pages
Isbn
9780521566797
Lccn
98029607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39545267
  • (OCoLC)ocm39545267
Label
Women, families, and HIV/AIDS : a sociological perspective on the epidemic in America, Carole A. Campbell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-245) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Epidemiology, risk/transmission, and natural history of HIV disease in women and children -- Female reproductive health and sexuality -- Women at risk: drug use and prostitution -- Gender, culture, race, and class -- Men, gender roles, and sexuality -- Women, motherhood, and the family -- Women, families, and HIV/AIDS
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 257 pages
Isbn
9780521566797
Lccn
98029607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)39545267
  • (OCoLC)ocm39545267

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