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Author Thornton, Robert J
Title Unimagined community : sex, networks, and AIDS in Uganda and South Africa / Robert J. Thornton
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2008
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  RA643.86.U33 T46 2008    AVAILABLE    30520020689296
Descript xxi, 282 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series California series in public anthropology ; 20
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-274) and index
Introduction: meaning and structure in the study of AIDS -- Comparing Uganda and South Africa: sexual networks, family structure, and property -- The social determinants of sexual network configuration -- The tightening chain: civil society and Uganda's response to HIV/AIDS -- AIDS in Uganda: years of chaos and recovery -- Siliimu as native category: AIDS as local knowledge in Uganda -- Uganda"s indigenization of AIDS: governance and the political response in Uganda -- South Africa's struggle: the omission and commission of truth about AIDS -- Imagining AIDS: South Africa's viral politics -- Flows of sexual substance: the sexual network in South Africa -- Preventing AIDS: a new paradigm for a new strategy
Subject AIDS (Disease) -- Uganda -- Epidemiology
AIDS (Disease) -- South Africa -- Epidemiology
AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects -- Uganda
AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects -- South Africa
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- epidemiology -- South Africa
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- epidemiology -- Uganda
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- prevention & control -- South Africa
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- prevention & control -- Uganda
Anthropology, Cultural -- methods -- South Africa
Anthropology, Cultural -- methods -- Uganda
Health Policy -- South Africa
Health Policy -- Uganda
Sexual Behavior -- South Africa
Sexual Behavior -- Uganda
Socioeconomic Factors -- South Africa
Socioeconomic Factors -- Uganda
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