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Author Nattrass, Nicoli
Title The AIDS conspiracy : science fights back / Nicoli Nattrass
Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, c2012
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  RA643.8 .N37 2012    AVAILABLE    30520020753829
 人文社會聯圖  RA643.8 .N378 2012    AVAILABLE    30610020435707
Descript viii, 225 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-216) and index
The conspiratorial move against HIV science and its consequences -- AIDS origin conspiracy theories in the United States and South Africa -- Who believes AIDS conspiracy theories and why leadership matters -- Science, politics, and credibility : David Gilbert fights AIDS conspiracy beliefs in US prisons -- Science, conspiracy theory, and the South African AIDS policy tragedy -- Hero scientists, cultropreneurs, living icons, and praise-singers : AIDS denialism as community -- Defending the imprimatur of science : Duesberg and the medical hypotheses saga -- The conspiratorial move and the struggle for evidence-based medicine
Subject AIDS (Disease) -- Transmission
HIV infections -- United States
HIV infections -- South Africa
AIDS (Disease) -- United States
AIDS (Disease) -- South Africa
Medical policy -- United States
Medical policy -- South Africa
Conspiracy theories
Public opinion -- United States
Public opinion -- South Africa
HIV Infections -- South Africa
HIV Infections -- United States
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- South Africa
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- United States
Health Policy -- South Africa
Health Policy -- United States
Public Opinion -- South Africa
Public Opinion -- United States
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