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Author Anderson, Emma-Louise
Title Dependent agency in the global health regime [electronic resource] : local African responses to donor AIDS efforts / by Emma-Louise Anderson, Amy S. Patterson
Imprint New York : Palgrave Macmillan US : Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017
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Descript xiv, 141 p. : digital ; 22 cm
Note 1. Dependent Agency and the AIDS Enterprise: Global Programs, Local Actions -- 2. Unique Opportunities in a Dynamic Aid Architecture: The Conditions for Agency -- 3. Performing, Extraverting, and Resisting: The Strategies of Dependent Agents -- 4. Complex Power on the Margins: The Implications of Dependent Agency
This volume examines how local actors respond to Africa's high dependence on donor health funds. It conceptualizes dependent agency, a condition in which local people can both influence and be dependent on donor programs. Focusing on AIDS projects in Malawi and Zambia, the book questions the role of Africans in a dynamic aid architecture and their responses to the myriad of opportunities and constraints that accompany it
Host Item Springer eBooks
Subject AIDS (Disease) -- Zambia
AIDS (Disease) -- Malawi -- Public opinion
Political Science and International Relations
African Politics
Political Economy
Poverty, Aid and Development
Development Policy
Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Alt Author Patterson, Amy S
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