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A Plague of Paradoxes: AIDS, Culture, and Demography in Northern Tanzania (Worlds of Desire: The Chicago Series on Sexuality, Gender, and Culture)

by Philip W. Setel

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Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS: social aspects,
  • Epidemiology & medical statistics,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Medical,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • AIDS & HIV,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Epidemiology,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / Cultural,
  • Social Science / Third World Development,
  • AIDS (Disease),
  • Chaga (African people),
  • Tanzania

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9723921M
    ISBN 100226748863
    ISBN 109780226748863

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    Responses.” In AIDS: the Burdens of History, Elizabeth Fee and Daniel M. Fox, eds. Berkeley: University of California Press, Setel, Philip W. A Plague of Paradoxes: AIDS, Culture and Demography in Northern Tanzania. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, Stillwaggon, Eileen. AIDS and the Ecology of Poverty. New York: Oxford. Introduction. Human migration has been the main source of epidemics throughout recorded history. 1 Migration is common in sub-Saharan Africa for social, political, and economic reasons. Labor migration is a prime reason for permanent migration and for seasonal mobility leading to prolonged separation of partners and families.2, 3, 4 Marriage and divorce or separations are Cited by:


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