Book ID: CBB000062835

AIDS: The burdens of history (1988)


Fee, Elizabeth (Editor)
Fox, Daniel M. (Editor)

University of California Press

Publication Date: 1988
Physical Details: ix + 362 pp.; illus.; notes; index

Description Contents: Fee, Elizabeth, Fox, Daniel M.: Introduction: AIDS, public policy, and historical inquiry. Charles E. Rosenberg: Disease and social order in America: Perceptions and expectations. Risse, Guenter B.: Epidemics and history: Ecological perspectives and social responses. Musto, David F.: Quarantine and the problem of AIDS. Fox, Daniel M.: The politics of physician's responsibility in epidemics: A note on history. Porter, Dorothy, Porter, Roy: The enforcement of health: The British debate. Fee, Elizabeth: Sin versus science: Venereal disease in 20th-century Baltimore. Brandt, Allan M.: AIDS: From social history to social policy. Fox, Daniel M., Karp, Diane R.: Images of plague: Infectious disease in the visual arts. Treichler, Paula A.: AIDS, gender, and biomedical discourse: Current contests for meaning. Oppenheimer, Gerald M.: In the eye of the storm: The epidemiological construction of AIDS. Altman, Dennis: Legitimation through disaster: AIDS and the gay movement. Fox, Daniel M.: AIDS and the American health polity: The history and prospects of a crisis of authority.

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Review Weeks, J. (1990) Review of "AIDS: The burdens of history". Medical History (pp. 354-55). unapi

Review Berkowitz, E.D. (1990) Review of "AIDS: The burdens of history". Journal of Social History (pp. 210-11). unapi

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